5/5 An eyewitness records the fitful progress that Leonardo was making on his masterpiece.
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4/5 While he was painting the Last Supper, Leonardo was living in the Corte Vecchia in Milan.
3/5 Da Vinci sets about capturing one of the Bible's most dramatic scenes in paint and plaster
2/5 Despite his reputation by 1495, Leonardo da Vinci is frustrated at his lack of achievement
1/5 Ross King tells the fascinating story of one of history's greatest artistic masterpieces.
5/5 Daniel Tammet's essay explores how beauty and creativity inform the work of mathematicians
4/5 Daniel Tammet's essay explores how our experience of time changes as we age.
3/5 Daniel Tammet examines the mathematical complexity of snow.
2/5 Former maths tutor Daniel Tammet recounts his pupils' refreshing approach to numbers.
1/5 Daniel Tammet explores the ways in which different cultures approach and describe numbers.
5/5 The revealing of Isabella's diaries has caused much ado, and forces an unforgettable trial
4/5 High drama, as Mrs Robinson's diaries are taken away by her opportunistic husband.
3/5 Isabella continues to see Edward Lane, but her feelings are not returned by him.
2/5 Isabella Robinson cements her friendship with Edward Lane.
1/5 Kate Summerscale's new book follows a sensational trial in Victorian England.
5/5 The author visits the headquarters of Google and Facebook with surprising results.
4/5 The author travels to Docklands and Cornwall on his journey behind the scenes.
3/5 The author meets members of the curiously named 'peering' community.
2/5 The author journeys to Silicon Valley to meet the men behind the internet.
1/5 The first stop on the author's journey of discovery is California where the internet began
5/5 The effects of the global economic meltdown ripple throughout Annawadi.
4/5 While some slum dwellers are forging their way up, others are fighting for their lives.
3/5 A feud between two neighbours ends tragically and threatens to bring down both families.