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How not to miss a birthday

Nicole Anzia has some hint and tips for keeping track of important dates.

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Understanding our lightbulb moments

Steve Connor interviews the author of a new book about how flashes of insight lead to a profound discoveries.

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She’s not heavy. She’s his sister

Martin Samuel looks at how a young golf champion’s bond with his disabled sister has defined him.

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Don’t be a jerk - tip big
December 10 2014 at 11:14

Colleen Shaddox says service staff should be paid a fair wage. But when they aren't, you can help.

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What's a few drinks? A recipe for rape
December 9 2014 at 11:22

Jay Mathews says high school and university students are awash in alcohol...

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Superstition’s compulsive grip
December 8 2014 at 13:07

Worried that you walked under a ladder on your way to work? You're not alone, says Dr Anand Ramphal.

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The younger you are, the happier you feel
December 8 2014 at 11:20

Young adults are happy and getting happier, an official survey has found.

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Your moods, according to Google
December 5 2014 at 14:42

The times of year we're most depressed, anxious and stressed...

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The men who are put off by macho culture
December 5 2014 at 12:09

A study has found that simply being a man is not enough to protect against stereotyping.

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20 tips for surviving Christmas
December 4 2014 at 13:35

Christmas can be stressful and difficult to navigate. Helen Grange offers 20 tips to get through Yuletide in one piece.

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Christmas cards - there are rules
December 4 2014 at 11:50

When it comes to Christmas cards, John Kelly's wife has very strong ideas...

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What really makes lefties different
December 3 2014 at 12:04

Contrary to popular perception, left-handedness may generally be a curse rather than a gift...

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South Africans work too hard - study
December 3 2014 at 07:01

South Africans have been urged to take their annual leave as "tired employees are generally unhappy employees".

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