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Saturday, May 25, 2019

John Brockman: Pioneer of scientific literature

The Selfish Gene; The Illusion of Self; The Glass Cage. If you have ever read a book by Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris, or Nicholas...

Current St Andrews fashion trends

I think I can say that St Andrews has a student body that stays rather up to date on current fashion trends. Walk down...

Musings on a theme: Leonard Cohen

Zeb Baker-Smith writes a eulogy to Leonard Cohen praising his musical accomplishments and paying tribute to the broader causes he fought for.

Vegetarian butternut squash and aubergine lasagne

Ingredients: 2 aubergines 1 butternut squash 1 red onion 2 bell peppers For the sauce: 2 cans of tinned crushed tomatoes 2 minced cloves of garlic 1 tsp dried basil 1 tsp dried...

CombiniCo. – Korean and Japanese convenience for St Andrews

It replaces what used to be the Cherries sandwich shop and aims to provide fresh, quick sushi to the residents of St Andrews. Their elegantly modern aesthetic serves as the backdrop for this new convenience-based business model.

The Räv: Nordic cuisine with a Scottish twist

This past week I had the opportunity to taste a selection of dishes from The Räv’s dinner menu. Located in what used to be...

The male gaze in fashion

The Harvey Weinstein scandal opened up more explicit discussions about the problems in the fashion and film industry. Both industries are deeply intertwined, with...

Can all the world be a stage?

Theatre is the act of sitting quietly in a chair, in the dark, watching actors on a stage pretend that you aren’t there. But...

The stories of third culture kids

“Where are you from?” This is the question that a third culture kid (TCK) often struggles to answer. “Should I give the long version or the...

Reflections on Black Mirror

Black Mirror has become a cultural phenomenon. But how did this rise happen? And is a fall from favour imminent? Black Mirror started out on...