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Because today's ultra-fast news cycle rates being first above being right. It tells us what's happening in real time, but rarely what it means.

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We publish Delayed Gratification magazine, which revisits the news after the dust has settled to give the final analysis on the stories that mattered.

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Delayed Gratification

Delayed Gratification is the world’s first Slow Journalism magazine. It’s a beautiful printed quarterly publication which revisits the events of the previous three months to see what happened after the dust settled and the news agenda moved on. It is proud to be ‘Last to Breaking News’.

The latest issue

  • The Belgian mothers of jihadis
  • Wildfires and the art of arson
  • The argument against GDP
  • Cecil the lion and the trophy trade
  • At home with the people smugglers
  • Pyongyang rocks
  • Mapping Europe’s migration crisis

From the blog

Through the transfer window


January 2012 saw the traditional wave of speculation over potential Premier League transfers: we track how the gossip compared with the final results. Taken from issue six of Delayed Gratification (Jan-Mar...

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From the archive

A concept painting of StarTram, a proposed launch system that would use magnetic levitation to shoot cargo – and eventually humans – into space. Image courtesy of Dr John Rather

Train of thought

Floating ten centimetres above the ground and powered by superconducting magnets, the L0 Series test train tore through the countryside around Mount Fuji on 21st April. Five days earlier it had...

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Events & Classes


In pictures: the DG infographics tour

It's been a hectic start of the year for DG's editor Rob and art director Christian, with three infographics classes for subscribers packed into two weeks. First stop was Brighton on...

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The story of Slow Journalism & Delayed Gratification

Our TEDx case for a Slow Journalism Revolution


Sneak previews of new issues, details of Delayed Gratification events and the latest on new stockists.


Track the evolution of the Slow Journalism project and give us your suggestions for stories.


Follow the creation of some of the beautiful artwork used in Delayed Gratification magazine.

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Honed design, relaxed writing and an almanac approach to the passing years”Observer

Jam-packed with information... a counterpoint to the speedy news feeds we've grown accustomed to”Creative Review

A slower, more reflective type of journalism”Creative Review

A chic magazine with fine infographics and long stories”Die Zeit

A very cool magazine... It's like if Greenland Sharks made a newspaper”Qi podcast

A fantastic publication that puts current events into perspective”Qi podcast

Quality, intelligence and inspiration: the trilogy that drives the makers of Delayed Gratification”El Mundo

Refreshing... parries the rush of 24-hour news with 'slow journalism'”The Telegraph

A leisurely (and contrary) look backwards over the previous three months”The Telegraph

Perhaps we could all get used to this Delayed idea...”BBC Radio 4 - Today Programme

Everyone should read this magazine”Stacks Magazine

Wonderful title and wonderful concept”BBC Two

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