What's inside North & South's August issueby North & South
In the August issue of North & South, on sale now:
What's your risk of a heart attack?
Donna Chisholm looks at the latest research on cardiovascular disease and the factors that reduce your risk.
Centrepoint: The healing
A new documentary tells the story of survivor Angie Meiklejohn’s teenage years at Bert Potter’s toxic community. Anke Richter revisits the legacy of Centrepoint.
Rex Haig's unfinished business
￼Mike White investigates the murky deals done to convict Rex Haig of murder, and the questions the authorities still refuse to answer.
The rise of Rolleston
From big-city escapees to Cantabrians making a fresh start after the quakes, Donna-Marie Lever looks at what’s putting Rolleston on the map.
Facing the music
Veteran TV reporter Ian Sinclair looks back at the love affair that changed his life.
Sense of an ending
Facing the end of her life at the age of 48, mother of five Lisa Thompson talks to Hannah Brown about the toll of her difficult childhood.
Sarah Catherall talks to the foodie-in-charge of Wellington on a Plate, Sarah Meikle.
Diary of a divided land
Joanna Wane finds herself amid tumultuous times on a two-week trip to Israel.
Margo White wonders if your phone might be eavesdropping.
Jenny Nicholls finds there is more to glasses than meets the eye.
The best places to eat this ski season – from Ohakune to Queenstown – when you come off the snow.
Mike White heads to the snowy hills, valleys and hamlets of northern Southland.
Despite an apparent backlash against bread – against carbohydrates and gluten – the sandwich endures.Read more
The author of worldwide bestsellers Sapiens and Homo Deus says our free will is at stake. We talk to Yuval Noah Harari about his new book.Read more
There is just one civilisation in the world, writes Yuval Noah Harari, and the West and Islam are joint participants in it.Read more
A new TV version of William Makepeace Thackeray’s 19th-century satirical novel taps into today's celebrity-Instagram culture.Read more
Serena Williams’ US Open outburst was unbecoming but the umpire made a mess of his response.Read more
The suffrage celebrations get a soundtrack from all-male ensemble NZTrio.Read more
The public will have to wait to see a report into an assault claim against MP Meka Whaitiri, who was yesterday stripped of her ministerial portfolios.Read more