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Litter-lout Britain needs a new broom

Leaving your rubbish in public places used to be frowned upon, but no one seems to care any more<p>Here is a terrible secret of the British class system. Litter is not, and never has been, a class issue. Some people drop rubbish, some don’t. But, as several Peers have this week complained to the …

When Kids Become Teens: an Emergency Manual for Parents.

I remember when they were little.<p>The the hardest it got was sleepless nights, a bit of vomit, juggling three kids, a trolley and a supermarket.<p>But it …

Parenting

The Week in Review: Supreme Court Rules on Marriage Equality

Today, the United States Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage in an historic 5-4 ruling. The decision was quickly celebrated by gay rights advocates across the country, as well as President Obama, who extended his congratulations and support in a phone call on live television.<p>Along with heads …

LGBTQI

5 Topics for…Tour de France

Cycling’s biggest event began in 1903 as a way to boost the sales for L’Auto, a French magazine. It has since grown to a 21-stage race between 22 teams of 198 riders, covering over 2,000 miles. Each day participants bike about 110 miles and burn roughly 6,071 calories. Defending champion Vincenzo …

Cycling

The Week in Review: Greek Debt Crisis Dominates

On Tuesday, after shutting down all of its banks, Greece defaulted on a payment to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), marking the first time a developed country had done so. The day also marked the end of Greece’s ongoing bailout, with the IMF and other eurozone countries demanding economic …

Europe

Education

Articles on Education<p>Every once in a while a book comes along that is both necessary and elegant. U Thrive: How To Succeed in College and Life is one …

Can You Choose To Be Happy?

I was depressed. I was very depressed. I had tried medication and found the side effects too high a price to pay for joy. I had tried yoga and …

Gratitude: the latest self-help trend that could change your life

What if you could de-stress and double your energy with just two little words? Anna Hart says 'thank you' to the new self-help trend taking the world by storm<p>When was the last time you popped a cork to celebrate something? In my decade as a journalist, I’ve never once gone out with friends to …

Happiness

Spectacular glow worm photography shines light on New Zealand's cave beauty

These ethereal images could be computer-generated Hollywood space movie scenes but are actually nature at its most awesome.<p>Glow worms living in New …

Pictures of the Week 7.3.15

Patti Smith

Why Gossip Can Save Your Life

Gossip, says an Oxford University evolutionary psychologist, provides vital physical and psychological benefits—and benefits society. But you have to …

Psychology