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25/06/2022 - 13:59
Opening night on Thursday will include musical and interactive performances. Designers will welcome their audience to experience, in real...
24/06/2022 - 13:11
“Sure,” I said, and she set down her tray. I heard her rummaging in her bag, but looked up again only when the flash of her smartphone...
11/01/2022 - 12:25
“Don’t meet anyone’s eye,” I’d been warned before I left England. “If they ask for your wallet, give it.” By “they,” the people concerned...
16/11/2021 - 16:04
The structure of many jokes today bear a striking resemblance to their ancient counterparts, and many modern comedies mine character traits...
20/06/2021 - 14:02
Culture that surrounds the human race is now helping it to evolve more quickly as a species than changes to our genetics, a new study...
29/11/2020 - 13:29
Hardly anyone wants to care for the elderly, or repair short-circuited sockets, or slice meat in a supermarket. Most young people are too...
22/09/2020 - 12:06
When his friends came to visit, they would see him with one leg in a Hoffmann device and the other suspended from the ceiling,...
23/08/2020 - 14:28
Now the small 16th-century spellbook containing 125 recipes is about to go on public display at the British Library as part of...
13/06/2020 - 12:41
Some scholars argued that changing the society’s name would be a step against racism and sexism, specifically in how academics research and...
01/02/2020 - 12:50
Among the selected winners, two works focused on antisemitism. Deborah Lipstadt won the Award in Education and Jewish Identity for her...
19/11/2019 - 11:06
According to the researchers, strict church policies on marriage and family structure completely upended existing social norms and led to...
26/09/2019 - 12:04
Another 1,500 years later – today – Zoroastrianism is a dying faith, its sacred flames tended by ever fewer worshippers. We take it for...

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