Simon Usborne sat down with the Labour MP for Tottenham, who’s earning a reputation as one of Westminster’s most forthright and eloquent voices
Almost 2000 ‘Potentially Hazardous Asteroids’ were discovered in the last year. What’s the risk one will hit the earth?
The race to become the party’s presidential nominee is gathering pace. The Jackal’s Man in America, Jamie Malanowski, sorts the thoroughbreds from the old nags – and picks the favourites for high office
As an advisor to Tony Blair and Gordon Brown, Theo Bertram experienced first hand the Cabinet Room’s inner sanctum, and saw what it takes to keep – and lose – a Prime Minister
Fortunately, the balance of power still lies elsewhere, says The Jackal’s man in America
A new Supreme Court justice won’t make a supreme difference, argues our man in America
The controversial F1 champion on how his need for speed is driven by his need to succeed
Robin Carhart-Harris thinks psychedelic drugs could hold the cure for all manner of mental health problems. If he’s right, it might not be long before you can get magic mushrooms on the NHS
Quantum computing is progressing at light speed. But what exactly is it? And how can we expect it to transform today’s digital world?
With the royal baby’s name yet to be confirmed, The Jackal wades in with some helpful suggestions…
The British stand-up that loves to take on America has picked his latest battle – and he’s winning…
Hawking’s appreciation of balance, nuance and his fellow man was a rare and precious thing
The Canadian comic is on his way to London to talk about his demons. One of them’s Justin Bieber
The movie won an Oscar on Sunday – but that doesn’t mean it’s had the recognition it deserves
Best known for his wind-up radio, Trevor Baylis’s inventions changed the lives of thousands
John Curry made history as the world’s first openly gay Olympian. This documentary tells his story, and challenges the status quo
And how in the world do you time a man moving at 100mph on an ironing board?
It’s all too easy to just walk by, says The Jackal’s managing editor
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