Elsewhere in week 9*

Is Spring arriving? The view from Bruntsfield Links suggests so.

It's easier for Daniel Sturridge to share his faith than Wayne Rooney, notes Adam Forrest.

If you haven't thought about how what you read shapes what you think, then read Rosaria Butterfield.

The Case of the Missing Plot, by Nick Cohen, the Sherlock story that suggests the internet is making us dumber.

If you like photos that make you feel dizzy, N.D. reports on urban explorers in Shanghai.

Lots of people give stuff up for Lent, 40acts suggests giving out instead.

If you like summaries like this, you might want to check out Yahoo's News Digest app (iOS only so far).

* Seems I lost count of the weeks, as well as missing one out.