In an increasingly digital world, are we losing our grip on reality?

In an increasingly digital world, are we losing our grip on reality?

Posted April 19, 2018 07:00:00 Photo: A scene from the canals in Venice, or the replicas inside a Las Vegas casino? (Unsplash: Tom Podmore) If you hunger for the authentic Venetian experience you might want to try Las Vegas, Nevada, not the Veneto region of Italy. There’s a scaled-down replica …

Freediver’s death off Sydney beach raises concerns about increasingly popular sport’s safety

Freediver’s death off Sydney beach raises concerns about increasingly popular sport’s safety

Updated April 12, 2018 18:34:28 Photo: Dmitriy Ross was a certified scuba diving instructor and had become interested in freediving. (Supplied: Della Ross) Related Story: Diver’s body pulled from water in Botany Bay after fatal evening swim Related Story: Tourist deaths prompt new rules for snorkellers on Great Barrier Reef …

Russian denials of ex-spy attack ‘increasingly absurd’: British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson

Russian denials of ex-spy attack ‘increasingly absurd’: British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson

Updated March 19, 2018 23:24:58 Britain’s Foreign Minister says Russian denials of responsibility over a nerve agent attack on a former Russian double agent in England are “increasingly absurd”. Key points: All 28 EU foreign ministers issue a joint statement on the attack, expressing “unqualified solidarity” There is no prospect …