Entertainment

The art of hunting down stolen treasures

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The fully functioning solid gold toilet – worth nearly £5m – was installed at Blenheim Palace as part of an art exhibition Only a day after it was plumbed into one of Blenheim Palace’s grand rooms, a solid gold toilet created by artist Maurizio Cattelan was ripped out and […]

Health

Switch to vaping ‘helps smokers’ hearts’

Image copyright Getty Images Smokers can improve the health of their hearts within weeks of switching to e-cigarettes, the largest trial of its kind shows. The month-long study of 114 smokers suggests vaping has the potential to reduce heart attack and stroke risk. The team, at the University of Dundee, stressed vaping was “not safe” […]