- The Brain on Trial by David Eagleman, The Atlantic
Advances in brain science are calling into question the volition behind many criminal acts. A leading neuroscientist describes how the foundations of our criminal-justice system are beginning to crumble, and proposes a new way forward for law and order.
- Silicon Savannah: Mobile Phones Transform Africa by Alex Perry, TIME
How the new technological revolution in mobile computing, from money management to news gathering, is developing in and from Africa.