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Roasted fried or served with noodles, chicken is on its way to becoming the world's favourite meat. Diners currently chomp through more pork, some 114m tonnes a year compared with 106m tonnes for poultry. But chicken consumption is growing faster and is on track to overtake pork before 2020 http://econ.st/15XCvYP

Ben Affleck's Batman to be a 'tired and weary' crimefighter, says studio

Ben Affleck's Batman will be "tired and weary", according to the head of the studio behind the caped crusader's return in an upcoming head to head with Superman.<p>Speaking to investors yesterday at a conference in the US, Warner Bros CEO Kevin Tsujihara confirmed rumours that the new Dark Knight …

Louis C.K. Comes Clean

He doesn’t want to do the cat story. “It fills time, that’s all it does,” says Louis C.K., staring down his toughest audience in a dressing-room …

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15 Fascinating Photos of Monkeys Deep in Thought

So far, we've taken a look at some incredibly expressive owls as well as some personality-filled frogs. In our search to compile the most fascinating wildlife photography, how could we not post about monkeys? The highly intelligent animals are the main subject for many photographers because they're …

Emirates Airline Festival of Literature

New world record: Danilo Bernasconi spends 50 hours at 10 m depth

Italian scuba diver Danilo Bernasconi, 33 years old, set a new world record for staying underwater remaining 50 hours at a depth of 10 meters.<p>The …

The Strange and Wonderful History of Diving Suits, From 1715 to Today

Long before we had spacesuits, we had diving suits. The ocean was the first hostile environment that we sent people into, completely covered with …

Scuba Diving

6 of the most important drug milestones of all time

From arsenic to Prozac to the passage of the Pure Food and Drug Act.<p>In <i>The Drug Book</i>, author Michael C. Gerald details 250 milestones in the history of drugs, from the introduction of arsenic and Xanax to the passage of the 1906 Pure Food and Drug Act, the first major legislation aimed at protecting …

Tech & Science Weekly podcast: untangling the web

This week Science Weekly joins forces with our sister podcast Tech Weekly. The Guardian's science correspondent and Science Weekly presenter <b>Alok Jha</b> meets writer, academic and Tech Weekly presenter <b>Aleks Krotoski</b> to discuss her new book Untangling the Web: What the Web is Doing to You.<p>Science Weekly …

Rebreather diving with sharks

"LIKE" if you LOVE William Goodwin's first-place shot in our Divers category, for which he wins four nights plus diving at Hotel Cozumel & Resort! See all 27 winning images here: http://bit.ly/1fB3rCc — Mary Frances