Working at the frontiers of knowledge – and the edge of...

The Ig Nobel Prize is science at its most curious, writes Irteza Ishraq

US and Russian space agencies to work on new moon-orbiting space...

The agreement demonstrates NASA's belief that the key to future space exploration is co-operation

The rise of nuclear weapons

Irteza Ishraq outlines the ascent of nuclear physics from the lab to the battlefield

The internet rules international relations

Katherine Pye outlines the influence of the internet revolution on global politics.

Controlling your emotions

Suzan Asya Yavuz outlines how to harness your ‘Emotional Intelligence’ to attain a clearer mind and halt procrastination.

Playing God since 10,000 BCE

It is time to come to terms with our ability to manipulate nature.

The UK education system needs to evolve

Mark Roper argues that an understanding of evolution is vital to modern society, and that schools must adapt to reflect this.

Race to the Red Planet

From NASA to SpaceX, Matthew Nicholson outlines why we want to go to Mars, and who is going to take us there.

The future of medical diagnosis is now

Ellie Blake explains how genes, proteins, and iPhones are shaping the way we tackle disease

CRISPR-Cas9 to the rescue

By editing our genomes the technology derived from bacteria is primed to cut cancer and hammer HIV, says Dan Simonsen


A separate paper deems feminist philosophy abnormal

Students should question whether the introduction of the paper is necessarily a 'good thing'

Crazy bop at Exeter. But where were all the suckling pigs?

Oxford needs to re-evaluate its disciplinary methods

What’s cooler than Huel?

It seems man can indeed live on Huel alone. The question is, why would he ever want to?

Oxford Men make surprise late change to Boat Race crew

Joshua Bugajski, a veteran of two Boat Races, has been replaced by Benedict Aldous

Feminist philosophy will revolutionise our worldview

The new course is a step towards diversifying philosophy at oxford