Could this be the next Harry Potter?
Fantasy, historical fiction and fast-paced adventure
The 15 most polluted cities in the world
And the drive for innovative change.
More nonsense from the panel that will design Victoria’s death law
The supposed safeguards will not work
Americans need to see Africa with different eyes, says an award-winning novelist
Cities: life in the slow lane?
Researchers suggest that city dwellers have a "slow life strategy".
Pre-Reformation church music: plainchant, polyphony and popular songs
A passionate debate about liturgical music raged at the beginning of the 16th century.
Dear Warren: Contraception going well, newborn mortality not so well
Bill and Melinda Gates report on how they have been spending a philanthropic windfall.
A story of atypical heroism at the height of the Pacific war.
Somalia has a new president
He brings much needed hope to the battered nation.
After the exile: poetry and the death of culture
Who the heck is Spenser?
Which European countries have over 40% of their population migrating?
And which sends out the absolute largest number of migrants?
So many things
Young people are caught in a media mudslide that destroys intellectual depth.
Why Ireland should not have a referendum on the right…
It would subject the most vulnerable human beings to a tyranny of the majority.
A challenge for movie makers: the thrill of the chaste
Dear directors, why not do something really original?
Missing fathers, swelling waistlines
An EU study on childhood obesity misses a vital point about the family.
Married 82 years, a couple share their secret
A New Zealand couple are honoured for their fidelity.
Give them sterile razors
Should patients who want to self-harm be assisted, so as not to offend their personal autonomy?
The (comparatively) rosy economic future of the UK and the emerging economies
In part due to its working age population.
Everything you wanted to know about @realdonaldtrump’s Twitter habit
It's coarse and blustering, but targeted and professional
Is it ethical to grow human organs in animals?
'Chimeras' are being billed as the next big thing in stem cell science.
Gender-affirming bathroom policies are ‘quackery’
Medical experts speak out against supporting transitions for transgender children
Is it harmful to smack your child?
Laws banning physical discipline of children are based on faulty science.
Australia’s Royal Commission should investigate government schools
Reports in the media suggest that there may be a serious problem of sexual abuse, past and present
The most important correlation in all of social science
Number of sexual partners and duration of first marriage.
Childlessness is growing in Europe
But it's still lower than it once was.