Rosetta Stone

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Look, a Doll: My Mother's Story. The Artist's Eye: Liliane Lijn. Installation view.

Dorothy Smith: Landmarks ★★★★ In his 1985 study of contemporary American architecture, The Secret Life of Buildings, Gavin Macrae-Gibson looked beyond(...)

Cadence Weapon: Freestyle Fellowship ripped up the rulebook and wrote a new one with the scraps

Growing up in the frigid northern Canadian city of Edmonton, it wasn’t exactly easy for me to find rap music to be inspired by. My dad was a DJ who pl(...)

People are flocking to online language courses that offer cheap and inventive ways to learn. Photograph: iStock

There was a time when having a smidgeon of French and self-consciously ordering a verre de vin could elevate someone to a status of fluency within min(...)

 Archaeologist Howard Carter opening the coffin of Tutankhamen which he discovered in 1922: when a museum worker broke his beard moving the mask, a conservationist simply stuck it back on. Photograph: Time Life Pictures/Mansell/Time Life Pictures/Getty Images

Earlier this year there were reports of a botched conservation job to one of the world’s most famous artefacts of the ancient world, the magnificent g(...)

Handout of an artist’s impression of Rosetta approaching comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. Photograph: ESA/ATG medialab/PA Wire

Comet-chasing space probe Rosetta has reached its destination after a journey lasting more than a decade.Scientists and spectators at the European Spa(...)