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'Beware the affluence of gold': on reading Diderot in the age of Trump

groundbreaking art criticism and proto-Darwinian science fiction. To round this out, he also authored some of the century’s most influential political writing – much of it now eerily prescient in the ... read more

On Writing (Very) Modern History

The whole project raises some interesting questions about just what history is, how we define it, and how we separate it from (for instance) journalism or political science ... cultural and sexual. Bu... read more

Spirals of science

Shifting my focus to literature review and writing offered a welcome respite. And although I didn't expect it, this historical venture ended up teaching me how science proceeds across ... protocol whi... read more

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Meet the Finalists of the 2018 BookLife Prize

The novel gets into history in multiple ways ... I got this attitude of “oh, we’re real authors, we don’t write science fiction—we don’t write superheroes.” So, I tried to do a capital-L-literature st... read more


The Week In Russia: The Rights Activist, The Writer, And The President

Putin also seemed to tailor his remarks there to deliver a message, focusing mainly on the writer's ... pioneering science and admirable art, and held its own for decades in the Cold War with the West ... read more

Geek of the Week: Gerard Medioni is a man on the Go, turning Amazon’s retail concept into a reality

I find inspiration in science fiction. Authors such as Jules Verne ... Time machine but as passive observer, as changing the course of history gets horribly complicated very quickly. I’d use it to fin... read more

The secret history of science fiction's women writers: The Future is Female!

Eminent science fiction scholar Lisa Yaszek (Georgia Tech Professor of Science Fiction in the School of Literature, Media, and Communication) has edited "The Future Is Female! 25 Classic Science Ficti... read more

On the Origin of Science Writers

This was the origin of this thread of origins. I will be asking science writers around the world to do what they do best – tell a story – about the thing they know best – themselves. This will be a pe... read more

Computing the origin of life

Credit: Simone Marchi/SwRI As a principal investigator in the NASA Ames Exobiology Branch, Andrew Pohorille is searching for the origin of life ... a sea-change in how science can tackle the ... read more

Tips: Ed Yong's On The Origin Of Science Writers

But worry no more as Ed Yong and 150 other science writers come to the rescue. In On the Origin of Science Writers, Ed asks science writers who have experience in the field, two questions: How did you ... read more

Half-Size, Ruffle-Headed Relative of Triceratops Discovered

The study was published online in October in the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science Bulletin. As a senior writer for Live Science, Laura Geggel covers general science, including the envi... read more



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