The string theorist Brian Greene has grown from maths prodigy to physics iconoclast. Now he hopes to
“When I say I’m a scientist, you can see people blinking.”
Trying to copy the movie business has its pitfalls.
Games' fundamental principles -- such as rewarding success, removing the sting from failure -- could
The not-for-profit foundation dedicated to "ideas worth spreading".
The composer Richard Jacques and the academic James Newman on chip tunes, orchestral soundtracks and
“Sucking the heads off prawns is one of life’s great pleasures”
After a three-week shutdown, I can once again play <em>Little Big Planet</em> the way nature intende
In the wake of his <em>New Statesman</em> scoop, the actor debates privacy and superinjunctions.
The writers shouldn't have to please grumpy twentysomethings like me.
Hell isn't other people: it's being a lab rat for a company that refers to a ball as an "edgeless sa
Ed Stern, lead writer of the upcoming first-person shooter game <em>Brink</em>, on auteurs, bad acti
Even though I liked it, I have to admit it was a flop. But why did it fail?
Barack Obama pokes fun at Donald Trump at the White House Correspondents' Dinner -- and gets mocked
Interview with Stewart Binns, author of the historical novel <em>Conquest</em>.
“If a comedian’s naughty joke is on the front page, there’s no news”
An interview with the Jordan-based game developer Candide Kirk.
A few extra bits from my interview with Russell Howard.
Weasel News, templars in the supreme court and socialism in <em>Fable 3</em> -- more from Naomi Alde
One-note characters, bad exposition and boring choices -- Naomi Alderman and David Varela give their
Harold Pinter, Marie Antoinette and the Kindle -- some extra bits from my interview with Antonia Fra
Is there such a thing as English cuisine?
“The preoccupation with class is the bad side of Englishness.”
What's it like to watch Danny Boyle's play <em>Frankenstein</em> at the IMAX? Pretty amazing, actual
From Samuel Johnson to <em>The King's Speech</em>: a few bits of my interview with Frank Skinner tha
“People are more accepting of transvestism than Catholicism.”
<em>Mass Effect 2</em> is fun and polished -- but it didn't deserve to pick up the top prize at the
A dizzying story of money, obsession and the world's biggest cookbook.
<em>The Great Gatsby</em> game has gone viral -- but we should be grateful that game developers aren