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Callum June 26, 2015

DPAC occupies Parliament; how the ‘purple pound’ could bring businesses to heel; the causes and effects of ‘facial discrimination’; a salient reminder of why reporting around scientific studies should often be taken with a pinch of

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The Reading Room

The Reading Room

Callum June 19, 2015

The world’s ‘most lifelike bionic hand’ yet; parsing the arguments for and against austerity; the problems with farming out social care services; being bipolar in American academia; and how to brighten up a child’s eyepatch…

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The Reading Room

The Reading Room

Callum June 12, 2015

Pistorius to be placed under house arrest; Lee Irving’s death treated as possible disability hate crime; the prosthetic that can feel; Assisted Dying Bill set to come before Parliament again; and how not to market a Lego product… –

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The Reading Room

The Reading Room

Callum June 5, 2015

Stephen Hawking offers his thoughts on assisted suicide; pulling apart the notion of ‘inspiration porn’; the onward march of assistive exoskeletons; Bradley Cooper is Joseph Merrick; and a lesson in what it is to be differently

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