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The place where cast-off clothes end up

<b>If you give clothes away to charity or for recycling, there's a good chance they will pass through a warehouse in the Hungarian town of Szekesfehervar, writes Nick Thorpe.</b><p>Geza, Grand Prince of the House of Arpad, founded Szekesfehervar or "the seat of the white castle" - now a bustling town of …

West Africa

Lucian Freud's unseen childhood sketch goes on display

<b>A colourful childhood sketch by artist Lucian Freud has gone on display at the National Portrait Gallery.</b><p>The picture, which was drawn by Freud during his early life in 1930s Berlin, forms part of Lucian Freud Unseen at the London gallery.<p>A fragment of a self portrait and a study of Lady Caroline …

Art

Taken from life: The unsettling art of death photography

<b>Photographs of loved ones taken after they died may seem morbid to modern sensibilities. But in Victorian England, they became a way of commemorating the dead and blunting the sharpness of grief.</b><p>In images that are both unsettling and strangely poignant, families pose with the dead, infants appear …

Art

Artists celebrate Spring Fling success

The curtain has come down on the 14th annual Spring Fling open studios event in Dumfries and Galloway.

Infections resist 'last antibiotic' in US

<b>The first case of an infection that resists the antibiotic of last resort - colistin - has been detected in the US.</b><p>The 48-year old woman from Pennsylvania recovered and the infection was vulnerable to other antibiotics.<p>However, colistin is hugely symbolic as it is used when other drugs fail and …

Public Health

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In Grief: Coping with Multiple Losses

Source<i>You don't think you'll live past it, and you don't really. The person you were is gone, but the half of you that's still alive wakes up one day</i> …

Health

'Blue Jesus' wins painting prize

Keith Coventry's Spectrum Jesus has been bought by the Walker Gallery<p><b>A dark blue painting of Jesus Christ by Keith Coventry has won the £25,000 John Moores Painting Prize.</b><p>Coventry, best known for taking part in the controversial late 1990s Sensations exhibition alongside Tracey Emin and Damien …

Art

Creative Courage for Young Hearts: 15 Emboldening Picture Books Celebrating the Lives of Great Artists, Writers, and Scientists

Jane Goodall, Julia Child, Pablo Neruda, Marie Curie, E.E. Cummings, Albert Einstein, Ella Fitzgerald, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Frida Kahlo, and more.<p>Margaret Mead extolled the value of “spiritual and mental ancestors” in how we form our identity — those people to whom we aren’t related but whose …

Literature

Mix The Horseradish And Vinegar, Wait Five Days: This Remedie Will Save You!

Forget about pharmaceuticals because 2 cheap and natural ingredient dealt you the worst sinus pain and headaches!<p>The first strong winds and cold days …

5 Smart Steps to Organizing a Project

You’ve been selected to organize a project at work.<p>Or perhaps you’ve decided to organize a personal project of your own, such as a birthday party, a …

Art Textiles: Marian Clayden

11 March – 17 April 2016<p>Celebrating the artist who transformed psychedelic tie-dyed fabrics into a million-dollar fashion business.<p>Marian Clayden, …

Happiness can break your heart too Happy events can trigger a heart condition...

<b>Happiness can break your heart too</b><br>Happy events can trigger a heart condition known as <i>takotsubo syndrome</i>, according to research published in the …

Enter the Blog Title: August 2016

Let's face it. We've all been guilty of reading our horoscopes from time to time. Some of us live by them, and others are a bit more skeptical. …

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Emergent Phenomenon: something that arises as the effect of complex causes, b...

<b>Emergent Phenomenon:</b> something that arises as the effect of complex causes, but is not analyzable simple as the sum of their effects.

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'Anonymous' author on international Man Booker longlist

<b>A best-selling author who writes under a pseudonym has been longlisted for the Man Booker International Prize.</b><p>Italian Elena Ferrante is nominated for The Story of the Lost Child, the last of her "Neapolitan" series of novels.<p>Among the other 12 authors on the longlist is Orhan Pamuk - who won the …

Hungarian Laszlo Krasznahorkai wins Man Booker International Prize

<b>"Visionary" Hungarian writer Laszlo Krasznahorkai has been announced as the winner of the sixth Man Booker International Prize.</b><p>The judges praised the "extraordinary intensity and vocal range" of his work.<p>Krasznahorkai, who writes in Hungarian, was chosen from a list of 10 contenders from around the …