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Cultivating Olives on the Slopes of Mount Etna

adminDec 13, 20211 min read
For millenniums, farmers and vintners in northeastern Sicily have benefited from the area’s mineral-rich soil, a result of volcanic eruptions.

Pedro Almodóvar Is Still Making Movies That Shock

adminDec 13, 20211 min read
He built his reputation with raunchy farces. But in his new film, “Parallel Mothers,” the 72-year-old dredges up his country’s most painful history.

Merck’s Covid Pill Might Pose Risks for Pregnant Women

adminDec 13, 20211 min read
Some laboratory studies suggest that molnupiravir can insert errors in DNA, which could in theory harm a developing fetus, sperm cells or children.

Champions League Repeats Its Draw After a ‘Technical Problem’

adminDec 13, 20211 min read
A buzzed-about round of 16 matchup between Manchester United and Paris St.-Germain was the result of a mistake. P.S.G. will face Real Madrid instead.