A quarterly journal of ideas, science and culture from the Rationalist Association
Today we take it for granted that something called “nature” exists. But the concept owes much to a Prussian adventurer
A new generation of female singers are rejecting patriotic tub-thumping and documenting the dark heart of rural America.Read more
Chemistry, Biology, Physics: Three scientists talk through big recent developments in their fields.Read more
Never be lost for something to read with Play Dice, which randomly loads articles specially selected by our editors.
Perfect for your phone.
Talented new writers, an elegant new design and thought-provoking content—delivered to your door.
Our archive features hundreds of podcasts with guests from the godless world of science, the arts and entertainment, people like Jonathan Miller, Stephen Fry, Ann Druyan, Richard Dawkins, Isy Sutie and Simon Singh.
The Rationalist Association is independent, irreverent & non-profit. We are supported by our members.