Martin Rees

Astronomer Royal, United Kingdom


Martin Rees is a British cosmologist and astrophysicist. He has been Astronomer Royal since 1995 and was previously master of Trinity College, Cambridge, and president of the Royal Society.

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SEP 28, 2018 Podcast

On the Future: Prospects for Humanity, with Martin Rees

Cosmologist and astrophysicist Martin Rees discusses the future of humanity on Earth and beyond, foreseeing a time when space pioneers may use gene splicing and ...