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
Reader analytics company finds male readers want an author ‘to get to the point quickly … or they are gone, gone, gone’
Bristol firm says letting women take time off during menstrual cycle will make workplace more efficient and creative
Pet charities have reported a surge in the numbers of mutilated, murdered and kidnapped cats. Are we a nation of animal-maimers? Or is something else going on?
Reluctant boyfriends beware ...
For women working in the music industry, there are still areas that have not changed for decades
Around the world, countries are introducing stringent laws specifically to deal with street harassment. But we might do better to enforce the laws we already have
With homemade body products, including lotions and scrubs, you can avoid questionable chemicals and feel like a wizard at the same time
They’ve have been blamed for causing everything from Alzheimer’s disease to cancer, and now infertility. Here’s a look back at popular mobile phone health scares gone by …
Data obtained by the Guardian shows more than 22,000 left empty for longer than six months despite chronic housing shortage
The Pepper Gallery's latest collection of art from some very exciting emerging and established artists ...
Having just watched the Queens Jubilee flotilla from rather a far distance, the first thing I noticed is that bank holiday weather never changes. Of course it was raining!
This amusing info-graphic takes two stereotypes to the extreme and compares the spending habits of the metro and hetero male. You probably won't be surprised by who comes out as the big spender!
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.
Christmas gift ideas for the fashion conscious and the nerds in your family!
... And you thought your job was tough!
This cute info-graphic provides fun facts on baby names, predicts trends on baby names derived from major world events (like Hurricane Sandy), and the longest celebrity baby name. (Any guesses on who that baby belongs to?)
Another brilliantly funny Tumblr - this one is dedicated to the authors inbox, covering "Genuine emails that people feel the need to send to all staff."
It's the gift that keeps on giving – the best beauty sets will last all year round
Our subject this time is ‘What another big city is doing.’ Why do we care what another city is doing? We can learn from what other cities do.
Some enlightened employers offer pet-ernity leave. I’m not saying we should prioritise animals over children, but I do have three rescues of my own
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