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Trying to understand why Syrian deaths no longer seem to matter.
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The world is transfixed by the conflict in Gaza, as the death tolls of both Palestinians and Israelis killed in the fighting continue to rise. It has animated...
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It might be better to take the long way around.
More than two-thirds of chicken produced in the UK is contaminated with disease-causing bacteria, an investigation by The Guardian has revealed.

Comment: How to save Gaza

After two weeks of protests and denunciations, it's time to acknowledge that outrage won't end the war in Gaza. The most plausible way to stop this cycle of...
The political media needs some schooling in similes and metaphors. Oh, and sexism and gender inequality. And democracy.
The British Horseracing Authority (BHA), the sport’s UK regulator, has a highly efficient and effective anti-doping and medication policy. All horses registered...

Comment: Dogs get jealous too

Jealousy is not just a human emotion – a study has found that when owners play with a dog-like object their real canine friends get jealous.
Researchers from Purdue University extracted a protien complex called Photosystem II from regular supermarket spinach.
In research published in The Lancet today, we show that paracetamol doesn’t speed recovery, or reduce pain for people with lower back pain any more than a placebo...
A new study suggests that schizophrenic people in more collectivist societies sometimes think their auditory hallucinations are helpful.
Yeah, sorry. It's not this way.
And night owls tend to be less ethical in the morning—but siestas might make everyone behave a little better.
What if the best way to change minds isn't to tell people why they're wrong, but to tell them why they're right?
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US actor John Malkovich has hit out at Sydney's famous Opera House, saying the acoustics were so hideous they "would do an aeroplane hangar a disservice".
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The political media needs some schooling in similes and metaphors. Oh, and sexism and gender inequality. And democracy.
German astronaut Alexander Gerst has tweeted a photo of the rockets and explosions firing over Gaza from the International Space Station, saying it was his ...