Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

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Cognitive Contaminants

Cognitive Contaminants

For Oliver Burkemans column in the Guardian's weekend magazine. Would you drink recycled wastewater? Most people would decline, no matter how clean the water now is.

Mark Smith for The Guardian