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The micro-scooter ‘fad’ has proved to be anything but. And now parental transport has gone wheely mad with the advent of the skatepram. Simon Usborne takes a ride to the school gates
You’ve seen the reports of Nokia’s new flagship phone. But how does it feel in the flesh? David Phelan goes hands-on…
Can recycling might be something of a whimsical subject, but when the can-making industry decided it wanted to sponsor a competition for budding student cinematographers, they got an incredible response.
The art world grew smaller the day Calder first popped his sculptures in the post
Shine a light on the autumn gloom – whether you’re hiking, camping or cycling – with these top torches
‘Unreliable’ oligarch facing huge legal bill after Roman Abramovich’s crushing victory over business deal
The long-running saga of Boris Berezovsky versus Roman Abramovich opened the window on how oligarchical capitalism was established in Russia in the 1990s.
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Giant Olympic rings became the crowning glory on Tower Bridge today to mark the countdown to the London 2012 Games.
The idea that visual art is only what can be spread flat across a canvas is one that has long since been abandoned. With sculpture and large-scale installations, the 2D print has become not so much outdated, but rather had to give up its monopoly over the art world and make way for more innovative uses of space.
Survival International's campaign, backed by the actor Colin Firth, seeks to protect the life and lands of Brazil's Awa people
It's easy enough to make a jacket water-resistant. But what about a shoe, a hearing aid or even a paper tissue? Hal Hodson meets the researchers taking waterproofing into the future
A century after Titanic set sail from Belfast prior to her tragic maiden journey, a £97m tribute to the ship and her makers is almost ready.
A mirrored-effect torch to reflect the light of the Paralympic flame will be used in the London 2012 Paralympic torch relay.
Enter Hyundai's Veloster – the first three-door car to add up
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