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Anthony Gottlieb

Anthony Gottlieb

is a contributor to the New Yorker, a former executive editor of The Economist and author of “The Dream of Reason”

The limits of science

Plenty of today’s scientific theories will one day be discredited. So should we be sceptical of science itself?

Faith equals fertility

Religious people have more babies than non-believers--and not just for the obvious reasons. Anthony Gottlieb looks into a philosophical puzzle