Black-spot tourism ‘feeds ghoulish fascination’
Is it tasteless to turn a disaster site into a tourist attraction? Since the release of HBO’s Chernobyl series earlier this year, bookings to the site of the catastrophe have soared by 40%.
South Koreans win ‘humanoid’ robot contest
A robot which looks human and can walk and drive a car has won a $2m prize in a US Defence Department competition. Is it just common sense to design robots that are similar to people?
Police and papers grovel over Hillsborough lies
Twenty-three years ago, 96 Liverpool fans were crushed in a football stadium disaster. Police and The Sun blamed supporters; now this has been revealed as a massive and deliberate cover-up.