Don't Miss: Oddball heroes return in The Umbrella Academy season three

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15 June 2022

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The Umbrella Academy is back for a third season, in which the adopted-sibling superheroes meet their less dysfunctional counterparts in an alternative reality. Available to watch on Netflix from 22 June.


The Digital Republic

is possible, says Jamie Susskind. He explains how – with proper governance and new institutions, rights and regulators – freedom and democracy can survive despite powerful digital technologies. Buy from 23 June.

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Deliver Us the Moon sends you to Earth’s moon as humanity’s last astronaut, on an open-ended, do-or-die mission to find a missing energy source and save our world. Available on PlayStation 4, …

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