Andrew Winterbotham

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5 Dead Simple Tactics to Overcome Overthinking

We all want to be more productive and we all search ways and techniques in which we could do more in less time. But sometimes we just lose more time …

How to look stylish when you're a mid-life man with middle-age spread

"Life begins at 40", crowed American author William Pitkin back in 1932.<p>Unfortunately, his gushing ode to fortysomething life failed to consider one crucial development that too often arises around the 40 mark: the increasingly stubborn refusal of one's belly to coexist with its belt.<p>Should a …

Manchester City cult hero Paul Lake: My life is rich again

Paul Lake is back…and wondering if Manuel Pellegrini has lost his phone number!<p>The Blues legend, whose career was cruelly cut short by injury, had a …

The schoolboy sailors who died at Gallipoli

<b>Much has rightly been written of the boy soldiers who were able to lie their way into serving and dying on the Western Front. But what about the schoolboy sailors deliberately sent to war, writes Andrew Thomson.</b><p>The 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli landings - one of the costliest phases of World …

Royal Navy

Michael Mosley: Why I consumed my own blood

<b>Human blood is an extraordinary substance that manages simultaneously to nourish, sustain protect and regenerate our bodies, but despite decades of research we are only just beginning to exploit its full potential. Michael Mosley has been putting his own blood through a series of rigorous tests.</b><p>In …

Where does my personality fit in?

<b>New research maps the personality of 380 places in Great Britain. Where do you fit in?</b><p>From the pushy Londoner to the dour Scot, stereotypes about different personalities across Britain have been a feature of national life and the butt of countless jokes for centuries.<p>So is there anything to learn …

Psychology

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge review: edge of glory

To curve or not to curve, that is the question. When Samsung unveiled the Galaxy S6 Edge alongside its conventionally flat S6 sister at <b>Mobile World Congress</b> earlier this month, the general consensus was one of 'cool, but why?' After all, curvature in smartphones is nothing new, as the Edge follows …

The Vocabularist: Where did the word 'king' come from?

<b>The excitement over Richard III's body has emphasised the history and mystique of kingship - and the word king has an allure which echoes its ancient meaning "son of the kin".</b><p>Even a monarch whom tradition calls a villain and who was certainly short-lived and unsuccessful should get an interment …

Richard III

What are the Designs of the Year?

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1155000/1155577_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534500198_a16b7ef74ae67877a7b5039591165194<p><b>There are 76 nominated projects competing to be crowned Design of the Year 2015. Here we showcase 20 of the finalists.</b><p><i>All finalists' details are on</i> …

Who, What, Why: How are cockpit doors locked?

<b>A prosecutor in Marseille has said the Germanwings plane may have been deliberately crashed by the co-pilot, with the pilot locked out of the cockpit. How could this situation arise?</b><p>After 9/11, changes were made to the security of cockpits in an effort to make hijackings more difficult. According …

Airplanes

Responder Review

<b>Responder</b> <b>Review</b> FEBRUARY 2015 EDITION 18 Firstly I would like to express my sincere apologies for the presentation of this edition of the <b>Responder</b></b> …

Wisden EXTRA 10

Is your computer slow? 10 ways to make it run faster

There's nothing more frustrating than a sluggish computer, especially when you know it still has legs in it.<p>Rather than buying a new laptop or PC, here are 10 ways of avoiding a costly new purchase by making your old computer run faster.<p>1. Uninstall unused programs<p>New PCs come with a whole load of …

4 Strategies For Remembering Everything You Learn

• knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kinda skips one of them, which is terrifying, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

Washington University in St. Louis

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How to Use Hashtags With Twitter

You have likely seen #hashtags everywhere these days. Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest, and many other social sites use hashtags to create …

Social Media

How to Use Twitter

Different social media sites have different uses, strengths, and advantages. Twitter could be called a 'real time social networking' site, a place …

Social Media

Poets Remembered by Hikers and Walkers

THE centenary of the Dymock Poets will be celebrated with a fun walk and run, to coincide with the Ledbury Poetry Festival.<p>The free to enter "Running …