Invention

Social rules

Can adultery can save your marriage?

John Bingham in London An "unforgiving, puritan Anglo-Saxon" attitude to adultery is damaging married life in Britain, driving couples to divorce rather than strengthening the family, according to an outspoken academic.

The i-generation

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Sam de Brito There's a famous scene in the 1949 Orson Welles movie The Third Man where his character Harry Lime talks about the gifts of adversity ...

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All Men Are Liars

Bulking up

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Sam de Brito Welcome to the smug, adult world of not running out of groceries.

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All Men Are Liars

Climate wars

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Sam de Brito The US Navy is mapping out battle plans based on climate change, and not just for giggles.

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We answer death with life

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Sam de Brito I really wanted to write something cheery and amusing this week to perk up your week but then my step-dad died of cancer and, well, the breezy mood never quite materialised ...

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