Thursday, 15 January 2015 00:00

Prosthetics: Someone else’s shoes

The carbon-fibre blades worn by Paralympic athletes have changed people's expectations of prostheses. But they also raise difficult questions about how the design of artificial limbs can constrict the user's identity

Published in Features
Tuesday, 28 October 2014 14:49

The photo finish

First used to expose corruption in horse racing, the eerie photographs taken by finish-line cameras have become the defining images of the world's most dramatic races

Published in Icon of the Month