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Global carbon intensity falls as coal use declines

China leads the charge for emissions efficiency, but faster progress is needed to meet the Paris climate goals, reports Climate Home<p>The amount of carbon needed to power the global economy fell to record lows in 2015, as coal consumption in major economies plummeted.<p>PricewaterhouseCoopers’ (PwC) …

How to Prepare for Your Wedding Like a Brazilian It Girl

“I never had this thing that I wanted to get married in a church,” said Helena Bordon, her hands clutched in her lap and her engagement ring sparkling in the late morning light. Yet she ended up doing so — <i>and</i> she didn’t.<p>After about four and a half years together, style blogger and designer Bordon, …

David Carr's Daughter Wrote a Touching Essay on the 1-Year Anniversary of Her Father's Death

My dad was standing outside holding a cigarette and his cell phone. He looked up and said "I gotta call you back, my kid's here."<p>In 2015, <i>The New York Times</i> wrote a front page, above-the-fold obituary of its own great David Carr. The piece, which ran the morning after his death one year ago, claimed …

Rachel Allen's chicken and bacon casserole

My mum always put a splash of brandy in her chicken casseroles, so there’s always a great sense of nostalgia when I add it to the pan. Brandy brings a little luxury to the chicken and bacon, which already have a wonderfully rich depth of flavour. My children love it, and I keep them and their …

Alicia Vikander In Real Life

In Alex Garland’s new film*, Ex Machina*, <i>W</i>’s April 2015 cover star Alicia Vikander plays Ava, a stunning A.I., who is the creation of Nathan Bateman (Oscar Isaac), the reclusive CEO of an Internet search engine. A young programmer (Domhall Gleeson) wins a competition to spend a week at Bateman’s …

Alicia Vikander

Málaga holiday guide: what to see plus the best bars, hotels and restaurants

Photograph: Alamy<p>Pompidou Centre.<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/7/24/1437730542037/afaa416b-73ff-452c-bb5c-15db2eb90ac5-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Alamy<p>Pompidou …

The world's first non-white modelling agency – a true celebration of diversity

Looking at the models on Lorde Inc’s website, the first thing that strikes you is that these people are, to put it in Zoolander’s words, really, really good looking. Ornello has long plaits and a gap between her teeth. Mohammed is all chocolate eyes and wavy locks. And Urjii is cheekbones and …