Government poised to scrap nature ‘Brexit bonus’ for farmers | farming

The government is to scrap the “Brexit bonus” which would have paid farmers and landowners to enhance nature, in what wildlife groups are calling an “all-out attack” on the environment, the Observe can reveal. Instead, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) sources disclosed, they are considering paying landowners a yearly set sum for … Read more

Hilary Mantel’s Art Was Infused With Her Pain

Hilary Mantel’s Art Was Infused With Her Pain

“Once the queen’s head is severe, he walks away. A sharp pang of appetite reminds him that it is time for a second breakfast, or perhaps an early dinner.” These are the first two sentences of The Mirror and the Light, the third volume of Hilary Mantel’s ​trilogy about the life of Thomas Cromwell and … Read more

Millennial business owner says any entrepreneur should splurge on this one thing

Millennial business owner says any entrepreneur should splurge on this one thing

For young people, entrepreneurship is the new 9 to 5, with 60% of teens saying they want to start their own business instead of working a traditional job. However, with the uncertainty business owners have faced during the past two years, it can be beneficial for Gen Zers to learn from professionals who managed to … Read more

Mathematical computing is changing the world

For anyone who doesn’t know about MathWorks, could you tell us a little bit about what it does? MathWorks is the leading developer of mathematical computing software and has two flagship platforms, MATLAB and Simulink. MATLAB is a programming environment for algorithm development, data analysis, visualization, and numeric computation. Simulink is a block diagram environment … Read more

Maria Bartuszová: an artist of the fragile who was anything but | art and design

HASta time when the art world is attempting to rewrite a history that has largely benefited male artists, Tate Modern is staging a show of work by Slovak sculptor Maria Bartuszová (1936–1996). Her unique biomorphic casts touch on big themes such as belonging, growth and infinity. Bartuszová worked outside the traditional centers of contemporary art, … Read more