Andrew Knight

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How to Slam Dunk Creationists When It Comes to The Theory of Evolution

Because this argument is barely worth having.<p>The 2001 discovery of the seven million-year-old Sahelanthropus, the first known upright ape-like …

I've heard enough of the white male rage narrative | Hadley Freeman

America’s white working classes have suffered. But it shouldn’t be taboo to call voters out for falling for racist and sexist messages<p>Become a Guardian supporter or make a contribution<p>‘Grab ’em by the pussy” was the line that was supposed to have ended Donald Trump’s campaign for presidency. …

These Flexible Composite Wings Morph Into Different Shapes

Wing morphing could be the next big innovation in aviation.<p>Composite materials, many built around atomic carbon structures like graphene, are revolutionizing manufacturing industries from car frames to robotics to building infrastructure. Thanks to a combination of high strength, heat resistance, …

I read the 87-year-old book recommended by Elon Musk, and my favorite chapter reveals the dark side of innovation and adventure

I recently tracked down and read William Bolitho's "Twelve Against the Gods," an out-of-print, one-time bestseller from 1929 that's become scarce in …

Boeing Boasts: We'll Beat SpaceX to Mars!

NASA's path to Mars -- and Boeing's -- looks anything but straightforward compared to SpaceX's. Image source: NASA.<p>SpaceX wants to go to Mars -- by now, that's common knowledge. But did you know that <b>Boeing</b> (NYSE: BA) wants to go to Mars, too? And that it plans to get there before SpaceX?<p>It's true. …

It took me over a month to hunt down an 87-year-old book Elon Musk recommended, and I'm glad I did

As Bloomberg reported, copies of the book immediately were scarce. The work is currently available on Amazon for a not-at-all intimidating $575.<p>I volunteered to find and read it because I like history and old books. The epic title didn't hurt either — to me, "Twelve Against the Gods" sounds kind of …

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