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Environment Innovation Science & Physics Technology

Scientists create wood that could compete with concrete and steel

The super-strong wood that could…

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Science & Physics Society & Culture

The enduring myth of the alien invasion

What if we’re Guinea pigs in our own private zoological experiment?

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Technology

Google Glass and an always-on surveillance society

What do Google Glass and 3d printing have in common? No-one has seriously considered their implications for society in a broad context.

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Technology

Guns. Drugs. 3d printing. Enjoy.

While at college, I remember seeing a documentary on stereolithography, which we today know as 3d printing. My first thought? Guns.

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Business Microsoft

Microsoft Office mark up a rip off for Britain

So there I was, on the cusp of purchasing a copy of Microsoft Office for Mac Home & Business…