Author: Ben Biggs

Interview with a real-life Cyborg

Doctor Kevin Warwick is an author, engineer, and all-round cyber guru. He’s well-placed to understand the concepts behind the latest Keanu Reeves sci-fi flick, Replicas – because Dr. Warwick has had several cybernetic implants...

What would happen if the Sun disappeared?

It’s dark and cold in the Northern Hemisphere at this time of year. But what sort of chaotic consequences would arise if the Sun was to disappear altogether tomorrow? Could humanity survive? Follow this...

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You can’t live without steroids: here’s why

Steroid hormones are a group of chemical messages made from cholesterol. This fatty, waxy chemical has four fixed rings in its structure, and this forms the backbone of five types of long-range chemical signals....