Pope Francis washed and kissed the feet of disabled and elderly people Thursday — women and non-Catholics among them — in a pre-Easter ritual designed to show his willingness to serve others like a “slave.” (Read more.)
For the first time, scientists have found an Earth-sized world orbiting in a life-friendly zone around a distant star. The discovery, announced on Thursday, is the closest scientists have come so far to finding a true Earth twin. (More about this huge discovery here.)
Jonathan Heaf describes how Don Draper helped a generation of ageing hipsters grow up gracefully, while Lauren Cochrane sums up the style influence of the other principal players, from perfect pyjamas to outlandish prints. Read more
A rabbit, a symbol of Easter, pauses during Rabbit Steeple Chase at the Old Town Square’s Easter market in Prague, Czech Republic. Anyone who has ever tried to make a rabbit run an obstacle course knows this isn’t easy.