Don‘t miss: Emotional veg, antique innovations and spooky maths 12 February 2020
stars Emily Beecham and Ben Whishaw as emotionally stoppered horticultural researchers threatened by plants more wedded to life than they are. In selected UK cinemas from 21 February.
, hosted by The Economist‘s Tom Standage and Slate‘s Seth Stevenson, explores the prehistory of some very modern-sounding innovations, including the world’s first cyberattack – in 1834.
(Faber & Faber) is Marcus Chown’s hymn to mathematics and its supernatural (or at any rate baffling) ability to predict truths about the physical world.
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