Johann Hari - Chasing The Scream

The controversial author discusses his new book on the war on drugs

Podcast

Little Atoms top stories (and some you may have missed)

From Douglas Adams to Ai Weiwei, our guide to the most read and most interesting posts on Little Atoms this week

What is China really worth?

Measuring China’s emerging economic weight is far from easy

World

Making work into an artform

The Artist Placement Group had radical ideas about putting art at the centre of everyday life

Art & Design
Society

Mark E. Smith and Me

Turns out the Fall frontman likes being compared to the Kinks' Ray Davies

Film & Music

Christopher Hitchens

“Everything that is done or written is done by someone who is half a chromosome away from being a chimpanzee.”

Podcast

Howard Jacobson

The novelist discusses anti-Semitism, censorship, bad taste and offence

Podcast

Working with the witch doctors

Medics in the Ecuadorian rain forest must tread a line between conventional treatments and shamanic beliefs

Science
World

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