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Bryan Appleyard hosts

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Alchemy, Anarchy, and Science

Science is perhaps the defining triumph of the modern world. Yet it is increasingly under attack both from those who fear its consequences and those who question its claims to unique authority. Is there any real alternative or are we just seeing the return of myth and superstition?

Is the pursuit of eternal youth fair on the young?

Speakers: Aubrey de Grey, Mary Warnock, John Harris, Athene Donald

Scientists now claim a brave new world of designer humans is on our doorstep. I...

Speakers: Aubrey de Grey, Athene Donald, John Harris, Mary Warnock