Signs of the Times
December 2009 Issue | Vol 124 No 12
Articles in This Issue:
A new occult thriller has hit the theatres, grabbing the attention of teens. Steve Wohlberg explains its sinister significance.
One of the most common Christmas traditions is exchanging gifts. Victor Parachin talks about gifts that people will appreciate even more than things.
Many women are fearful of developing cancer but hip fractures are more common than cancer of the breast, cervix and uterus combined. While calcium has stolen the spotlight, researchers have discovered that soy and other plant foods may also be vital ingre
Geoff Youlden reflects on the meaning of the earthquakes that have struck the world in recent years, especially in the western Pacific.
Everyone needs to have self-worth. Shane Winfield looks at where Australian Theatre star and regular at Carols by Candlelight Marina Prior discovered hers.
Gary Kent reminds us that wherever we are this Christmas, we'll be reminded of the Baby Jesus, born in Bethlehem 2000 years ago.