Luke Isaacs

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How to hitchhike around the world on a shoestring budget

Iris Veldwijk, 24, quit her studies and left her home in the Netherlands five years ago to thumb-it across Europe, Asia and even Iran.<p>Currently, the …

South America

How China is rewriting the book on human origins

On the outskirts of Beijing, a small limestone mountain named Dragon Bone Hill rises above the surrounding sprawl. Along the northern side, a path …

Humanity

Theresa, meet Angela

If nothing else, Theresa May’s emergence Monday as the U.K.’s next leader gives Europe much of the clarity it has demanded in the wake of the Brexit …

Earth - The quantum origin of time

Science has a habit of asking stupid questions. Stupid, that is, by the standards of common sense. But time and time again we have found that common sense is a poor guide to what really goes on in the world.<p>So if your response to the question "Why does time always go forwards, not backwards?" is …

Venezuela's President Says Citibank Will Close Government Accounts Amid Financial Crisis

Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro said the global financial institution Citibank is about to close his government’s foreign currency accounts amid …