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Thor: Ragnarok turns epic hero into court jester

Sun, 2017-11-19 22:16
Kiwi director plays latest Thor film for laughs rather than continuity. Read more...

God writes straight with crooked lines

Fri, 2017-11-17 07:31
Divine providence and same-sex marriage. Read more...

A simple idea which changed the lives of millions

Fri, 2017-11-17 05:59
The Hippo Roller has revolutionised water transport in Africa Read more...

Lonely old Japanese men look for companionship

Fri, 2017-11-17 05:32
But some tragically looked for it in the wrong place... Read more...

After Weinstein we need a culture change - but what sort, exactly?

Fri, 2017-11-17 02:32
So far we are hearing about rules. Some aspects of 1970s culture are taboo. Read more...

Is ‘cuelessness’ exacerbating anxiety and depression in teens?

Thu, 2017-11-16 05:25
Thin communication could be making us neurotic. Read more...

Modern elites have forgotten the Christian origins of liberalism

Thu, 2017-11-16 04:34
A former justice of Australia’s High Court foresees an era of religious persecution Read more...

Classic adventure story still captivates readers

Thu, 2017-11-16 01:45
A classic adventure story for animal lovers Read more...

Australia votes for same-sex marriage

Wed, 2017-11-15 06:16
A thumping majority has backed a redefinition of marriage. What happens next? Read more...

The disturbing questions raised by the fate of baby Elsie

Tue, 2017-11-14 23:52
Why were a gay couple preferred to a grandmother as adoptive parents? Read more...

Why French women are quitting the pill

Tue, 2017-11-14 21:00
Three main reasons emerge from a survey. Read more...

Is voluntary stopping of eating and drinking an ethical alternative?

Tue, 2017-11-14 19:47
Dying of thirst is a terrible way to die Read more...

The migrant crisis and Hungary’s tormented past

Tue, 2017-11-14 05:53
Before judging its harshness towards refugees, look into its history Read more...

Two ways to take human nature seriously

Tue, 2017-11-14 03:21
Nature means something different to the naturalist than it does to the natural lawyer. Read more...

The world’s leaders got younger in 2017

Tue, 2017-11-14 01:29
Who are they? Read more...

Is addiction a matter of choice or genetics?

Mon, 2017-11-13 06:13
The Massachusetts Supreme Court will decide whether drugs remove responsibility from addicts Read more...

Suzanne’s Children: One woman’s selfless effort in Nazi Paris

Mon, 2017-11-13 04:38
An improbable hero of the French resistance. Read more...

How technology cheapened sex and made men less marriageable

Mon, 2017-11-13 03:38
The author of Cheap Sex talks about its provocative thesis. Read more...

Demand for euthanasia surges in the Netherlands

Sun, 2017-11-12 19:55
The taboo has gone Read more...

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