Kardashian’s selfie is a hymn to the female body that harks back to the liberating portrayals of ample women in Renaissance and baroque art – and proves that ours is the most misogynist age in history
Pen manufacturer accused of sexism over its pink ‘for her’ biros in 2012 causes further outrage over South Africa women’s day advertisement
Analysis of starlight from more than 220,000 distant galaxies shows that the cosmos has lost half of its brightness in the past two billion years
Author reveals that submitting her manuscript to agents under a male pseudonym brought more than eight times the number of responses
A young woman dies taking diet pills; girls as young as eight are dissatisfied with their bodies... How raising awareness around obesity is triggering eating disorders
Legal high campaigners will meet at Parliament Square in London on Saturday, fill balloons with laughing gas and inhale it simultaneously
B&Q have appointed their first official ‘plant whisperers’ - but anyone can master the art of speaking to their shrubs. Just don’t mention Prince Charles
French side’s main keeper breaks his shoulder in tough 90-50 final of Harry Potter-inspired tournament held in Italian hillside
Britain prides itself on its free museums, but they’re too idealistic – and besides, they hark back to the days when art was deemed second-rate culture
As Brighton considers a ban, smokers and non-smokers in Bristol give their verdict on a trial scheme already up and running
Actor to join ex-foreign secretary William Hague as ‘professor in practice’ as part of new MSc in women, peace and security
Did you know that goats, camels, donkeys and elephants were part of the first parade?
It loses a bit without the mobile phone interface. And some of them must be fakes. But damn they're funny!
Study of nine-month-old children showed regular musically-based play sessions improved their ability to process speech sounds and rhythms
...which the website, Who Comes Up With This Shit?, aims to answer.
A stunning animation showing words depicting their own meaning.
We are all invited to send Ivan Cash and his team an email, and they will turn it into 'real' mail and post it to the person intended.
First-of-its-kind analysis was inspired by older Americans at hearing clinics who complained about no longer being able to understand their favorite TV shows
According to this info-graphic from Kaplan International, in 10 years time we will be eating insect sandwiches, wearing wooden t-shirts, sitting in a pilotless plane, on our way into space for a tour!
Thought only governments had poet laureates? Think again. And enjoy.