Laura Foster explains how the Novichok nerve agent works and what to do if you think you’ve been exposed to it.
Image copyright Griffith Institute/Oxford University Image caption The inlaid beard normally seen on the mask was attached in the 1940s A new exhibition reappraises the work of Harry Burton, who photographed the decade-long Tutankhamun excavation. The collection is a striking record of a groundbreaking moment in our study of the past. It was one of […]
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption There’s water all around Cape Town, South Africa, but little of it is drinkable Cape Town, home to Table Mountain, African penguins, sunshine and sea, is a world-renowned tourist destination. But it could also become famous for being the first major city in the world to run out of […]