In the age of selfies, social media and streaming videos, the idea of what makes a celebrity has expanded far beyond the Hollywood icons of the past. Now scientists, technology […]
The 18-night festival is set to draw more than 1.4 million people from Friday as the city glows under an array of spectacular displays, including Paint the Town, Piano Stairs […]
Hungarian author Laszlo Krasznahorkai has been awarded the Man Booker International prize, recognizing his global standing as an author of “deep imagination and complex passion.”
A unique renewable energy scheme involving underwater “kite-turbines” is being launched off the coast of north Wales.
Increasing numbers of UK schoolchildren are choosing to read in their spare time, with six in 10 having a favourite work of fiction, research suggests.
Organic farms act as a refuge for wild plants, offsetting the loss of biodiversity on conventional farms, a study suggests.
A deaf and blind woman from the southern state of Victoria has become the first Australian to make a telephone call using a device that converts a conversation into Braille. […]