Nailed it. Whether you love it or loathe it, aging happens to all of us. So why not meet it with a healthy dose of humor? We’ve rounded up the best tweets from mid-lifers who are taking this whole getting
Nearly 100 years ago, a Boston neighbourhood was swamped by a tidal wave of molasses. BBC Future looks at a design defect that created a bizarre – and deadly – flood. As we go about our daily lives, we
The Harvard historian Caroline Elkins stirred controversy with her work on the crushing of the Mau Mau uprising. But it laid the ground for a legal case that has transformed our view of Britain’s past
Stupid people tend to overestimate their competence, while smart people tend to sell themselves short. As Shakespeare put it in "As You Like It": "The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows
Obama, Clinton and a permanent state of war: The never-ending bloodshed that no one wants to talk about
Barack Obama; Hillary Clinton (AP/Seth Wenig/Jacquelyn Martin/Reuters/Parwiz Parwiz/Photo montage by Salon) During the DNC there was no self-introspection about a policy that continues to fail the U.S
What does Google know about you? Everything. Seriously -- everything. Especially if you frequently use Google's many products, such as Android, Gmail, Drive, Google Maps, or YouTube. Or, you know, Google
Photochromes are vibrant and nuanced prints hand-coloured from black-and-white negatives. Created using a process pioneered in the 1880s, these images offer a fascinating insight into the world when colour
American society increasingly mistakes intelligence for human worth. As recently as the 1950s, possessing only middling intelligence was not likely to severely limit your life’s trajectory. IQ wasn’t big
Succulents have proven they’re THE stylish shrub to rock year round. It’s hard not to fall for these little guys when they instantly brighten up your space, hardly require maintenance and are just so cute!
Now this is our kind of multitasking. Consider yourself toned and relaxed. In the Udaya video above, yoga instructor Jules Mitchell takes you through a short sequence designed to target stress. But don't
We're all about the make-ahead breakfast, for those mornings that we just really don't have time. As much as we'd love to, we don't have time to make restaurant-ready breakfasts each and every morning
If you’ve ever suffered from insomnia, or survived an infant in the house, you know how precious sleep can be. Last year, I was suffering from a bout of insomnia and stumbled onto the Sleep With Me podcast.