Artists and scientists are doing everything in their power to convey the urgency of the repercussions of disastrous human activities on the planet. The latest is the installation by the artist Luke Jerram, of a 7-metre installation of the
I thought the Cop26 summit had reached peak weirdness when the Beast — the American presidential limo — swept past a Greggs on the back streets of Glasgow. Then I saw a picture tweeted by a Zimbabwean government
Success, or failure, or both? The outcome of Cop26, with its last-minute compromise on running down the use of coal, will be picked over in the coming weeks. While it is a temptation to give rapid judgements, one of the overriding lessons from previous climate summits
The death of Japanese fashion designer, Issey Miyake, at the age of 84 of pancreatic cancer is more than the passing of an iconic figure of the world of haute couture. He was born in Hiroshima, and he was seven when the deadly atom bomb was dropped on the city for the first time in human history.
Isaiah Oliver carefully parks his car in the crumbling parking lot of North Flint’s Greater Holy Temple Church. The lot at the church was meant for parishioners coming to worship, not 18-wheelers carrying pallets of bottled water. But as the city grapples with its water crisis, the church has been one of the main distribution
For the rest of the pop culture universe, it was like waiting for the other Louboutin stiletto to drop — but I for one was totally shocked to learn that Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson have decided to become the dreaded “just good friends.” It seems their famous nine-month fling was doomed by “distance and demanding work
Musician, actor and activist Dame Olivia Newton-John died at her ranch in Santa Barbara, California, surrounded by family and friends. One of my first thoughts on reading the news was that this sense of being together with loved ones, in a beautiful place with expansive views, seems a peaceful and connected way to pass