Is the future flesh or metal? From alien children to brains on microchips we explore the new shapes that the human mind and body might take.
Something is wrong, but you’re not sure what. Amy Jones explores exactly why your worst nightmare is the monster that’s almost human.
In the 1950s a new figure emerged in British novels, film and television: a disturbing young alien that revealed postwar society’s fear of the unruly power of teenagers.
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Space-age wonder drug Terramycin promised utopia, but might instead have triggered one of the biggest threats to our future.