A Scandal in Oxford: The Curious Case of the Stolen Gospel

A first-century fragment of the Book of Mark, Hobby Lobby, dissolved mummy masks, an Oxford professor named Obbink: manuscript nerds unite, this one’s a doozy.

Source: The Guardian
Published: Jan 9, 2020
Length: 24 minutes (6,211 words)

‘A Tale of Decay’: The Houses of Parliament Are Falling down

As politicians dither over repairs, the risk of fire, flood or a deluge of sewage only increases. But fixing the Palace of Westminster might change British politics for good – which is the last thing many of its residents want.

Source: The Guardian
Published: Dec 1, 2017
Length: 22 minutes (5,571 words)