The Future

What does it mean to be a machine?

Transhumanism is the subject of To Be A Machine, the the 2017 Royal Society Insight Investment Science Book Prize-shortlisted book by Mark O’Connell, which explores the philosophy and science behind improving our minds and bodies beyond what nature gave us.

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Inspiring women in engineering

To celebrate International Women in Engineering Day 2017 we asked some of the most exceptional women in the field to tell us what inspired them to enter engineering as a career.