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Why We Can’t Rule Out Bigfoot

How the null hypothesis keeps the hairy hominid alive.

Six Pictures of Paradise

I was puzzled by the artist’s photographs of my home in the Amazon—then I looked again.

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.