Jeremy Hunt  with Boris Johnson in London ahead of the 2012 Olympics. The pair are the final two contenders for the Conservative Party leadership. File photograph: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

Boris Johnson Boris Johnson, who turned 55 on Wednesday, has been one of Britain’s most prominent and colourful politicians for two decades, during m(...)

“In the medium term we’re looking at redeployment with a lot of change to come for the professions in the next 15 years.” Photograph: iStock

In 2017, Sebastian Thrun, an adjunct professor at the Stanford Artificial Intelligence Laboratory in California, unveiled a deep learning algorithm th(...)

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Amyan Macfadyen, who has died aged 94, was one of the most influential figures in ecology research and environmental education during the latter half (...)

Denis Healey in Moscow in 1987. In the 1940s he had fought communist oppression of socialists. Photograph: Dominique Dudouble/Reuters

Unfair though it might be, the life of Denis Healey, who has died aged 98, may well be remembered as a story of what might have been. Throughout the (...)