The lab

Recent progress in the fight against Aids shows that throwing money at problems can work
John Maddox  

The lab

Molecular biologists can now tell us who is related to whom in the chain of life
John Maddox  

The lab

We should spare his neighbours' cattle until we know how prions destroy the nervous system
John Maddox  

The lab

The "Brave New World" brigade is worrying unnecessarily about human cloning
John Maddox  

Gene trade

Patent laws were designed to protect actual inventions, not discoveries of natural phenomena. Patenting the human gene is challenging that rule. This is not in the public interest
John Maddox  

Alpha and omega

For half a century the Big Bang theory has dominated attempts to explain the origin of the Universe. It is now being discredited by 16 billion year old stars. John Maddox explains the new crisis in cosmology
John Maddox