Nerve links between brain and other organs. The landscapes inside us. The mystery at the heart of physics. The goodness paradox. The long reach of family ties. What is a complex system? NFTs. Computer-assisted proofs. White matter and human behavior. Melanie Mitchell. And more.
A new law of human travel. The NFT art market. mRNA vaccines for other diseases. What to do with dead car batteries? The future of fracking. Chernobyl again. 52 fragrances and how to think about them. Michel Foucault. Adam Curtis. Carlo Rovelli. And more.
Adding is favoured over subtracting in problem solving. What’s next for physics’ standard model? Large-scale origami. Maxwell’s demon. The hidden groundwater crisis. Van Gogh’s letters. Stephen Hawking. Ted Chiang. Jenny Erpenbeck. And more.
Dance, property rights, copyright protection and the commons. What is life? Is philosophy an art? Readers relationship with fictional characters. The 2021 Abel Prize. The dental cold sensing system. Protons. Imaginary numbers. Jean-Luc Nancy. Philip Roth. Tove Ditlevsen. Ernst Cassirer. And more.
Against relevance in art. Dust from space. Black Holes. Bird cognition. Brutalism. Jeff Koons teaches art and creativity. A brief cultural history of arm chairs and rocking chairs. Jürgen Habermas. Federico Fellini. Georges Perec. And more.