The Telegraph
| Monday, May 30, 2016 |


Twin tales

Pulitzer-winning writer Siddhartha Mukherjee’s latest work, The Gene: An Intimate History, has been creating ripples. As it turns out, the book has a more prosaic twin, says Abigail Zuger 

Twins born minutes apart may be eerily similar or just as eerily different. Even if they are not identical, they share yards of genetic material, and yet one turns out large and one small, one strong and one weak, one a poet and the other a... | Read»

Random shutdown

BITS & BYTES / Surit Doss

q+a My BlackBerry Z10 phone keeps shutting down at random even when the battery shows 70-80 per cent charge. The version of the operating system installed on my phone is 10.3.2. | Read»

Try to quit

Q:I have smoked for so many years that I am quite addicted to it. It is only now that everyone keeps talking about the dangers of smoking. I want to stop, but I think it is too late. | Read»