Science & Technology
The triumphs of 20th century space exploration were colossal. Will Britain play a role in the triumphs of the 21st?
To Newquay—and beyond
John Mather / June 13, 2018
"Space is where we are looking for hints about where we, and the whole Earth, came from"
The industry is growing quickly in the UK, bringing new opportunities and potential for growth—but where, and how much? Prospect gives you the numbers
Space—it's not all cold hard politics
Sam Gyimah / June 13, 2018
The science minister on whether Britain will go it alone after Brexit
Philip Ball / June 12, 2018
New calculations shed light on one of science’s great puzzles
Earlier this year Prospect science writer Philip Ball had his own “mini-brain” grown in a laboratory. Researchers now plan to put the method to different use, and in doing so learn more about an...
The science in Philip Ball's new book takes us to a place beyond weird
National numeracy day is a rallying point in the UK’s ongoing battle to get over its maths problem
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