The world in a bubble: why we need good news now more than ever

Can we counterbalance the bad and fake news that assaults us from all directions? A new space on Facebook plans to do just that. Look closely at some of the spectacular images of Earth from space and you can see the fragile, shimmering skin of our atmosphere – the vast majority of it a wafer-thin […]

Care: the issue that will decide the next election?

A telling survey came out at the end of August indicating that only one in four of us “believe they will receive proper care in their old age” despite – as the Telegraph put it – “the Coalition’s sweeping reforms of the system”. And that’s a shame as the “sweeping reforms”, while not answering all […]