The controversial #SaveKessab trend. And, why is the internet obsessed with goats?
Why has the modern world become so obsessed with celebrity culture?
What explains our enduring attraction to violent entertainment?
A profile of Romario - Brazil's footballing bad-boy turned politician
Why do we find the beat of the drum so intoxicating?
What is it that actually triggers our laughter, do all of us find the same things funny?
We report from the awards ceremony of the 2011 Caine Prize for African fiction