Alan Alda

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Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver in Marriage Story

Most of Noah Baumbach’s latest film takes place amid awkward tension and polite unease. Charlie (Adam Driver), a theatre director, and Nicole (Scarlet(...)

American actors Alan Alda (left) as Capt Benjamin Hawkeye Pierce and Wayne Rogers as Capt Trapper John McIntyre in the television series MASH. File photograph:  CBS Photo Archive/Getty Images

Emmy Award-winning actor Alan Alda is best known for his 11 seasons on MASH as Dr Hawkeye Pierce. No matter how awful the trauma he faced as a US army(...)

Screen Actors Guild Awards: The cast for Black Panther pose with the SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast . Photograph: Nina Prommer/ EPA

The rise and rise of the comic-book aesthetic was confirmed last night when Black Panther, a super-hero epic from Marvel, took the ensemble award from(...)

Former M*A*S*H* star Alan Alda was the guest speaker at the recent SciCom conference in Dublin. The actor  now leads a science communication programme at Stonybrook University.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

“I want you all to join me in a rally to save the parasites,” says Maureen Williams onstage at the Science Gallery in Dublin’s Trinity College. “The s(...)

Alan Alda: “And I’m not entering dementia. I’m no more demented than I was before.”

Actor Alan Alda, best known for playing Hawkeye in the TV series M*A*S*H, recently said in an interview that he was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease(...)

Christian Bale stars as John Connor in ‘Terminator Salvation’. A recent draft EU report suggested all robots should have an integrated “kill switch”

On January 15th 2015, the Future of Life Institute announced it had received $10 million in funding from world-famous technology entrepreneur Elon Mu(...)

These 23 principles were agreed upon at the recent Beneficial AI 2017 conference at the Future of Life Institute in Boston

A list of 23 principles related to the ethics, research strategies and long-term issues arising from developing artificial intelligence technologies h(...)

US author Jonathan Safran Foer signs a copy of his latest novel “Here I Am,” his first in over a decade. Photograph:  Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images

Early in our meeting Jonathan Safran Foer reminds me that our interview is taking place on Yom Kippur, the holiest day within the Jewish calendar. “It(...)

 Hannibal Buress attends t in Los Angeles, California in August. Photograph:  Frazer Harrison/Getty Images

I’m waiting for my call to connect to Hannibal Buress somewhat nervously, as our previous attempt had failed. He slept in, the consequence of a late-n(...)

It’s a Thursday morning and 20 academic researchers are in a room, concentrating. There’s nothing unusual about that, but this time they are no(...)