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A Summer Gaze

The Summer 2014 Quarterly tackles image and object.

How the Mormons Conquered America

The success of the Mormon religion is a study in social adaptation.

The Astronomer Royal

Lord Martin Rees tells us about black holes and existential risks.

Third Data Server From the Sun

The Earth is becoming a computer visible across galactic distance.

Ingenious: Gregory Laughlin

An astrophysicist looks into the future and the distance.

James Doty’s Helper’s High

He gave away his last $30 million and felt free—a case study in altruism.

Picasso and Einstein Got the Picture

Breakthroughs in science and art begin with an image.