For many women, especially those who are not white or middle class, the debate over whether individual choices are empowering or not is stale and distracting
One company is trying to measure exactly how much urban trees are worth. But some things defy calculation
Civil-rights activist who made headlines last year after her white heritage was exposed says the book will be about people ‘caught between boundary lines of race or culture or ethnicity’
The actor sneers at child sex abuse victims and says free speech is being stifled. But he is part of the 1% who enjoy a platform – it’s ordinary people who struggle to be heard
American Library Association’s annual list of frequently challenged books places Bible alongside transgender picture book and erotic novel Fifty Shades of Grey
Website accused of ‘profiting by bullying’ over billboards on London Underground that also feature people with different coloured eyes
Three vehicles used in Apollo missions based on original model, which was recovered in an Alabama backyard and is expected to sell for at least $120,000
When MP Jess Phillips signed an email to a constituent with kisses she was rebuked by a judge. It’s time we had some xxing etiquette
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
Every now and then we stumble across a brilliant Tumblr blog that we just have to share.
In the past 10 years, the number of men doing 'pink collar' jobs has doubled. (Not sure what a 'pink collar' job is? Neither were we.)
So which one are you ?
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.
In a survey of more than 2,000 hiring managers, 33% claimed to know whether or not they would hire someone within 90 seconds.
Physicist tells BBC programme he would consider ending his life if he had nothing more to contribute and was a burden to those around him
For something that weighs about one gram, it is certainly capable of causing a lot of fuss, particularly now that the undercover team from HMRC has figured out that it is a perfect tool for money launderers.
......is the loveliest, most elegantly turned out woman. She’s been offered, and has accepted, the most amazing job opportunity, and to top it all off is getting married to the love of her life. And now she is leaving London.
Psychologists have shown for the first time that horses are able to distinguish between positive and negative human facial expressions
The Pepper Gallery's latest collection of art from some very exciting emerging and established artists ...
Report calls on government to increase funding for northern secondary schools with focus on pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds
Humans are better than computers at spotting differences so subtle they can’t be described
It’s a common belief that funny men have more luck with the opposite sex. So does a GSOH really make you more attractive, or does it still come down to looks?