Nicola Hough

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Cracking the glass ceiling

The rise of women in the workplace is welcome news<p>On the surface, the Office for National Statistics’ annual survey of the employment market confirms what we already knew. The British economy has been a superlative creator of new jobs, but the flipside is that wages have failed to keep pace. …

Gender

How many free samples is too many?

They say there’s no such thing as a free lunch. But head to a farmers’ market – or indeed, many department stores and supermarkets – and the sheer volume of free food samples suggests otherwise. At my local market, there are apples cut into little bits, bowls of sausages, stands offering different …

15 Famous Landmarks Zoomed Out To Show Their Surroundings

This collection of photographs of majestic landmarks around the world do a great job of just how important framing, perspective and lighting are to a …

Lean In, Lead On

Female power has never looked so varied, so natural, so . . . liberated. Whether by steady example or the bold demolition of ceilings, the 17 leaders on these pages have changed the landscape in every arena, accountable for untold billions as well as countless dreams. Laura Jacobs heralds a new era …

The world's first underwater museum – in pictures

From algae-encrusted VW Beetles to classical busts covered in psychedelic coral, dive into the magical world of Jason deCaires Taylor’s seabed sculptures. He covers his exhibits – which include a dream collector and a dozing dog – in a cement that attracts growth, then plunges them to the ocean …

St. Petersburg From Above

Recently, photographer Amos Chapple spent some time in Saint Petersburg, Russia's second-largest city. He used a small drone to lift his camera high above the cathedrals and fortresses, capturing some amazing aerial photos. Chapple: "There's a legend in Russia that Saint Petersburg was constructed …

27 Jaw Dropping Works Of Street Art So Big They Will Never Fit In A Gallery

Sydney-based artist Fintan Magee is redefining street art.

Pictures of the Week 3.28.14

Flying Cars and Tricorders: How Sci-Fi Invented the Present

From Mary Shelley's <i>Frankenstein</i> to George Orwell's <i>1984</i> to Spike Jonze's Oscar-nominated <i>Her</i>, artists have imagined what the future will look like. In …

Science Fiction

Bob Gruen’s Iconic Rock ‘n’ Roll Photography: John Lennon, Mick Jagger, and More

From Joan Jett to Mick Jagger, see the best of Bob Gruen’s iconic rock ‘n’ roll photos.<p>Bob Gruen