A quarter of young people in the UK have experienced ‘unsafe’ homelessness, finds study
6 July 2015
A new study finds the numbers of young people being accommodated by local authorities or homeless services across the UK to be over three times higher than those recorded by the Government, and highlights the ‘hidden homelessness’ of those forced to sleep on sofas of friends or relatives as they have nowhere else to stay.
Haeckel’s embryos: the images that would not go away
6 July 2015
A new book tells, for the first time in full, the extraordinary story of drawings of embryos published in 1868. The artist was accused of fraud – but, copied and recopied, his images gained iconic status as evidence of evolution.
Staff-prisoner relationships are key to managing suicide risk in prison, say researchers
3 July 2015
In the wake of recent increase in prisoner suicide, new research commissioned by the Harris Review on the views and experiences of prison staff suggests that identifying and managing vulnerable prisoners requires the building of staff-prisoner relationships, ‘knowing the prisoners and understanding what makes them tick’...