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See 30 of the Best Photos Short-Listed in the Sony World Photography Awards

Nominated in the Arts and Culture category. Adrian Jaszczak's work on an artistic gymnastics tournament in Poland.<br>Adrian Jaszczak—2015 Sony World …

The contagious thought that could kill you

To die, sometimes you need only believe you are ill, and as David Robson discovers, we can unwittingly ‘catch’ such fears, often with terrifying consequences.<p>Beware the scaremongers. Like a witch doctor’s spell, their words might be spreading modern plagues.<p>It’s a consistent phenomenon, but …

DNA Reveals How Darwin's Finches Evolved

A study finds that a gene that helps form human faces also shapes the beaks of the famously varied Galápagos finches.<p>Wide, slender, pointed, blunt: The many flavors of beak sported by the finches that flit about the remote Galápagos Islands were an important clue to Darwin that species might change …

Evolution

When Children With Autism Grow Up

I was 23 and needed a summer job; he was 21 and needed full-time support. He's one of an estimated half million people diagnosed with autism who are soon becoming adults — and who society is entirely unprepared for.

Mårten Spångberg, the bad boy of contemporary dance

You've seen contemporary dance, even if you don't think you have: it's actually been infiltrating the pop world for years. Some recent examples: Beyoncé filched great chunks of Belgian choreographer Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker's classic Rosas Danst Rosas for her Countdown video; Kylie regularly …

Dance, light and architecture

Wednesday, 10:00am<br>14 August 2013<p>New Movement Collective inhabits a disused space with dance, architecture, light and sound<p>The prospect of combining …

Dance

Gina Gibney, Virtual Unknown, Becomes Power Broker of Contemporary Dance

Dibney, Gibney? "Who is this woman?"<p>On the night of May 14, a small group of dancers were smoking outside a fundraiser in downtown Manhattan. As they …

Venice Biennale Dance 2014's Sweeping Showcase of Contemporary Dance

For the past month, Venice, Italy, bathed in splendorous sun-soaked weather, hosted the <b>9th International Contemporary Dance Festival</b> as part of the performance arm of one of the world's oldest contemporary art exhibitions, the Venice Biennale. We attended the Festival second week, imbibing many, …

Israel's Batsheva Dance Company visits Royce Hall in celebratory mood

Ohad Naharin does not like to discuss the specifics of the dances he choreographs for the Tel Aviv-based Batsheva Dance Company. Rather, he wants audiences to view them without preconceived expectation.<p>But the 62-year-old choreographer said that "Sadeh21," which his company will perform this …

L-E-V brings Israeli contemporary dance to Vancouver

Israeli dance troupe L-E-V (“heart” in Hebrew) performs this weekend at the Vancouver Playhouse. Chrisopher Duggan photo.<p>Fans of contemporary dance …