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Place

The strange inspiration of the Gobi desert

The terrifyingly long reach of Hollywood extends even to Mongolia

By Lawrence Osborne

Science & Tech

It’s getting harder to laugh off the idea of UFOs

The difference today is that they have been filmed

By Lawrence Osborne

Film

Korean film has mastered the supernatural horror genre

For those of us who have followed Korean film for many years, the triumph of Bong Joon-ho’s Parasite, Park Chan-wook’s The Handmaiden or the living-dead series Kingdom on Netflix came as no surprise

By Lawrence Osborne

Bangkok’s unraveling was easy to see coming

Unresolved conflicts swirl around Thailand’s institutions

By Lawrence Osborne

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