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The Gathering Storm - Part I

Rana Mitter argues that America remains dominant.

Rana Mitter
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The Gathering Storm - Part II

Martin Jacques argues for China's inevitable rise.

Martin Jacques
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Consciousness, Actually

What are the key questions on consciousness?

Ted Honderich

Ending the Oil Age

How do we accelerate the transition to an oil-free future?

Jess Worth

The Triumph of Art over Science

Science measures nature. Art aims to improve it.

Stephen Bayley
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Science is Rebellion

Knowledge relies on throwing out what we think.

Carlo Rovelli
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When the Money Runs Out

Economic setback breeds political extremism.

Stephen D. King
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Mental Health: Visions of the Future

What will be the treatments of tomorrow?

Dinesh Bhugra
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The Science Delusion

The delusions underlying the scientific worldview.

Rupert Sheldrake
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Climate Change: a Rhetoric of Risk

Are climate change sceptics unfairly ignored?

Benny Peiser
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Music and Memory: 3 questions with Joanna Bailie

The composer discusses the unique power of music.

Joanna Bailie
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The Uniqueness of Humanity

Evolution may have no purpose, but do we?

Nicholas Maxwell
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DIY DNA

Personal genomics: life-saver or Pandora's box?

Matt Jameson Evans
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Why Study Philosophy?

What does philosophy actually do?

Peter Hacker
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The Immortal Now

Can philosophy teach us how to die?

Robert Rowland Smith
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Trust Me, I'm Google

Could social media be good for our health?

Victoria Lambert
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The Music Instinct

Music is a key part of what makes us human.

Philip Ball
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Socrates vs Jesus

Steve Fuller compares two icons of Western culture

Steve Fuller
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