The Prospect Podcast
How we found the writers, artists and scientists shaping our times
The author of Superior: The Return of Race Science takes us behind the headlines—and the science
Why it's time for an equality revolution in parenting
Prospect Team / June 16, 2020
It's become somewhat of a trend to warn of a "global sleep crisis." But where's the science backing that up?
The man was revered among his 20th century contemporaries as a god, and worked alongside Bertrand Russell and Ludwig Wittgenstein. Why has history forgotten him?
Lessons from Coriolanus, King Lear, and Venus and Adonis
The Dutch historian makes a case for optimism in difficult times
Seeing the celebrated novelist and author of Middlemarch in a new light
Margaret MacMillan, Dani Rodrik and Ngaire Woods on reshaping the globe after the pandemic
The Oxford geographer on whether we can escape the hectic pace of our lives—and how the pandemic is re-shaping our imagination