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The machine that manufactures internet cool

Tumblr is giving adults a glimpse into the pulsing heart of youth internet culture. Caitlin Dewey finds it a blessing and a curse.

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Why you never finish that novel

It’s no surprise that half of us never finish novels. Tom Utley is still wading through one he began 43 years ago...

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Black sheep in the family? Relish your role

They are the family members who don't quite fit in. But it turns out that black sheep are a lot rarer than you think.

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How your brain tells you who to trust
August 7 2014 at 14:02

Your brain helps you judge a face before you even see it, says new study.

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Women sabotage themselves - top woman
August 7 2014 at 12:04

A leading academic tells Lindsay Ord she would prefer respect for what she has done and not because she is a woman.

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‘Help! My mom is a catfish’
August 7 2014 at 06:51

Agony aunt Emily Yoffe tells a young woman that she needs to step away from her mother's online life. [VIDEO]

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Jerry Hall: I drink, I smoke, I love
August 6 2014 at 14:02

She partied hard in her 1970s heyday - and Jerry Hall is showing no signs of slowing down.

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Why ‘smile’ is a happy word
August 6 2014 at 12:02

Researchers from Germany found the articulation of vowels influence how we feel.

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Happiness is... low expectations
August 6 2014 at 07:02

British scientists say that day-to-day wellbeing depends on feeling that things are going better than expected.

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How to shape your own future
August 5 2014 at 13:56

Gerald Suarez says we all need to step off the rollercoaster and think about the future.

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Share your cares, says Dlamini-Zuma
August 5 2014 at 12:01

The US-Africa summit was given some down-to-earth advice by South Africa's Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.

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Hynde: I smoked pot with McEnroe
August 4 2014 at 12:20

In his Wimbledon glory days, John McEnroe would relax by smoking marijuana with pop-star Chrissie Hynde.

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White lies make world go round - study
August 4 2014 at 07:24

A virtual experiment has shown that lying is essential for the growth of a cohesive social network.

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