Archive for December, 2014
The guardians of Fortress Europe are fighting a lost battle: poor migrants will always try to find a better life for themselves, or die in the attempt. Daniel Trilling traces their steps, from the Middle East and Africa to the Kent countryside.
How the invisible hand of the clock powered the Industrial Revolution and sparked the Information Age.
While we appreciate it in the abst
A Troubled Region in Turkey, a Missing Climber, and the Elusive Quest for Noah’s Ark
So much has been said about Ararat….
Curtis Abraham tells the story of how Dr William T. Close, the father of the Hollywood actress Glenn Close, became the doctor of the Congolese president, Mobutu Sese Seko, and how Mobutu’s largesse rubbed off in paying for the wedding of Dr Close’s now famous actress daughter.
Africa is Africa…….