Gwyneth Schaeffer

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Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014

Nature Photography

Does Exodus: Gods and Kings deserve to be banned for historical inaccuracy?

Egypt thinks so, claiming it presents a Zionist view of events. But is it more guilty of being pompous and badly scripted?<p>Exodus: Gods and Kings review – holy Moses, wholly acceptable for the devout Egypt bans ‘Zionist’ film<p>This week, big-budget Hollywood epic Exodus: Gods and Kings was banned in …

Ancient History

The End: Goodbye to the mail carrier

After centuries of strikes, slights and provincial squabbles, electronic mail spelled his death<p>In April 1754, five years before New France fell to …

New tariffs could be a pain in the pocket for Canadians

If the holiday season is still weighing heavy on your wallet, don’t expect the new year to get any lighter. As of January 1, thousands of imported …

The 13 Best Things to Watch on Netflix When You're Hungover

<b>1. You've Got Mail and/or Sleepless in Seattle</b><p>Photo: Warner Bros.<p>Absolutely nothing cures a hangover like a greasy breakfast sandwich eaten over a rom-com, and absolutely no '90s movie couple warms the soul like Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks. Just sit back and let the dulcet flirtations of Annie and Sam …

British and Dutch researchers develop new form of lie-detector test

Polygraph replacement could be in use in police stations around the world within a decade.<p>Police and intelligence agencies around the world have for almost 100 years relied on lie detectors to help convict criminals or unearth spies and traitors.<p>The polygraph is beloved of the movies, with …

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