Jonathan Gamble

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Everyday risks: when statistics can't predict the future

We love data. For the past two years we have crunched numbers about dangers of every kind. And there are plenty of dangers about.<p>But – a big but – …

Yes, nanoscience can enhance humans – but ethical guidelines must be agreed

Engineers are trained to try to figure out how to achieve things that humans cannot and in nanoscience and nanotechnology that challenge is no …

Why do identical twins end up having such different lives?

Barbara Oliver has had an intriguing relationship with her identical twin sister, Christine, over the decades. Throughout their childhoods, they were …

England v Barbarians: Matt Kvesic has a golden chance to be Stuart Lancaster's perfect seven

Worcester's genuine openside flanker can bring much-needed balance to England's back row<p>A brave new <b>England</b>? Well, they take on the Barbarians on Sunday afternoon with a fly-half (Freddie Burns) possessing more tricks than David Copperfield, an inside centre (Billy Twelvetrees) with a passing game, …

Eric Weinstein may have found the answer to physics' biggest problems

Two years ago, a mathematician and physicist whom I've known for more than 20 years arranged to meet me in a bar in New York. What he was about to …

Overcrowding in hospital A&E departments in England could lead to more deaths and serious illness, MPs have been warned http://gu.com/p/3g289 BUT the chief executive of NHS Confederation has rejected health secretary Jeremy Hunt's claim that changes to GP contract in 2004 are to blame http://gu.com/p/3g2e8 So what is causing the crisis in A&E? Share your thoughts as your own experiences of A&E and out-of-hours care here: http://gu.com/p/3g2jf Photograph: 1exposure/Alamy

Engadget's smartphone buyer's guide: spring 2013 edition

Stepping into a carrier's store can be like a visit to the candy shop for the gadget junkie, but once playtime is over and it's time to choose just one, the decision can get a bit overwhelming. You'll find Android phones that range in size from tiny to massive, Windows Phone handsets that cover the …

19 trips for under £250

Last year we challenged readers of Wanderlust to take an exciting trip on a budget of £250. Here are the results...<p>1. Touring Transylvania<p><b>Who?</b> Lauren …

Snow Fail: The New York Times And Its Misunderstanding Of Copyright

You remember Snow Fall, don’t you? It was that awesome interactive reporting piece by The New York Times that everyone talked about for a week.<p>It was called “the future of online journalism.” It was praised as a way for The New York Times to courageously battle back against online upstarts like …