As a comic hero, Wonder Woman's antecedents reach back to the suffragettes. And a long awaited feature film offers us a fittingly feminist story.
Legislation designed to protect wildlife is being rolled back or ignored in all sorts of ways in all sorts of places, according to a new global database of attacks on green tape.
The trend of 'naked tourism' reveals something more than just bare bottoms – and it may call for some active interventions.
Our clothes are cheaper, flimsier and shorter-lived than ever. But jeans, a staple of the modern wardrobe, are actually designed to be long-lasting – provided you take proper care of them.
Reagan, Clinton, Obama and Trump would all pull from the Kennedy playbook, from mastering the media to exuding masculine vitality.
A new study suggests that distorted moral cognition is what set terrorists apart from the rest of us.
Reports claim the feature has vanished – but then mountains are always changing shape.
Star Wars was a swashbuckling space fantasy that inspired some of the technology we see today, four decades after the film's release.
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There are many myths around Ramadan. A scholar explains the religious observance and its spiritual significance.
Facebook should give the public more insight into how content moderation decisions are made.
Women in business can be forced to define themselves in opposition to the attributes associated with men.
Brazil's political crisis is spiraling to a new level amid the release of recordings that allegedly caught the president authorizing a bribe. Fixing this mess will take more than a personnel change.
Did you think this was the Conservative party's 2017 election manifesto? Think again. This is the Theresa May show.
If the thought of undergoing surgery fills you with dread, spare a thought for your forebears.