Kirsty Mills

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Birds in love produce more babies, study shows

A new study finds that birds who freely choose their own mates have 37 percent more offspring than those which were paired up by researchers in a sort of avian ‘arranged marriage’ — findings that have far-reaching implications for conservation and captive breeding practices<p>Birds who freely choose …

How to stay one step ahead of the robots

Economists predict that 35 per cent of existing jobs will soon be at risk of automation. Is there any hope left for normal humans?<p>Look around you. Whether you’re commuting or reading this at work, it’s likely that in just a few years’ time, the person to your right or left will have had their job …

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Flamborough Head, East Yorkshire: towering cliffs to tackle, by foot or by boat

The chalk cliffs around Flamborough – the highest in Britain – offer panoramic views and great birdwatching, while the sea is full of shipwrecks and seals<p>The beach is deserted when I get down there, but the cliffs are alive: thousands of nesting guillemots, razorbills and kittiwakes in constant …

Yorkshire - God's own country is the best place in Europe

Yorkshire beats off competition from popular cities, among them Paris, Rome, Barcelona and Florence, to be named Europe's leading destination 2013<p>"Yorkshire wins World Travel Awards." I read it online on my way home to York after a trip abroad. Not only that but the county had beaten off opposition …

Tickton Grange, Beverley, East Yorkshire: hotel review

East Yorkshire’s moment in the foodie spotlight has been grasped by the relaunched Tickton Grange, though some of the hotel’s rooms still boast a wonderful bygone charm<p>Well, by ’eck. Things have been happening to East Yorkshire in the decades since I hightailed it out of there at 18 in search of …

Men of the East Yorkshire Regiment heading off to the trenches, c. 1915

Men of the East Yorkshire Regiment heading off to the trenches, c. 1915<p>Source / December 14, 2014 / <b>172</b><p><i>No claim is laid to these photographs unless</i> …

Charting: 10 Ankle Boots For the New Season

Whether flat, platform, studded or see-through—there's an ankle boot out there for every taste.<p>Whether flat, platform, studded or suede—there's an ankle boot out there for every taste. Shop our picks for the chicest booties to try this season. Plus, shop 2015's best ankle boots.

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