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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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Are William and Kate Mr and Mrs Bland?
December 11 2014 at 11:57

Jan Moir has been watching the comings and goings of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and is not impressed.

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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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