Sixty years ago, philosopher Hannah Arendt argued an interplanetary perspective may be bad news for humanity as we know it.
Sound needs matter to propagate, so the vast vacuum of space is not just empty − it’s silent.
After a decade of brutal competition, hackney drivers are being invited in from the cold.
Study on antisemitic conspiracy theories shows they can make groups turn inwards for support and more fearful of others.
To avert climate breakdown, most of the world’s coal, oil and gas must stay underground.
Hybrid viruses can emerge from co-infections. And we don’t know their effects.
Mystery has surrounded the Q* project that OpenAI has been working on.
The felling of iconic trees is a highly emotive issue – but the damage needs to be repaired with care.
Oil and gas must be eliminated from heating systems over the coming years.
The benefits of collagen may be important for our physical health, particularly as we get older.
Our academics review the finalists ahead of the announcement of the winner on December 7.
Society’s wealthiest are responsible for generating climate change – but who are these people, and why are their emissions so high?
A 30-minute walk three times a week was shown to improve physical health and brain function in people with Down’s syndrome.
In Byatt’s fiction, northern locations become emblems of the climate crisis and of how human actions have detrimental effects on the whole planet.
AI research should be open to all.
The original storyline for Road Dahl’s “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” contained some stunning parallels to the trans-Atlantic slave trade.
Artificial wombs could drastically change how the decision to become a parent fits into many people’s lives.
The Rebecca riots saw Welsh farmers disguised as women destroy tollgates as a way of challenging what they believed was an oppressive taxation system.
Private jet from London to COP28 in Dubai is 11 times more polluting than a commercial aircraft.
The right of Argentinians to work and travel looks to be under threat, as the new president threatens to leave a regional agreement.