Critical Essays

  • The Recovery of Case

    by David Berlinski & Juan Uriagereka

    On Jean-Roger Vergnaud's famous letter to Chomsky and Lasnik.

    ( Linguistics/Vol. 2, No. 3 )

  • Fukugen

    by Ivan Fesenko

    On Shinichi Mochizuki’s Inter-universal Teichmüller Theory.

    ( Mathematics/Volume 2, Issue 3 )

  • The Genus Homo

    by Ian Tattersall

    On why we need a phylogeny-based definition of our genus.

    ( Paleontology/Vol. 2, No. 1 )

  • Doing Mathematics Differently

    by Gregory Chaitin

    A look at complexity using algorithmic information theory.

    ( Mathematics/Vol. 2, No. 1 )

Review Essays

  • Cantor’s Diagonalization Method

    by Alexander Kharazishvili

    On the significance and implications of Cantor’s discovery.

    ( Mathematics/Volume 2, Issue 3 )

  • Across the Universe

    by Steven Wheeler

    LIGO’s detection of gravitational waves.

    ( Astronomy/Vol. 2, No. 2 )

  • Categories: From Zero to Infinity

    by Pierre Schapira

    Set theory, category theory, and topology.

    ( Mathematics/Vol. 2, No. 1 )

  • Tōhoku

    by Rick Jardine

    Grothendieck’s groundbreaking paper on homological algebra.

    ( Mathematics/Vol. 1, No. 3 )

Biographies

  • Austin L. Hughes

    The Neutral Theory of Evolution

    by Chase Nelson

    On his work on mutations in neutral and adaptive evolution.

    ( Biology/Vol. 2, No. 2 )

  • Alexander Grothendieck

    A Country Known Only by Name

    by Pierre Cartier

    An appraisal by a colleague and friend.

    ( Mathematics/Vol. 1, No. 1 )

Laboratory Reviews

  • Trajectoires

    The Rediscovery of the Neolithic

    by Shawn Witkowski

    On a French Neolithic archaeology lab.

    ( Archaeology/Vol. 2, No. 1 )

  • Dan S. Tawfik Group

    The New View of Proteins

    by Tyler Hampton

    Exploring the fundamental principles of protein evolution.

    ( Biochemistry/Vol. 1, No. 1 )

Book Reviews