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Friday, September 21, 2018

Eating our way to global warming?

Food is necessary for human survival; this is a truth which is universally acknowledged. However, agricultural food production and land use have recently been...

Bunga Bunga or Bust

Picture a sweaty basement, a pair of gyrating escorts disguised as nuns, and a 74 year old Italian man watching silently and receiving sporadic...

Life as a fourth year

Let me tell you, dear readers, the story about a girl and her horse. My very good friend Sophie celebrated her birthday last week, and...

Extra! Extra!

In honour of The Saint’s 200th issue, we looked back at the papers that came before it

Edinburgh winter wonderland

Perhaps you are beginning to feel slightly lethargic as semester one in the Bubble draws to a close, maybe you have a few hours...

Pedal Power: two students take on a Silk Road cycle challenge

Charles Stevens and Will Hsu are about to undertake the ride of their lives, from Beijing to Tehran.

Iran and the Space Monkey

Late last month, Iran announced that their space program successfully sent a monkey into space. Riding the rocket called “Pishgam,” the monkey was sent...

Crisis in Ukraine: Russia’s annexation of Crimea

The situation in Ukraine has rapidly become one of the 21st century’s defining challenges. The crisis will likely have major ramifications for Russia, Europe,...

Kazakhstan: Borat, the Beatles and Prince Michael of Kent

Kazakhstan is huge country that was largely unknown and generally lumped into a homogenous grouping of ‘stan’ countries that make up Central Asia until...

“Kum” Dine with Me: In the Autumn Drizzle

Cake is scrumptious. And I would urge you all listen greedily to this next recipe.  It’s a cinnamon and orange drizzle cake. A perfect...