David Ellis

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40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World

If you’re a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and infographics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make …

Ashes 2013: Baggy Green mentality is keeping England on top of Australia

The Adelaide Oval, December 2006. England have scored 551 for six declared in the first innings. Australia, having been 286 for five, have battled their way to 513 and at the close of play on the fourth day England are 59 for one, looking good with a lead of 97.<p>I probably don't need to remind …

England v Scotland: great moments from the past recalled ahead of first meeting between old enemies since 1999

England and Scotland renew international football’s oldest rivalry on Wednesday when they meet for the first time since 1999. Here past participants recall some of the great games.<p><b>April 1961</b> <b><br>England 9 Scotland 3</b><p><b>Ian St John, Scotland striker</b><br>If it was not for 9-3 I could sleep at night. I wish I could …

Swimming spot of the month: Bude sea pool, Cornwall

Everyone loves a tidal pool, right? (Except maybe cats.) All the fragrant loveliness of a sea swim, but without the schlep to the water's edge when the tide goes out. Yes sir, I'll take two.<p>The venerable Bude sea pool in north Cornwall is one of the last remaining tidal lidos in the country. Now …

Watch Every One of Doctor Who's 13 (Yes, 13) Regeneration Scenes | WIRED

Yesterday the BBC announced the name of the man who will step into the shoes of the latest incarnation of the Doctor: Scottish actor Peter Capaldi, …

<b>Doctor Why Him?</b> It's always a delight to see a famous/infamous part go to a familiar actor. When I watched Season 3's "The Runaway Bride," my …

Premier League signings to watch for 2013-14 season

<b>Which summer signing will make the biggest impact in the Premier League this season? Who will be a top-flight turkey?</b><p>The recruitment campaign is well under way with already more than £100m spent by English football's elite - most of it on players from outside the United Kingdom.<p>There are still two …

Gerrard backs Wilshere as England captain

England captains present and future? © Getty Images<p>Enlarge<p>Steven Gerrard has backed Jack Wilshere to succeed him as England captain, as he believes …

Wayne Rooney not for sale – at any price, Manchester United tell Chelsea

Manchester United have taken the top-level decision that Wayne Rooney will not be sold to Chelsea no matter how much money is offered or whatever the potential risks of keeping an unhappy player. Their stance is irreversible and will represent a significant setback for José Mourinho, who had been …

Chelsea consider £5m move for Samuel Eto'o as Wayne Rooney chase fades

Chelsea are hoping to sign a new striker in the next few days, with Samuel Eto'o one option being seriously pursued by José Mourinho. The Portuguese worked with Eto'o at Internazionale and would cost around £5m from Anzhi Makhachkala.<p>The move indicates that the west London club have all but …