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George Orwell Reviews Mein Kampf

George Orwell’s seminal work, 1984 was written as a response to the 20th century’s indulgence in imperialism, fascism and Stalinism. In 1940, he was…

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Everest Avalanche Tragedy

On 18 April 2014, an avalanche on Mount Everest near Everest Base Camp killed sixteen Nepalese guides. The group was fixing ropes and preparing…

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World War I in Africa

On August 7, 1914, the first shot fired by British troops in World War I took place in Togoland (the German colonial protectorate now…

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Exbiotanica by Makoto Azuma

Japanese botanic artist Makoto Azuma attempted to go where most artists only dream of going: to space. In a project titled Exbiotanica, last week…

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Americana by Ed Freeman

After a 25-year career in the music industry, during which he produced Don McLean’s American Pie, Ed Freeman returned to his original love of…

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Fat & furious burger

Can burgers be art? That’s not a question you were probably expecting on grappling with. But, French designers Thomas and Quentin – who deem…

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Harm Less by Sonia Rentsch

Sonia Rentsch is an art director and still life artist with a keen eye for detail and a talent for the idiosyncratic. For the…