Monique Verdin, "Headwaters : Tamaracks + Time : Lake Itasca" (2019), digital assemblage. Photograph taken in 2019; United States War Department map of the route passed over by an expedition into the Indian country in 1832 to the source of the Mississippi River.

Socrates Untenured

Scratch the surface of nearly any science and technology issue and you find questions that humans have been grappling with for millennia. From ethics to epistemology, the philosophical dimensions of science and technology are often overlooked. The articles in this section, formerly known as "Philosopher's Corner," rectify that oversight by exploring the philosophical dilemmas of censorship, algorithms, gene editing, and much more.