As Liberal western democracy crumbles, exemplified by the demise of parliament in the UK, the reigning in of Macron in France and Germany’s slide into coalition pantomime; the internet domination... read more
Big data helps us understand the world we live in – but this comes at a price. Lars Mensel and Thore Barfuss sat down with world-renowned data expert Stephen Wolfram to discuss the dangers of vast data troves, the afterlife, and unorthodox baby names.
Jack Cohen occupies a peculiar position among scientists: In addition to his scholarly work, he has published several books in collaboration with the fantasy author Terry Pratchett. Cohen sat down with Martin Eiermann to discuss the link between science and science fiction, the nature of knowledge, and the decline of university education.