Sophie Michel

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5 Signs You Seriously Need to Get More Sleep

Are you getting enough zzz's? Your body naturally regenerates itself at night — cut into that time too often and you'll see these clues that you need more sleep.<p><b>1. Dullness.</b> Lack of sleep reduces your skin's natural moisture barrier, leaving your skin dry and flaky.<p><b>2. Fine Lines.</b> When you sleep, …

Meet All The New Characters And The Actors Who Play Them In ‘Game Of Thrones’ Season 5

<i>Game of Thrones</i> season five is coming up sooner than we might think. Shooting is wrapped, and HBO expect it to debut its fifth season sometime around the end of March or beginning of April. We’ve had a few glimpses of the action, Maisie Williams has revealed some mysterious clues as to the future …

Will religion ever disappear?

Atheism is on the rise around the world, so does that mean spirituality will soon be a thing of the past? Rachel Nuwer discovers that the answer is far from simple.<p>A growing number of people, millions worldwide, say they believe that life definitively ends at death – that there is no God, no …

Ten Essential... Christmas Films

Jess Barratt selects her ten essential Christmas films…<p>Here are my top 10 festive treats to get you through the Christmas hangovers. Expect snow, …

How did the Romans celebrate ‘Christmas’?

It is today associated with decorations, gift giving and indulgence. But how did the Romans celebrate during the festive season? Dr Carey Fleiner, a …

Assassin's Creed Unity was the game of 2014 — not for the right reasons

<i>Assassin's Creed Unity</i> is the game of 2014, and that's not meant as an honor or a compliment.<p>It means that no one game was more 2014 than this one, for all of the wrong reasons. All major video games will, during development, brush up against some petty controversy in interacting with a …

Guardian US picks: the books we most enjoyed in 2014

The staff of Guardian US share their most satisfying reads this year from mystery novels to memoirs to national security reportage<p>Who knew the United Nations could be so exciting? Murder, intrigue and a beguiling protagonist make <b>Adam LeBor</b>’s international thriller <b>The Washington Stratagem</b> a gripping …