Briefing: The Rise and Rise of the Vegan
What are the origins of veganism? Is veganism actually good for your health? Is it better for the environment? We take a look at the history behind the rise and rise of the dietary practice.
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Facebook: A law unto itself?
There was a time when we thought Facebook was a special company, run by special people, said Siva Vaidhyanathan on Slate. Those days are far behind us.
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Is Time Travel Possible?
Health & Science
For as long as there has been science fiction, the concept of time travel has captured the imagination. Though it has long been dismissed as fantasy, physicists have not yet been able to prove or disprove that humans may one day be able to manipulate the fourth dimension.
How to buy contemporary art
Arts & Culture
Buying contemporary art can be a daunting process, particularly when you are a first-time buyer. It should be viewed as something of a journey, and one that takes time and patience.
The Best New Books
This list is compiled from extracts of recent Book of the Week selections published in The Week magazine. Every week you'll discover what the press wrote about the very best in new fiction and non-fiction.
The Truth About Economic Sanctions
The use of economic sanctions has risen sharply in recent decades. How do they operate, and do they work?
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