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Sep 01, 15

Water levels at a loch created in the 1950s drop low enough to reveal structures usually hidden underwater.

Aug 22, 15

The dating of two skeletons to the Dark Ages is a nationally-significant discovery, according to the archaeologists involved.

Aug 19, 15

While their politics may be unappealing, you're missing out on some expert storytelling and brilliant characterisation if you ignore these books

Aug 16, 15

Can’t tell your turtles from your hotplate hamsters? Wise up with this indispensable guide to prison slang

Jul 27, 15

Without us noticing, we are entering the postcapitalist era. At the heart of further change to come is information technology, new ways of working and the sharing economy. The old ways will take a long while to disappear, but it’s time to be utopian

Jul 17, 15

Goldfish in public toilets, meths drinkers, Italian caffs. Bob Stanley on an extraordinary documentary that captures the seamy underbelly of 1960s London.

Jul 06, 15

With its bracken, bogs and winds, Dartmoor can seem bleak and inhospitable, but this Devon-born historian is enchanted by the wildness

Jul 06, 15

'You have to imagine shrinking yourself down to get the scale right,' says Peter Crowther

Jul 06, 15

The 7 July London bombers killed 52 people and inflicted life-changing injuries on dozens more. But hundreds caught up in the blasts walked away that day - only to experience delayed emotional effects.

Jul 02, 15

How can English learners improve their listening comprehension? Raphael Ahmed, a teacher at the British Council in Bangladesh, shares some useful strategies.

Jun 18, 15

A message in a bottle has washed up 44 years after it was written by a Carlisle boy at the start of the 1970s.

Jun 18, 15

Can your brain run out of space, like a hard drive? It depends on what kind of memory you're talking about.

Jun 18, 15

Fiddle, fish, fence, flick, grope, glance, poke, prod, nurdle, tickle, turn, squirt, biff, bash, slash, smash … just a few of the options open to a batsman. No wonder the philosopher of language and cricket fan was impressed

Jun 11, 15

Mass transit agencies around the world face the same conundrum: How to make what amounts to four straight lines distinctive.

Jun 07, 15

The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway once took tea from the foothills of the Himalayas to the world, but it now faces a slow extinction.

May 26, 15

In the early 1990s photographer Robert Clayton decided to take his trusty camera to record a council estate in Oldbury, in the West Midlands – the Lion Farm Estate – before it was partially demolished.

May 26, 15

St George's Gardens, the park on the site of the former churchyard of St George in the East in Stepney, is a neat, peaceful place.

May 26, 15

This could be called the summer of Barbara Hepworth but the question one needs to ask is whether she is worthy of all the attention.

May 15, 15

An Indian spiritual retreat where the Beatles meditated and wrote songs in 1968 has become a place of pilgrimage for fans from all over the world.

May 03, 15

We take a look at the ghost station that became Churchill's first bunker during the Blitz, and get inside to see what it looks like today.

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