Two astronomers have stunned the scientific community with their claim that another world circles beyond the eight known worlds.
A new adaptation of Michael Crichton’s “Westworld” invites the audience to sympathise with its android characters.
Numbering in the tens of thousands, are Pakistan’s infamous religious schools really beyond reform?
According to Rowan Williams, St Augustine does not deserve his bad reputation as a dogmatic braggart. Is he right?
The assumption that homophobic attackers are themselves secretly gay lets straight society off the hook.
Michael Rosen's column on language and its uses.
Laurie Taylor discovers he is losing height.
Controversy over a student protest in India has exposed the dangerous rise of nationalism in the world’s largest democracy.
A new book challenges the idea that modern science gave birth to unbelief, tracing it back to the Greeks and Romans.
The cryonics industry promises to freeze and revive the human brain. Neuroscientist Clive Coen explains why this is wishful thinking.
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