Carol and George with baby Jeff in 1951 (Courtesy of Penguin Random House Canada)

‘I think that my father murdered my mother.’

Jeff Blackstock unravels the story of his mother’s death in the 1950s and lays it in the hands of his father, who at the time was a Canadian diplomat


It’s life, but not as we know it

An unusual microbe shows how little we may still know about life on our own planet, let alone elsewhere