Science & Technology
Brian Semple / November 20, 2009
The Large Hadron Collider, the world's largest and most powerful particle accelerator, was launched in September 2008 to much fanfare. It was expected that the collider would address the...
The media is full of scare stories about how Twitter and other new technologies are shrinking our attention spans. But there could be hidden benefits to our busy, distracted lives
China’s monopoly on rare earth metals could choke economies across the world
The Times featured a typically forthright piece from philosopher Roger Scruton last month, in the wake of an Australian report recommending that children be banned from watching television until they...
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