Australia's answer to the aurora

AUSTRALIA'S ANSWER TO THE AURORA

Is this the southern hemisphere's best-kept secret?

A peculiar ‘nation' off England's coast

A PECULIAR ‘NATION' OFF ENGLAND'S COAST

It claims to be the world's smallest country

 
 
 
The last Night Watchmen of Europe

THE LAST NIGHT WATCHMEN OF EUROPE

They were medieval timekeepers and crime busters

The sandwich that feeds the US South

THE SANDWICH THAT FEEDS THE US SOUTH

It's an important part of African American cuisine

 
 
 
Why are the Japanese so resilient?

WHY ARE THE JAPANESE SO RESILIENT?

Perhaps the world, now more than ever, can learn from Japan's attitude

Why Basque food tastes so good

WHY BASQUE FOOD TASTES SO GOOD

The world is starting to take notice

 
 
 
Is our future going underwater?

IS OUR FUTURE GOING UNDERWATER?

The marine world is opening up to even non-divers and swimmers

The USSR's hidden 'democracy'

THE USSR'S HIDDEN 'DEMOCRACY'

This Siberian city experienced remarkable freedom during the Cold War

 
 
 
Iran's ancient delivery solution

IRAN'S ANCIENT DELIVERY SOLUTION

It was considered the “fastest overland travelling on Earth”

India's original 'turmeric latte'

INDIA'S ORIGINAL 'TURMERIC LATTE'

“It is our spice, as no other spice is”

 
 
 
A shipwreck undiscovered for 47 years

A SHIPWRECK UNDISCOVERED FOR 47 YEARS

How a tragic maritime disaster became one of the world's top dive spots

Will travel be safer by 2022?

WILL TRAVEL BE SAFER BY 2022?

These new technologies may allow us to safely globetrot again

 
 
 
The US islands of slave descendants

THE US ISLANDS OF SLAVE DESCENDANTS

A preserved African heritage in the Southern US stays afloat

Did the Vikings predict an apocalypse?

DID THE VIKINGS PREDICT AN APOCALYPSE?

A new discovery reveals a haunting message from 1,200 years ago

 
 
 
Australia's call on climate change

AUSTRALIA'S CALL ON CLIMATE CHANGE

It's an ancient solution to ‘ecological grief'

The fried dough the world loves

THE FRIED DOUGH THE WORLD LOVES

The churro is to fried dough what the French fry is to potatoes

 
 
 
Why Finnish people tell the truth

WHY FINNISH PEOPLE TELL THE TRUTH

Here, trust is implicit unless proven otherwise

A remote island's 'naked hideousness'

A REMOTE ISLAND'S 'NAKED HIDEOUSNESS'

Scientists see the accident of Green Mountain as something optimistic

 
 
 
A secret way to see the world

A SECRET WAY TO SEE THE WORLD

“We're most transported when we're least distracted”

The ringtone making a comeback in Asia

THE RINGTONE MAKING A COMEBACK IN ASIA

How did Beethoven's iconic Fur Elise come to symbolise bread in Sri Lanka?

 
 
 



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