Mel Clark

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Writing Your First Novel: How to Fix an (Accidentally) Autobiographical Novel

Some of you may be participating in our 100 Day Book program, writing your first novel on your own, or kicking around the idea of starting that …

Creative Writing

17 Journeys By Train That Will Change Your Life Forever

Take a slow and stunning journey by train across some of the world's most beautiful landscapes.<p><i>This photo essay is part of a series of stories about travel.</i>


Algorithmic wilderness

Robo-bees and drone-seeded forests: can technology mend our broken relationship with the natural world?<i>By Henry Mance</i>Read at Aeon


10 great war films of the 21st century

Journey’s End, backed with National Lottery funding via the BFI Film Fund, is in cinemas from 2 February 2018<p>Arriving this week in UK cinemas, …

How Evolution Turned Lions and Cheetahs Into Such Formidable Killing Machines

When we see a large cat capturing its prey on the African savannah, we’re literally watching millions of years of evolution in action. But these …

3 Archaeological Discoveries That Challenge Mainstream History

New archaeological discoveries show us that history may not beexactly as we learned in school.<p>Rather than thinking about history as a picture, try …


23 Plant-Based Ways To Eat Protein If You're Cutting Back On Meat

No meat? NBD.

What's left of the ancient Etruscan civilization

A major exhibition at the Baden State Museum in Karlsruhe sheds light on the mysterious Etruscan civilization, one of the most ancient in present-day …

Ancient History

2018 NFL mock draft: Bills’ blockbuster trade shakes up 1st round

What happens if the Bills make a big leap into the top five?<p><i>Editor’s note</i><i>: This mock draft was updated to reflect the</i> <i>draft order after Week 15’s games</i><i>.</i><p>After 15 weeks, the Buffalo Bills have managed to have a winning record despite the clear fact that they need to find a top quarterback for the …

Football (U.S.)

6 things you (probably) didn’t know about the ancient Greeks

From the true identity of the poet Homer to the elephants used as the first weapons of mass destruction, there is much to fascinate in the stories of …