Using our experience of failure to drive forward miracles
By Paul Rodgers - 12 May 13:14

Paul Rodgers examines the strengths and weaknesses of biotechnology in Britain

Can talking make you better?
By Simon Wessely - 01 May 13:00

CBT does not cure cancer, schizophrenia or arthritis, but it does improve mood, coping and quality o

Is Labour abolishing illness?
By Alison Ravetz - 01 May 13:00

The new rules on incapacity benefit stake everything on a major gamble: that a large proportion of c

Don't lose your bottle
By Roger Scruton - 01 May 13:00

Ignore the health fascists - drinking is a matter of personal choice

A dangerous experiment
By Rachel Cooke - 24 April 13:00

This appalling documentary was exploitative and irresponsible

<strong>The Doctor Who Hears Voices

Shape of the future
By Rowenna Davis - 17 April 13:00

Observations on bodybuilding

The American male
By Alexander Comfort - 17 April 13:00

<strong>Taken from The <em>New Statesman</em> 19 June 1948</strong>

Treat with extreme caution
By Simon Singh - 17 April 13:00

Homoeopathic medicine is founded on a bogus philosophy. Its continued use is a drain on NHS resource

The invisible woman
By Annalisa Barbieri - 10 April 13:00

Life without mirrors is an unsettling experience.

All shapes and sizes
By Annalisa Barbieri - 03 April 13:00

High-street designers could learn a lot from the world of film.

Physical education
By Alice O'Keeffe - 03 April 13:00

Wayne McGregor, Britain's hottest choreographer, tells Alice O'Keeffe that dance holds the answer to

Tales of typographic oceans
By Daniel Starza-Smith - 03 April 13:00


Adam Mars-Jones <em>Faber & Faber, 525pp, £18.99</em>

Scenes of mild peril
By Hugh Aldersley-Williams - 03 April 13:00

Despite what the papers say, we live in pretty safe times.

Making the Grade? Not yet...
By Janet Veitch - 01 April 12:06

Janet Veitch says that with a score of 2 out of 10, the Government needs to start taking real action

Embryology and Catholicism
By Paul Rodgers - 31 March 10:54

Why is it that the Catholic Church is so vehemently opposed to something that has so many possibilit

'We don't do rabies'
By Alyssa McDonald - 27 March 12:00

When Alyssa McDonald was bitten by a stray dog in Romania, she was given excellent anti-rabies treat

A bigger splash
By Cressida Connolly - 27 March 12:00

<strong>Clean: an Unsanitised History of Washing</strong>

Katherine Ashenburg <em>Profile Books,

Bengal's fowl legacy
By Sue Branford - 19 March 12:00

Bird flu panic may have run its course in the UK but in West Bengal an altogether more dramatic dram

Spreading the love
By Tim Walker - 19 March 12:00

Beyond the walls and barbed wire, Tim Walker finds hope for marginalised people in South Africa

With all that money, schools and hospitals should be better
By aloysiusmcd - 19 March 12:00

The “third stage” is designed to make clear that Brown’s Labour Party will not revert to old tax-and

Sound and visions
By Anna Picard - 19 March 12:00

<strong>The Rest Is Noise: Listening to the 20th Century</strong>

Alex Ross <em>Fourth Estate, 62

Meet the girlfriend
By Ryan Gilbey - 19 March 12:00

A promising social satire descends into ingratiating small-town togetherness

<strong>Lars and the

Sticking to their guns
By Mark Ashurst - 19 March 12:00

<strong>After the Party</strong>

Andrew Feinstein <em>Jonathan Ball Publishers, 300pp, £10</em>

After the cyclone
By Barbara Gunnell - 19 March 12:00

At least 93 people were killed and 190,000 displaced when tropical cyclone Ivan struck Madagascar

Escape from Panopticon
By Matthew Taunton - 19 March 12:00

We may have nothing to fear but freedom itself

Kindness of George W
By Nicholas Wapshott - 19 March 12:00

Bush's efforts on behalf of Aids sufferers in Africa may, in retrospect, be among his most important

The horror, the horror
By Antonia Quirke - 19 March 12:00

<strong>Trust Me, I'm a (Junior) Doctor</strong>

Max Pemberton <em>Hodder & Stoughton, 298pp, £12

Interview: Peter Hobbs
By Edmund Gordon - 17 March 12:47

The author of <em>The Short Day Dying</em>, who unexpectedly became a writer during a long illness,

America by numbers
By Yo Zushi - 13 March 0:00

<strong>50 Facts You Need to Know: USA</strong>

Stephen Fender<em> Icon Books, 288pp, £10.99</em>

There’s no alternative
By Tristan Quinn - 13 March 0:00

<strong>Suckers: How Alternative Medicine Makes Fools of Us All</strong>

Rose Shapiro <em>Harvill