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In the particle of me that cares for this, I betrayed those little atoms with a kiss

Articles

The power in our genes

Culture
Science

Naomi Alderman and Adam Rutherford in conversation

Podcast

An apartment swap gone wrong

Podcast

Welcome to Lagos and You Too Can Have a Body Like Mine

Podcast

Laura Cumming has been the art critic of the Observer since 1999. Previously, she was Arts Editor for the New Statesman, presenter of Nightwaves on BBC Radio 3, and arts producer at the BBC World Service. Her previous book, A Face to the World: On Self-Portraits received widespread critical acclaim. Laura’s latest book is The Vanishing Man: In Pursuit of Velázquez.

Podcast

The inside story of Artificial Intelligence

Events

Discover how our genes make us who we are

Podcast

The comedy legend discusses the art of a funny five line poem

The poetry of the periodic table

Culture
Science

This is an edited transcript of a talk that took place at Birmingham’s Think Tank in November 2016 as part of Little Atoms’ Two Cultures series, supported by Arts Council England. Illustrations by Emma Wright

Podcast

Neil Denny sits down with the writer, artist, and award-winning filmmaker to talk about his new book

Something as simple as a star

Culture
Science

A conversation between scientist Lucie Green and poet Simon Barraclough 

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