From Dundee to Dublin, horror spectaculars are springing up like zombies from the dead.
One animator combined his skills with paleontological evidence to breathe movement into a dinosaur fossil to eye-catching effect.
Many cities could learn from Dundee, which overcame industrial decline to become a UNESCO City of Design, with a shiny new cityscape to match
Scotland's new deprivation figures confirm a wider trend towards suburbanising poverty.
The left-wing firebrand might be packing out venues in Scotland as much as England, but he's got some thinking to do.