Jane Austen

A red brick house next to a tree with Christmas lights

Happy Birthday, Jane Austen! 245 years on, devotees celebrate with virtual tours of the writer's home

This year, Jane Austen fans are drawing parallels between the novelist's 18th-century life of limited freedoms and the pandemic of 2020.

Happy Birthday, Jane Austen! 245 years on, devotees celebrate with virtual tours of the writer's home
apple pie

That 'American' apple pie actually goes back to Europe in the Middle Ages

That 'American' apple pie actually goes back to Europe in the Middle Ages

Radio Tags to Help Wood Ant Research

Radio Tags to Help Wood Ant Research

New releases: 'Safe,' 'Pirates: Band of Misfits' highlight new offerings this weekend

New releases: 'Safe,' 'Pirates: Band of Misfits' highlight new offerings this weekend
The World

2009: The year in ideas

2009: The year in ideas