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A home burns as flames from the Dixie fire tear through the Indian Falls neighborhood of unincorporated Plumas County, California. Photograph: Josh Edelson/AFP via Getty

Flames racing through rugged terrain in northern California destroyed scores of homes as the state’s largest wildfire intensified and numerous other b(...)

Aoife Hester’s Lego figurines

Aoife Hester, Co Wicklow Last year, while spending a considerable amount of time at home due to the restrictions, I found myself feeling creative and(...)

SynergySuite was founded by siblings Niall and Suzanne Keane.

SynergySuite, an Irish software company founded by siblings Niall and Suzanne Keane, has raised a combined $7 million (€5.9 million) in equity and deb(...)

The Way of Integrity: Finding the Path to Your True Self by best-selling author and Harvard-trained sociologist Martha Beck is available now

“This has almost been like a global meditation. What isn’t working in your life rises to the surface. Going back to the way it was? It’s not going to (...)

He Got Game: from left, Hill Harper, Travis Best, Ray Allen, John Wallace and Walter McCarty. This was Allen’s first acting role. A raft of rising NBA star’s auditioned to play Jesus Shuttlesworth. Turns out Ray Allen could act. Photograph: ©Touchstone Pictures for Sky Premier

A film comes along every so often that captures the essence of sport. Well, American sport. In this case basketball. He Got Game shows how professiona(...)

Farmer Nikolai and his robot farm helpers in the satirical YouTube video, Russian Cyberpunk Farm

Last November, a jovial farmer called Nikolai introduced YouTubers to the future of farming. In heavily accented English, he proudly showed off androi(...)

Sir Richard Francis Burton: soldier, explorer, geographer, cartographer, anthropologist, diplomat, polyglot and author

Nowadays the name Richard Burton evokes the memory of the Welsh actor and husband of Elizabeth Taylor but in earlier times it belonged to one of the m(...)

Brian Deese: ‘I am hopeful that we can show right off the bat that bipartisanship is alive.’ Photograph: Ken Cedeno/CNP/Bloomberg

US president Joe Biden faces a narrow window to clinch bipartisan support for his $1.9 trillion (€1.56 trillion) stimulus plan, after congressional De(...)

Scottish first minister Nicola Sturgeon (centre) during a meeting at the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh on Tuesday. Photograph: Russell Cheyne/PA Wire

Germany and Scotland have announced that their respective Covid-19 restrictions will remain in place until at least mid-February. As of Tuesday eveni(...)

US president Donald Trump: The pardon power remains one of the last and most likely outlets for quick unilateral action. Photograph:  Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images

As US president Donald Trump prepares to leave office in days, a lucrative market for pardons is coming to a head, with some of his allies collecting (...)

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