When drones go where we can't: Watch the lives of the very elusive bowhead whales in the Arctic
Four summers of research has uncovered stunning aspects of the undersea mammals' behaviour.
Thespian, gambler and time traveller: the remarkable 100-year run of Kirk Douglas
The actor and producer, who completes a century in December, is one of the last great stars of Hollywood’s Golden Age.
art and politics
Banning Pakistani artists in Bollywood: Why did India give up its massive soft power leverage?
Abandoning popular Hindi cinema as a weapon helps the Pakistani state’s attempts to paint India as a civilisational enemy.
My secret life as a fake reviewer of women’s lingerie
This was not easy money, it was the most soul-crushing task ever.
Are you colour blind? Watch this video to find out and understand what that might mean
One out of every 10 people on Earth is colour blind.
An Icelander's autobiography offers glimpses of Danish rule in India
Jon Olafsson's book spans the period between 1618-1679.
You’ve read the poem? Now watch a short film about it
Filmmaker Shivam Sharma is giving Hindi and Urdu poems a visual makeover on his YouTube channel The Mansarovar Project.
Indians in Hollywood
Hollywood actor, aviator, musician and poet: the many lives of Phiroze Nazir
A friendship with the actor Sabu led to the first of many bit parts in Hollywood for the navigation engineer.