The Festival runs from 17-30 October with over 200 events, mostly free, on everything from the future of Europe to the continuing relevance of Shakespeare.
The number of women in global leadership positions continues to increase, but the change seems one-sided, writes Dr Alice Evans (Geography) on The Conversati
New research has found that controlled trophy hunting of lions can actually help conserve the species, but only in areas where hunting companies are given lo
Kristen MacAskill describes how an earthquake in her hometown served to influence her career as an engineer.
The first significant investigation into the genomics of Aboriginal Australians has uncovered several major findings about early human populations.