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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.

No ads, no paywall, no clickbait – just thought-provoking ideas from the world’s leading thinkers, free to all. But we can’t do it without you.

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Nina Lyon
Writer, Wales

Nina Lyon is working on a PhD on The Hunting of the Snark at Cardiff University. Her essay Mushroom Season (2013) was a runner-up for the FT/Bodley Head Essay Prize, and her first book, Uprooted (2016), was the recipient of the Roger Deakin Award. She lives in Hay-on-Wye in Wales.

Written by Nina Lyon