Theatre is undergoing a virtual revolution.
To pitch an alternative timeline, you first have to believe a particular narrative of real history. That's where things can go wrong.
Inflation has been on the rise since the Brexit vote but, before long, deflation might be a greater concern.
Mass graves are being dug for hundreds of those killed in a nation once more gripped by grief.
In the midst of the country's struggle for independence, India's film industry became a messenger and ally in the global fight against Britain's enemies
The ice sheet is melting and permafrost is thawing. What's happening in Greenland will speed up climate change across the world.
Vladimir Putin position in the Kremlin looks more secure than ever, and he has shut down almost all the avenues for a genuine challenge.
A judge in Belfast has dismissed a challenge to Northern Ireland's ban on same-sex marriage citing it as a 'social policy' issue.
Research shows tranquility can help to boost levels of relaxation, reduce stress and even provide pain relief.
A new study finds a link between cloudy tap water and outbreaks of gastrointestinal illness, such as norovirus.
Flexible working reduces the likelihood that women cut their hours or leave the labour market after childbirth.
Spotify, Apple Music and the like aren't working for indy artists,
The spread of a multidrug-resistant fungal infection is rapid and alarming.
The alt-right is trying to subvert America's history of opposition to fascism.
The International Criminal Court has told Malian radical Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi to pay €2.7m in reparations for an attack on the world heritage site.
Seven MPs are now under a cloud as to whether dual citizenship renders them ineligible to be elected to parliament.
Pauline Hanson's stunt of wearing a burqa into the Senate on Thursday drew a swingeing attack from George Brandis.
The UK government continues to insist there will be no physical markers on the border. But how can that work?
Why are the Brussels negotiations stumbling along so badly? Because a fundamental step has been skipped.
The generational 'war' is a con, designed to hide a darker truth.
Rational arguments and myth busting often won't help you change the mind of a conspiracy theorist. But there are other ways.
The 'boyfriend model' of abuse is in the headlines after a string of high-profile grooming scandals. But are we in denial about how prevalent it is?
A new study reveals the risks of vaping in non-smoking teenagers.
A study in mice shows it is possible to delete extra chromosomes in a range of conditions that are associated with infertility, including Down's syndrome.
New research reveals how birds navigate their way over thousands of miles.
Technology enables many ways of interacting. We need to be more specific and scientific.
An Australian woman recently died as a result of taking too much protein supplement. But that doesn't mean these sorts of supplements should be avoided.
America's answer to Kafka and Dostoevsky gets real at the Edinburgh International Festival.
For over a century, British authorities have ignored the exploitation of working-class girls.
Drug deaths in Scotland are now among the highest in Europe. What can be done?
'If we can’t understand our rights, we have no rights.' But efforts are being made to rebalance the inequalities.
The traditional media industry comes with a large environmental cost, but emissions from digital productions are often ignored.
Why protesters should think about putting their feet up.
They survived the pressures of globalisation and now thrive internationally.
Robert E. Lee is one of the most memorialised figures of the American civil war. Here's why that causes so much anger.
Fruit cake may last a century, but it's got nothing on honey.
Watching their babies via webcams eases parents' anxiety and helps them connect in the absence of physical contact
East London collective Boy Blue Entertainment have taken their provocative show to the Edinburgh International Festival.
Such projects should be clear from the outset about who owns them, who will build them, and who they are for.
Documentary makers, museum curators, PR teams and the royal family all want their say on the 20th anniversary of her death.
A new BBC drama manages to capture the flawed, but sometimes brilliant, men of Victorian medicine.
Clearing advice from the experts.
Be prepared to be scared and informed in equal measure by the next series of this cult show.