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Of rural idylls and onesie movies

Helen Walne wanted a home in the country - but then she remembered cappuccinos and promenade people-watching.

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Aircon - good for men, bad for women

A new study concludes that it is almost impossible to set air conditioning in a way that pleases everyone.

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Teens tell the most lies - study

When it comes fibbing, no one can match adolescents, according to the first study into age-related dishonesty.

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Looks hold us back, women say
July 24 2015 at 11:51

A third of women fear their appearance will hold back their careers, a poll has found.

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Like jazz? You're an empathiser
July 23 2015 at 13:15

Researchers say that a person's empathy levels and thinking style predict what kind of music they like.

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Bad at maps? Try the Pill
July 23 2015 at 12:15

Research has shown that the oral contraceptive seems to boost a woman's spatial awareness.

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Sexy ads sell, right? Maybe not
July 23 2015 at 07:40

Researchers say that sex and violence in adverts do attract viewers' attention, but at the expense of the product.

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To be happy... just stop trying
July 22 2015 at 13:15

The most powerful strategy for achieving happiness is to give up trying to be happy, writes Brock Bastian.

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Eight ways to power up inspiration
July 22 2015 at 12:10

Doing nothing is a simple way you can become more creative, neuroscientists say, writes Brigid Schulte.

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Philosopher’s peaceful living guide
July 21 2015 at 12:01

Indian philosopher Swami Parthasarathy and his daughter-disciple Sunandaji will give a series of public lectures in Durban.

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Did Clark Gable commit rape?
July 20 2015 at 12:24

Behind the apparent romance between Clark Gable and his co-star Loretta Young lay a dark secret, her family claim.

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Brits say no to being the boss
July 17 2015 at 10:09

The number of self-employed workers has fallen at its fastest rate for 17 years.

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Is it because I’m angry?
July 16 2015 at 13:41

Helen Walne wonders if a positive attitude can really cure a boil.

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