Science & Technology
Ray Kurzweil predicts that by 2029 scientists will have created conscious computers. Rubbish
Mark Walport will be nobody’s fool as he becomes the government’s chief scientific adviser on 1st April. Walport, who headed the Wellcome Trust for a decade and succeeds John Beddington, wants a...
A Prospect event on fracking
More nuclear power would boost Britain's economy
Good ten-day weather forecasts are in reach—but is that the limit?
Can a reality TV show change Middle Eastern attitudes about science?