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Simon Willis

Simon Willis

is digital and design editor of 1843

Inside job

Driverless technology will change how vehicles look. Simon Willis talks to the designers who are rethinking their interiors

Off the edge of the world

Daniel Defoe’s novel about a ship-wrecked sailor has fascinated readers for centuries. Simon Willis got a taste of Robinson Crusoe’s life when he visited its island inspiration

Time travel

An isochronic map shows where to go, how long it took to get there – and what changes were on the way

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