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In the 1950s, Reggio Calabria on the toe of Italy, was a dangerous place to grow up.
When floods hit the toe of Italy, children were sent away, often for years.
A bridge too far?
China's One Belt, One Road initiative is holding international summit in Beijing, but no Western leaders have said they are coming yet.
Sir Duke wants a second referendum. Or does he?
He's been gone for 40 years but the Duke could still make a valuable philosophical contribution to the Brexit debate.
Aftermath of the 2016 Berlin attack.
Al-Qaeda and Islamic State have both encouraged would-be terrorists to use cars and trucks as weapons.
The US’s 1952 ‘Ivy Mike’ test.
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Claims of the destructive powers of nuclear weapons have, for good reasons, been greatly exaggerated.
The lives of young non-Muslims are being shaped by Islamophobia in public and private spaces.
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Even Trump's most destructive proposals pale in comparison. The president is merely throwing a match on a burning building.
The Smarden incident and the arrival of Rachel Carson's Silent Spring in the UK lead people to a new view of the environment.
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Warhol has become one of the most well known artists in the world, but his work still has secrets to reveal.
Before the financial crisis struck, you could breathe the overwhelming air of prosperity on the bustling streets of Trikala.
L'écriture de soi n'est pas sans dangers.
Faire de sa vie de la littérature peut être un jeu dangereux. Retour sur les parcours de Serge Doubrovsky, inventeur du genre, et de l'un de ses successeurs, l'écrivain Édouard Louis.
Real fictions: Édouard Louis.
'Autofiction' has an important role to play in this new post-truth world.
Ah, la jeunesse…
La cause du « pic de réminiscence » qui intervient entre 15 et 25 ans fait l’objet de vives polémiques parmi les spécialistes de la mémoire.
State conservation officials from Florida and Georgia work in 2014 to remove a heavy length of fishing rope from a right whale’s mouth.
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A new US seafood import rule requires supplier countries to control accidental bycatch of whales, seals and other marine mammals – showing that global trade and conservation can reinforce each other.
La cigarette, 3ᵉ plus grande source d’addiction.
Une étude menée par un panel d’experts s’est penchée sur les substances les plus addictives du monde : la nicotine se place au 3ᵉ rang, entre la cocaïne et les barbituriques.
Refugees can’t fight back.
The 'elite' can never be a scapegoat.
Be young, be foolish …
Known as the reminiscence bump, memory scientists are hotly debating what causes it.
Warm and cosy and screwing up the atmosphere.
Priority number one for the world's leading nations in Marrakech ought to be taking carbon out of heat.
Many people wanted to virtually join the protest.
While online action alone can't solve a problem, it can be a very useful tool to mobilize people and focus attention on a crucial issue.