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Michael Brooks holds a PhD in quantum physics. His most recent book is At the Edge of Uncertainty: 11 Discoveries Taking Science by Surprise.
Sixty five years after Turing's death, his scientific gift to the world is still being unwrapped.
Why race has nothing to do with genetics – and everything to do with how we choose to see ourselves.
A little more time spent on the editing, and a little less spent in marketing meetings, would have created a better book.
Our leaders need to act like the outbreak has already started – because for all we know it may have.
Our modern addiction to sugar is killing us – and it may be too late to stop it.
Whenever we have ventured into new experimental territory, we’ve discovered that our previous “knowledge” was woefully incomplete. So what to make of Italian physicist Carlo Rovelli?
Rethink: the Surprising History of New Ideas by Steven Poole reviewed.
Spoiler: the best way to avoid Alzheimer's is to stay young.
The saving grace for Europe and North America will be their relative affluence and greater levels of education.
How neurostimulation fooled us all – and why the field needs to take a hard look at its methods in future.