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May 15, 2019

Artwork of the Week: Others Will Follow

Inspired by the speech Richard Nixon would have given if the Apollo 11 mission ended in disaster, Others Will Follow reflects on the inspirational impact of interplanetary travel.


May 23, 2019

The Politicisation of Abortion

Last week two American states—Alabama and Georgia—voted in harsh new abortion laws. The law in Alabama will make abortion illegal in all cases—including rape—except for when necessary to save a mother’s life (at the discretion of her doctor). Georgia, meanwhile, passed a “heartbeat” bill, making abortion illegal after 6 weeks, and also includes no exception […]


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