We rarely care about our privacy and surveillance in general terms, but when it comes to specifics we can get very defensive indeed
While men come under the catch-all term ‘Mr’, women are still being categorised by their age and marital status
Authors who improvise, like John Boyne, and those who meticulously pre-plan like Michelle Paver, all seem to benefit from thoughts they don’t know they’re having
Motivating, inspiring and stimulating quotes from some of the worlds greatest leaders and famous faces.
New research casts doubt on the theory that polar bears could survive habitat loss as sea ice declines by foraging for food on land
The Harry Potter author’s new book is based on an inspirational speech she gave to Harvard students. Here are some of the best quotes
The Princeton Review has sniffed at the (misheard) lyrics of the pop star’s song Fifteen. But its ‘correction’ is more than five centuries out of date
Results of largest ever genetics study of a single population could also help refine dates for major events during human evolution
New research by Cambridge scientists analyses the way different personalities cluster across Great Britain
Actor writes in detail about her decision to have operation to prevent cancer that killed her mother
We loved this airport photo! Then we found out it wasn't real. Too bad. Still makes for a very cool image.
Having only one child is something many people frown upon, but the reasons for this are unscientific and unfounded.
OK, so we're not sorry we're his neighbours. But we very much like what he's doing with his land in Marin County, now that his neighbours have pissed him off.
Do you say 'expresso' or 'nucular'? Have you ever been confident about how you say bruschetta? Don't worry about it – arguments over pronunciation are mostly proxies for snobbery and class one-upmanship
The singer Pink has said she found it cute when her three-year-old blurted out the F-word. But how do other parents cope with their potty-mouthed offspring? (Warning: contains swearing)
Bids on film prop at $99,500 and counting as eBay users look to snap up memento of 1993 dinosaur blockbuster
They knew how to be hardcore ....
Sick bags at the ready: here are the UK's top 20 most hated pet names for women.
What a beautiful thing their new music video is. She takes her top off, he's on a motorbike rapping, they kiss. Oh yes, it's love for everyone to see
Industry experts have offered their analysis of what might be behind each of these top 5 most common dreams ....
Most Britons think government should help pay for upkeep of churches as part of UK history and heritage, survey finds
PJ apologists claim nightwear at the school gate is quicker, more comfy and not so different to clothing seen on the catwalk. But not getting dressed before you leave the house is still a remark of disrespect
In the notoriously unreliable world of dating apps, everybody needs a bit of help. So here are the profile giveaways that say: run like hell