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The Rogue’s Guide to Navigating the Current State of Science in 2017

Here are five free resources for backing up, complementing, and expanding on our access to science in a year that's seen the rise of alternative facts.


How Darwin's Book On the Origin of Species Changed America

We spoke with author Randall Fuller about Charles Darwin, his groundbreaking book, and our modern relationship with the theory of natural selection.


In Sickness and in Health Insurance: 13 Books on the State of Health Care

We've compiled a list of 13 books that offers perspectives on the experience of getting sick and paying for getting sick.


Thinking Machines: 7 of the Best Books on Artificial Intelligence

These seven books on artificial intelligence guide you through the history and the future of robotics, AI, body modification, the Singularity, and more.


The Brain Defense: A Real-Life Legal Thriller for Science Buffs

In The Brain Defense, Kevin Davis reports on a 1991 murder case that questions the extent to which we can blame our brains for an act of violence.


Meet the Group of Extreme Rationalists Bent on Cheating Death

Mark O’Connell, author of To Be a Machine, joins us to talk about the transhumanist movement, a bunch of radical rationalists who aim to beat mortality.