Michael Brooks holds a PhD in quantum physics. He writes a weekly science column for the New Statesman, and his most recent book is At The Edge of Uncertainty: 11 Discoveries Taking Science By Surprise.

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Business blog
18 July 2013
We should do better with what science has provided.
Business blog
11 July 2013
Brighter than the sun.
Michael Brooks
04 July 2013
Silver bullets.
Michael Brooks
27 June 2013
After many false starts it’s a research field that is just now coming of age.
Business blog
20 June 2013
Talk of the devil.
Michael Brooks
14 June 2013
At Cern, the European laboratory for particle physics, it’s no longer just about the Large Hadron Collider (LHC)...
Sci-Tech
06 June 2013
A discussion with Lee Smolin.
Michael Brooks
30 May 2013
If we can improve, we should.
Michael Brooks
17 May 2013
Iowan James Hansen needs the attention.
Michael Brooks
16 May 2013
Here’s a fun experiment. Give your child – or a neighbour’s child, if you don’t have one of...
Michael Brooks
02 May 2013
Drink and snack manufacturers used to be vilified for making a profit out of making us fat. With the new Health and...
Michael Brooks
01 May 2013
Crick and Watson show us what's to come.
Michael Brooks
09 April 2013
On 25 March, the Science Museum announced the winners of the Great British Innovation Vote. The Human Fertilisation and...
Sci-Tech
27 March 2013
But don't despair - we might be struggling but we are not beaten yet.
Michael Brooks
21 March 2013
The new gold rush.

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