Catharina Martina Heijboer

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Is Love At First Sight A Thing?

For better or worse, interpersonal interaction just isn’t what it used to be. Our readings of potential sexual partners’ personalities, abilities, …

Adult piano lessons: Never too late to learn?

When Clemency Burton-Hill returned to piano lessons as an adult, she found herself in good company. Grown-ups everywhere are learning the instrument to relieve stress, focus their minds – and for the sheer joy it brings.<p>They say that youth is wasted on the young, but it’s nothing compared to piano …

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Girls’ friendships: A new chapter

Several new books and films explore the complex relationships between women. Lucy Scholes explains why an issue once sidelined has come into the mainstream.<p>Emmeline and Cecilia, the protagonists of Elizabeth Bowen’s 1932 novel To the North happily share a house in London until Emmeline’s world is …

How to live the good life

The week’s best arts and culture reads – including what we can learn from Epicurus, the words English lends other languages and the poses of Marcel Marceau.<p>The great philosophers: Epicurus<br>Alain de Botton | School Of Life | 10 July 2014<br>Epicurus, born in 341BC, was famed for his “skilful and …

Nikolai Begg: A tool to fix one of the most dangerous moments in surgery

Tony Dungy 'wouldn't have taken' Michael Sam ... 'things will happen'

Tony Dungy says he 'wouldn't have taken' Michael Sam because 'things will happen.' It's a disappointing stance from a would-be NFL pioneer.<p>Former …