Christopher Timothy McGuirk argues that language learning has nothing to do with natural aptitude, and much more to do with other factors – such as your learning environment and exposure ...
Google Deep Dream learned to make its own art using a machine learning algorithm.
Some of Reuters best pictures of China - captured from above.
A demographic analysis by Pew Research Center explores the world's biggest religious groups, and finds that the number of Christians in Europe is falling.
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A strategic language policy and the cultivation of language experts in post-Brexit Britain are essential if the UK wants to connect with fresh markets overseas, argues Gabrielle Hogan-Brun.
In our complex and interconnected world, we need leaders of imagination, understanding, and emotional intelligence—men and women who will move beyond polarizing debates and tackle the cha...
A New York artist, Kien Quan, is looking at the cultural contributions made by refugees.
Sarah Parcak, an Egyptologist, explains how anyone can become a global explorer and protect the world’s hidden heritage.
17 of the most powerful and moving photos captured by Damir Sagolj in 2016.
Professors at America's most prestigious colleges shared the single book they think every student should read in 2017.
K. Anders Ericsson shares his advice on becoming good at anything.
The 2016 SkyPixel Photo Contest has recognised the most beautiful and breathtaking aerial images taken by drones around the world.
13 books Ernest Hemingway thought every young writer should read.
Matthew Dodd, a UCL PhD candidate, shares how he and his collegues found ancient fossils.