Alice Morrison on making a home in Morocco’s High Atlas mountains

Travel has the capacity to change each of us profoundly. Author Alice Morrison remains enthralled to a memory of visiting a small family compound high up in the mountains of Morocco, while training for an ultra marathon.

Fierce 'Semiaquatic' Dinosaur May Have Been an Awkward Swimmer

Despite its ties to the water, Spinosaurus may not have been built to dive after the fish it preyed on, a new study claims.

Morocco by high-speed rail

A new high-speed links up some of Morocco's most beguiling cities, making them more accessible than ever

Top 5: Desert festivals

Winter blues? Fear not: there's plenty of desert decadence to melt them away — these festivals amid the sand dunes feature everything from yoga at sunset to camel racing