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A tribute from the Astronomer Royal.
26 November 2014
What does the future look like?
02 May 2012
Einstein averred that “the most incomprehensible thing about the universe is that it is comprehensible”. He...
09 June 2011
Are we all doomed?
23 April 2011
It was a surprise to me to be awarded the Templeton Prize, joining an eclectic roll-call of scientists, philosophers,...
29 December 2010
Fifty years ago, the American physicist Theodore Maiman created the first laser. At first, it seemed a curiosity; not...
Women urinating on the street in the small hours: the mark of a Britain in crisis, or the ultimate bonding experience?