Scott Slater wants to pump billions of gallons to LA and other drought-hit cities - and make $2.4bn in the process
Parties! Fireworks! Endless bonhomie! If ever there’s a night when you’re expected to have unrelenting fun, tonight is it. But what if the prospect fills you with dread? Here are your four options
Do you roll over or under? Next time you visit the smallest room in the house have a look at the loo roll
Research shows many couples make decision to split before Christmas, but stay together to avoid ruining festivities
Raising beef cattle requires 160 times more land and causes 11 times more greenhouse gas emissions when compared to crops like wheat, rice or potatoes
Whether you’re a hardcore tabletop strategist or looking for something to enjoy with the family, here are the best festive afternoon distractions
Study of 3,000 children suggests significantly more preschoolers end up taking academic route into university than those without same educational start
Get some distance, seek advice, and build up your savings before heading for pastures new
There’s no single way to tackle childhood obesity, but the problem is urgent, especially among disadvantaged children. A 20% tax would be a big help
Officials maintain a third of previous numbers will be caught and insist plan is scientifically sound
Been a long week ? Could you do with a little nap after lunch ?
Father Christmas? — ‘Ye-e-s. How may I serve you?’ — Well, we were wondering…. We have an online discussion every day on various subjects, and we thought if you have time in your off-season, we might ask you to be honorary host of a question-and-answer session on summer. A ‘summer Q&A,’ as it were.
The most apt definition of middle age is 'when your age starts to show around your middle'.
Ever tried Internet dating? I haven't, but I got a flyer the other day for one of the numerous sites all designed to help us find the ultimate happiness (at a fee I hasten to add). Curious as I am, I of course had to have a look.
What is the correct number of children to have in order to avoid judgment or scrutiny from strangers? Is such a thing even possible?
A collection of hilarious typing errors from all over the world.
May bits and bobs become as cool as this Velcro and felt situation.
Awesome*. An article makes it easy to find out which of your friends 'Like' things that are so totally uncool that you simply must question your friendship with them.
I had a dream I was tattooed to the hilt. Specifically, I was sporting the sleeve tattoo equivalent on both my legs. (Could they be referred to as trouser leg tattoos?)
"Pull Up Your Pants, Nobody Wants To See Your Underwear"
Popularity of pugs and bulldogs leads experts to warn owners of breathing difficulties, skin problems and other disorders faced by the breeds
Official numbers of doctors, nurses and midwives were inflated, latest figures show
My friend’s recent confession that her wedding would be bridesmaid-free came as a relief: there’s no need to force our friends into a tradition of sameness