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Our final century?

I came across a short TED talk by Martin Rees called Can we prevent the end of the World?. This lead me to another related talk by Martin Rees – which I’ve included below – called… 736 more words

Global Warming

We're Not Done Yet.

Martin Rees, O.M. astronomer royal, former master of Trinity College, and ex-president of the Royal Society, to whom the phrase “absence of evidence isn’t evidence of absence” is attributed, says, even though it took us four billion years to get here, … 291 more words

Science

Colliding Worlds 4: Science fiction

Wellcome Collection recently hosted Colliding Worlds, an event exploring the extraordinary research of Martin Rees, Astronomer Royal, in the thought-provoking context of a conversation with curator and art critic… 457 more words

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Colliding Worlds 3: Sixth extinction

Wellcome Collection recently hosted Colliding Worlds, an event exploring the extraordinary research of Martin Rees, Astronomer Royal, in the thought-provoking context of a conversation with curator and art critic… 483 more words

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Colliding Worlds 2: Ecological disaster

Wellcome Collection recently hosted Colliding Worlds, an event exploring the extraordinary research of Martin Rees, Astronomer Royal, in the thought-provoking context of a conversation with curator and art critic… 1,026 more words

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Colliding Worlds 1: Why astronomy?

Wellcome Collection recently hosted Colliding Worlds, an event exploring the extraordinary research of Martin Rees, Astronomer Royal, in the thought-provoking context of a conversation with curator and art critic… 465 more words

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