Superstrings (City Halls)

“Wouldn’t it be great if we had a theory of everything?” This sentiment is likely to be expressed by a theoretical physicist, whose area of science has been searching for some sort of ‘Unified Field Theory’…

Alice in Wonderland (Dir: Tim Burton)

Emily McQueen-Govan In recent years, Tim Burton’s output of films has been both offbeat and refreshingly non-conformist. Films such as the supernatural comedy horror of Corpse Bride and his adaptation of Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory cemented…

The myth of Tariq Ramadan’s doublespeak

James Maxwell meets one of the world’s most influential and controversial intellectuals to discuss extremism, reform and ‘The New We’ To many of his most belligerent critics, Tariq Ramadan — probably the world’s foremost Muslim intellectual — is a…