Science & Technology
Philip Ball / January 23, 2014
“The public image of maths as incomprehen-sible is only part of the story... Some of the hardest problems are the most simply stated” © Peter M. Fisher/Corbis Our cultural relationship...
Fancy seeing what Britain was like in the old days? Head to the Natural History Museum for “Britain: One Million Years of the Human Story,” from 13th February (www.nhm.ac.uk). Revisiting the era...
Andrew Whitby / January 21, 2014
Will this be the year that America's "soft power" finally crumbles allowing foreign rivals more influence over the world's digital infrastructure?
The consumer release of immersive gaming headset the Oculus Rift, expected in 2014, will be the first step on the road to creating true virtual worlds
Genetic testing will make treating illnesses cheaper and more efficient
Comets could hold the secret of how life began on Earth
The need for the public to realise the alarming state of the ocean was highlighted during a recent event which Prospect hosted with The Global Ocean Commission