Jill Tanner-Lloyd

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Shop Till You Drop

Inside Flipboard / December 2, 2013<p>You could call us at Flipboard shopping-obsessed. Whether it’s a tiny boutique in Seattle with the best vintage …

In the lucky country of Australia apartheid is alive and kicking

The richest land on Earth writes Aboriginal people out of history and pushes them to the margins. Like South Africa 30 years ago<p>The corridors of the Australian parliament are so white you squint. The sound is hushed; the smell is floor polish. The wooden floors shine so virtuously they reflect the …

600,000 bats killed at wind energy facilities in 2012, study says

Over 600,000 bats were killed by wind energy turbines across the United States last year, with the highest concentration of kills in the Appalachian Mountains, according to new research.<p>In a paper published Friday in the journal BioScience, University of Colorado biologist Mark Hayes used records …

Renewable Energy

Gardening 'linked to longer lives'

Is getting the spade out good for the heart?<p><b>Pottering around the garden or fixing up the house has been linked to a longer life in a study of people over the age of 60.</b><p>Older people can struggle to exercise vigorously, but the study said simply getting off the sofa and avoiding a sedentary lifestyle …

Scientists believe lasers could help cure Alzheimer's and Parkinson's

Lasers could prove to be the key in eliminating brain diseases like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's. New findings from researchers at Chalmers University of Technology and the Polish Wroclaw University of Technology have raised hopes that doctors may one day be able to cure the ailments without needing …

Bolivian Skull Ceremony Blends Ancient Rite With Catholicism

Hundreds of Bolivians had human skulls blessed at a chapel in La Paz in an annual ceremony on Friday that mixes traditional Andean ancestor worship with Roman Catholic customs.<p>The skulls, called "natitas" – "flat noses" in the local Aymara indigenous language — are ideally from unknown people and …

Breaking Down the Creative Process

What we refer to as the creative process can be broken down into four distinct stages-- Preparation, Incubation, Illumination, and Implementation.

Digital Photography

Where art and fashion collide – in pictures

Catwalk fashion is often barmy, but to consider it unwearable may be missing the point. Art/Fashion in the 21st Century, a new book by Mitchell Oakley Smith and Alison Kubler, explores how collaborations between designers and artists have merged the spheres of fashion and art. "Fashion is staking a …

The Observer's 20 photographs of the week

The best photography in news, culture and sport from around the world this week

Gerda Taro: Inventing Robert Capa by Jane Rogoyska – review

With two films about Taro and Capa in the offing, this biography and critical reappraisal is both timely and well researched<p>Gerda Taro was the first female photojournalist to die in battle. On 25 July 1937, she was shooting on the front line of the Spanish civil war alongside her then partner, …