Understanding population density takes more than just arithmetic – that's where mapping can help reveal which countries and cities are really getting cramped.
As a co-founder, and Chief Executive of The Conversation in the UK, Max Landry learned a great deal. He is moving on, but leaves best wishes for the future of a project that remains dear to him.
The DUP should take note: free travel and trade between Northern Ireland and the Republic may hinge on legal arrangements.
Why does it always rain on me?
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The construction industry is characterised by risk, uncertainty and complexity on all levels. Brexit compounds this.
Hanging in the balance.
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How to tidy up a right royal mess.
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No other country has fully adopted the UK model of railway privatisation. And for good reason.
Indonesia has yet to embrace digital diplomacy.
The government should take advantage of digital technology as they will be able to extend their public diplomacy agenda in an even more interactive way.
Patient care is being "rationed" in NHS hospitals as a result of the nursing shortfall.
Where have all the hedgehogs gone?
Worldwide, hedgehogs are disappearing at the same rate as tigers.
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As the service becomes more professional and diverse, the less it can be influenced by boys' clubs.
Listen to the fascinating in-depth story of the decriminalisation of gay sex in Britain.
PrEP drugs are not a perfect solution.
PrEP may be giving some homosexual and heterosexual users a false sense of security.
Does corruption means the same for everyone? Some social researchers argue that corruption is a social construct shaped by Western anti-corruption elites.
The British government may reverse a 50-year-old railway policy.
How do harsher measures to counter possible terrorist attacks impact our relation to political life and to citizenship ?
Counter-terrorism policies have social and political impacts on citizenship, identity and our perception of self and the Other. Through the British case, Lee Jarvis discusses his latest research with Sylvain Antichan.
A panel of experts has ruled that Primodos did not cause birth defects. But what's the science behind their decision?
A look behind the statistics that link government spending cuts with increases in death.
There are different measures of productivity and the nature of the UK’s problem depends on which one we are looking at.
Academics put Hammond in the spotlight.
Academics deliver their verdict on Philip Hammond.
Worries about the loss of low-skilled labour risk obscuring a genuine flaw in the UK economy at the upper end of the scale.