Brent Michaluk's +1's are the things they like, agree with, or want to recommend.
EVERY year several dictionary publishers and the American Dialect Society announce their picks for Word of the Year. It's a tricky exercise.
LONDON HEATHROW is one of the world’s busiest airports. It is also remarkably small. Pascall Watson, a firm of architects, compared the grou
Death to satirewww.economist.com
IT WAS the sort of attack that the French government had dreaded for months. Only in December, Manuel Valls, the prime minister, declared gr
What we wrote…www.economist.com
Gutenberg’s Apprentice: A Novel. By Alix Christie. Harper; 416 pages; $27.99. Headline; £13.99. Buy from Amazon.com; Amazon.co.ukA novel, se
Politics and current affairs The People’s Republic of Amnesia: Tiananmen Revisited. By Louisa Lim. Oxford University Press; 248 pages; $24.9
A big bet on smallwww.economist.com
Tom McGuire tries to make compact fusion ONE of the clichés of nuclear-power research is that a commercial fusion reactor is only 30 years a
It's not youwww.economist.com
IT’S time for a breakup. The person you have been seeing is lovely, but a relationship is not what you want right now. How do you break the