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Spectacular real virgin births

Spectacular real virgin births

Virgin births are now common, and they happen in ways we still don't understand

Capital

When the boss wants your contacts

When the boss wants your contacts

Can you refuse if your boss insists you share your personal networking list?

Autos

The 1970s’ space oddity

The 1970s’ space oddity

Forty years on, quirky RV stays on the move

Culture

The people who refuse to grow old

The people who refuse to grow old

Photographs of older rebels around the world

Future

What extreme cold does to humans

What extreme cold does to humans

Goosebumps and broken eyelids

Travel

Photographers’ views of Scotland

Photographers’ views of Scotland

See the country as you rarely see it

BBC America

Fictional footsteps

Santa Monica Mountains

California’s rugged cinematic past

West of downtown Los Angeles, rugged Malibu Creek State Park has stood in for numerous faraway lands in classic TV shows and films.

technology of business

Solar power

Let there be light

African economies may be booming, but 585 million people in the continent still lack access to electricity. A new breed of 'solar-preneurs' is bringing power to the unconnected.

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Film

'As American as apple pie'

The leather booths and aluminium lines of the diner are staples of US cinema. Why do film-makers use them so frequently? Stephen Smith takes a look.

Weather

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