Brian Bethune

Maclean's Senior writer

Brian Bethune writes about ideas, books and the book trade, and religion, but what really interests him is why people believe what they believe.

‘Nana & Flint’ are forensic reconstructions of the Gibraltar 1 (Forbes’ Quarry, 1848) and Gibraltar 2 (Devil’s Tower Shelter Cave, 1926) Neanderthal fossils by Dutch artists Kennis & Kennis. (S. Finlayson)