It's mind-blowing what our puny brains can do

 作者:虞簧文     |      日期:2019-03-15 08:20:00
Photographed for New Scientist by Spencer Lowell Are you enjoying the current popularity of physics that’s come as a result of discoveries like the Higgs boson and gravitational waves? It’s interesting, because physicists sort of ruled the 20th century with quantum mechanics, the atomic bomb and all sorts of technologies. We had the most political power and intellectual heft. Now the biologists are stealing that from us. Biology is advancing enormously quickly, and has a much more direct impact on our lives. But such advances – gene editing,