There are business advantages to employing over 50s, including higher motivation and emotional stability
Kickstarter-funded project planned for 2024 will also drill deep into the surface to probe the origins of the Earth and the moon
Australian TV anchor Karl Stefanovic has been wearing the same blue suit to make a point about the ways in which his female colleagues are judged. What we learned hardly came as a surprise – but it can’t be said enough
Oxford Dictionaries settles on term for using e-cigarettes after the word’s usage more than doubled in the last year.
It’s not just pigs, the onomatopoeia we apply to most animal sounds varies delightfully across different tongues. What does this reveal about our relationship with language?
Experience the beautiful and moving Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red installation from the air.
If you’re happy working every hour God sends, good for you. If not, here’s some advice on how to give your wellbeing a boost along with your career
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Actor Shoshana B Roberts recorded all the catcalls and remarks she got from passersby as she walked for 10 hours through New York
Reports that a passenger photographed a rainbow from her plane are mistaken. The colours are caused by polarisation
Using videos and a Tinder-style app, researchers have determined that people who stretched themselves out were rated more attractive by potential partners
As he enters the final week of his Sport Relief project – running 27 marathons in 27 days – the comedian reveals how coming out as transgender prepared him for life’s other challenges
We think Miguel Durao has hit upon a brilliant idea!
We rarely care about our privacy and surveillance in general terms, but when it comes to specifics we can get very defensive indeed
Last night, on the 10th of September 2012, I sat at my desk, wondering what HITC Life should do. Mention it? Not? And why had I never had this conundrum before? Maybe it's because I was in New York City that day, checking out the spectacle as I walked west on 13th Street.
So what have you lot been reading all year? Here it is, in its simple glory. The most read stories of 2008.
English heritage calls on revellers to re-embrace the original Irish jack-o’-lantern after heavy rain reduces pumpkin supply
New-build buyers tweeting @myhousesucks; newspapers offering buy-to-let prizes; a nation of renters in expensive, shoddy accommodation. Our housing is in a state...
Are you the office joker, the workaholic or are you simply coasting through your day just "looking" busy?
Need a creative outlet? This one will take almost no time at all (uh, one minute), and could end up providing one of the best minutes of your day.
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