Promoting equality in science: what works, and what doesn’t?

On this Ada Lovelace Day, what can we do to fix inequalities in science? In a parallel universe created by William Gibson and Bruce Sterling in the 1990 steampunk novel The Difference Engine, Ada Lovelace is depicted as a dreamy, untethered gambling addict past her mathematical prime.

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How Did Consciousness Evolve?

Ever since Charles Darwin published On the Origin of Species in 1859, evolution has been the grand unifying theory of biology. Yet one of our most important biological traits, consciousness, is rarely studied in the context of evolution.

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