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Issue: #50

Jan - Mar 2023

Looking back at January to March 2023, when earthquakes devastated southern Turkey, a mysterious balloon floated high over America and British supermarkets ran out of cucumbers

  • Cover by Christian Tate
  • Covers Jan – Mar 2023
  • Published June 2023


  • The aftershocks of Turkey’s earthquakes
  • China and the spy balloon
  • Romantic fiction and the birth of AI
  • Big Oil in infographics
  • Behind the UK cucumber crisis
  • Nato’s new Russian border
  • Burt Bacharach’s hit parade

A slower, more reflective type of journalism”
Creative Review

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

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

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

The UK's second-best magazine” Ian Hislop
Editor, Private Eye
Private Eye Magazine

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