Frank Swain

Frank Swain is a freelance science writer based in the U.K. He works in print, TV, and radio.

Future Tense
Nov. 21 2013 7:24 AMThe End of Retirement?You might have to work into your 80s. But that’s a good thing.
Future Tense
Oct. 11 2011 10:46 AMThe Future Is Machine-ReadableRobots and automated cars will require our cities to become machine-readable, and soon.
Future Tense
March 18 2013 1:58 PMDon’t Bring Back the Saber-Toothed TigerHow de-extinction could derail the conservation movement.
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