How to make the internet great again

Can we reboot the web to make it a place of promise, not dread?

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Can we make the internet great again?

We’ve enlisted the help of digital experts to reveal how we can get the web back to its honourable roots.

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Women in science history we don’t talk about

Science historians Leila McNeill and Anna Reser tell us about the hidden women who contributed to our understanding of the world.

Mind-mending medicine

Psilocybin, the psychedelic substance in magic mushrooms, could be used as an effective treatment for depression.

How to build a martian mega city

What could the first metropolis on the Red Planet look like?

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  • Could a pill help people lose weight?
  • The Harvard Astronomer hunting for alien technology
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Issue 361 on sale 17 March 2021

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