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John Gray is the New Statesman's lead book reviewer. His latest book is "The Immortalisation Commission: Science and the Strange Quest to Cheat Death (Penguin, £9.99).
A moving conclusion to a grand saga.
How a mad monk spawned our ideas of egalitarianism.
Robots can teach us how to live.
The naturalist Richard Mabey’s latest book shows how human beings best find health and pleasure not
Remembering a mystical era.
The intensifying struggle for natural resources.
We human beings persist in thinking of ourselves as a unique species, endowed with special insight i
The piety and provincialism of Eric Hobsbawm.