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The elegance of mathematics meets the breathtaking complexity of the natural world
Director — Cristóbal Vila
Why it’s so easy to cheat without feeling dishonest
Chimeras and lightning: a radical perspective on the evolution of complex life
An immersive journey through Germany’s massive transition to renewable energy
on dark matter
‘Either 96 per cent of the Universe is unknown to us or we are completely wrong about the way we think the Universe works’
The intellectual history of the debate around assisted suicide
Made to order
Parents already put their children under intense pressure to compete in the world. Will gene editing make it worse?
on the weak link in democracy
‘There is scope for government at every level – local, national and international – to be made radically participatory’
Science is not a ‘body of knowledge’ – it’s a dynamic, ongoing reconfiguration of knowledge and must be free to change
David P Barash
Richard Feynman on why science adds beauty in the Universe: it does not subtract
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