Mankind has been fascinated by space for a long time - and with the search for other worlds. Practise some prepositions of place and motion in our space-themed grammar exercise.
To the untrained ear, Australian, New Zealand and South African accents are rather similar. A New Zealand accent is easy to recognize, however, by its high pitch, unusual vowel sounds and the speaker's choice of expressions. Part 2 of our series.
This month on Spotlight Audio: getting fit, going abroad, reforming the NSA.
"It's a shame we're such snobs": Colin Beaven shares his thoughts on second-hand shops. Premium users and magazine subscribers can listen to the text for free.
"Myths, true or not, are important to any society," writes Mike Pilewski as he looks at one myth particularly relevant to 2013.
inaccurate, or far from an expected amount or distance (weit hergeholt)
"The robots are coming, just a little behind schedule": Mike Pilewski on America's plans for a robot army.
Mike Pilewski looks back at a famous writer's 515 books and his own 200 columns for Spotlight Online.
One of the most remarkable things about Star Wars is its attitude to language, writes Mike Pilewski.
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