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Paul Davies

Paul Davies

    Martian lookalikes could be on Earth
    Martian lookalikes could be on Earth
    And it is not a search for life. Nasa's Mars rover Curiosity will sniff for chemicals that could be necessary for life, but it will not be...
    Cancer: beat of an ancient drum?
    Cancer: beat of an ancient drum?
    Forty years ago President Richard Nixon declared a "war on cancer". Yet in spite of $100-billion of ­taxpayer-funded research in the United States...
    Cancer: The beat of an ancient drum?
    Cancer: The beat of an ancient drum?
    Forty years ago president Richard Nixon declared a "war on cancer". Yet in spite of $100-billion of taxpayer-funded research in the US alone, the...
    Fly me to Mars. One-way
    Fly me to Mars. One-way
    Neil Armstrong's first small step for man was widely believed to be the start of a long and glorious road to the stars. Forty years after the first...
    Cracking the Cinderella enigma
    Cracking the Cinderella enigma
    Scientists are slowly waking up to an inconvenient truth -- the universe looks suspiciously like a fix. At issue are the very laws of nature...