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Aeon is a registered charity committed to the spread of knowledge and a cosmopolitan worldview. Our mission is to create a sanctuary online for serious thinking.

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Ben Thomas
Writer, Freelance

Ben Thomas is is a journalist whose writing covers the frontiers of science, history, culture and geography. He is the author of The Cradle and the Sword, a historical novel set in ancient Mesopotamia.

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