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Les colons cannibales de Jamestown

Des scientifiques apportent la preuve d'un cas de cannibalisme à Jamestown, la première communauté fondée au XVIIème siècle par des colons en …

Finland's Family Benefits Prove Why It's Ranked the Number One Place in the World to be a Parent

The impressive maternity care box offered by the Finland government to expecting families has been all over the news lately. Offered since 1938, …

Making gay marriage work

I don't suppose the word "disestablishmentarianism" springs readily to many lips these days, but I have a notion that unhooking the Church of England …

A Norwegian idea for Australian and British prisons

When Arne Nilsen, the governor of Norway’s Bastoy prison, told me that his prison was “an arena of developing responsibility” I knew immediately that …

VIDEO: Tokyo's eco-cycle park bicycle elevator stores 144 bikes underground

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5jA_yUOmvzk<p>Tokyo’s underground bicycle storage system looks more like an elaborate mechanism from a sci-fi movie than …

Design

The Wheel of the Future is Here and It's Shaped Like a Cube

It only took a few thousand years, but someone has finally reinvented the wheel—and it actually works better than the original. Skateboarder David …

Skateboarding

Unacceptable Levels is a New Film that Documents the Immense Harm Chemicals are Causing People and the Planet

<i>Unacceptable Levels</i> is a new film that examines the many problems we face due to rampant chemical use in our world. Filmmaker and father, Ed Brown, …

Never trust anyone who is rude to a waiter

I remember my grandmother telling me that if I were ever to marry, I should make sure he was kind. But she might just as well have said: "Find …

Turkey's PM misses the point as protesters unite to defend rights

Sitting by her tent in Istanbul's Gezi Park, child psychiatrist Tugba Camcioglu, 36, ponders what brought her here. She is not, she admits, very …