Although Viktor Zhdanov's name is little known today, he spearheaded one of the greatest projects in history. Who was he and what did he do?
Words by Ben Southwood
Some of the clearest thinkers dig into the environmental challenges we face today. Plus, Scott Alexander writes for us on the peculiar link between depression and suicide.
Words by Saloni Dattani
Vaccines have given us a vision of science at its best. We’re back with a new issue of Works in Progress on science in the 21st century and our ambitions for its future.
What has tech ever done for us? As researchers race to deliver a vaccine for Covid-19, we’ve been reflecting on the drivers of technological progress and the impact technology has had on our lives.
If you’ve subscribed to our newsletter, you’ve probably already read some of the writing in our first issue. But what is this project all about? Who are we? And who is the man in the icon of our website?
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