Science

Our Monsters

Roc Jiménez de Cisneros

New materials, which have emerged because of human activity, may force us to rethink the distinction between the natural and the artificial.

Citizenship, Internet and Democracy

¿Can the public space created by the new digital media and the social media networks function as a true sphere of thought and collective action?

Technology

Fake news: sharing is caring

Sandra Álvaro

Algorithmic filter bubbles on the Internet limit the diversity of viewpoints we see and make it easier to spread fabricated information.

“The Internet can empower groups whose aims are in fact antithetical to democracy.”

Evgeny Morozov

“The Internet has brought democracy to so many other things. It’s about time the Internet brought democracy to democracy.”

Joe Greene