best of 2012

Felix Baumgartner (AUT) – Lifestyle

The Year in Pictures: Autumn

10 frames from around the world that capture the best of fall, 2012
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The Year in Pictures: Summer

11 frames from around the world
Man transports ducks on a motorcycle to a market in Nam Ha province

The Year in Pictures: Spring

Our 10 favourite frames from March to June in 2012
APTOPIX Germany Zoo Penguins

The Year in Pictures: Winter

9 frames that round up January to March 2012

Dig in to 2013

One of the best things about food? Reading about it.

TV: What we’ll be watching in 2013

Jaime Weinman offers some predictions on the year ahead. Warning: as with free broadcast TV, you get what you pay for ...

Imagine it’s 1992 and you get to eat dinner in 2012

A round-up of today’s food trends that, for better or worse, may survive in 2013
Emergency services member is reflected in the sunglasses of Britain’s Prince Charles during a reception at Bondi Icebergs swimming club in Sydney

The top 10 royal stories of 2012

Bare breasts (and a bum), a drenched jubilee, not to mention a royal pregnancy (need we say whose?)

Best fiction books of 2012

Our favourite six titles of the year
The year in moving pictures

The top 10 films of 2012

From M to Pi, Brian D. Johnson with the best of the year and some Oscar predictions