Tony Lee

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F1: Lewis Hamilton 'could have won 2016 championship' says Alonso referring to data sharing comments

Hamilton wants driver accumulated data to be kept private rather than being shared.<p>Fernando Alonso has told Lewis Hamilton that he could have won the …

The 5 Habits That Will Make You Happy, According to Science

So what’s going to make you happy? Let’s get more specific: what’s going to make your <i>brain</i> happy? And let’s focus on things that are simple and easy …

Happiness

Surviving Betrayal

Janice thought she had a good marriage. While she and her husband didn’t have much of a sex life after they became parents, they enjoyed each other’s …

Why Dutch voters are about to set the stage for Europe’s elections

Whatever the outcome of polls in the Netherlands, populism looks set to emerge as the winner<p>The Dutch will vote in parliamentary elections on 15 March and, whatever the outcome, will set the stage for key elections across Europe this year – starting with the first round of the French presidential …

Europe

Tony Robbins Reveals Why "Be Positive" Is Terrible Advice

Tony Robbins hates it when people try to think positively in order to solve the problems they’re facing in life.<p>Robbins — who’s worked with clients …

Germany Attack: Three Injured As Car Ploughs Into Pedestrian Area In Heidelberg

The suspect was reportedly armed with a knife.<p>Three people have been injured after a man drove a car into pedestrians in the German city of …

Extremism

The mystery in the marsh: Exploring an Anglo-Saxon island at Little Carlton

In May 2014, <i>Current Archaeology</i> reported on the discovery of a plaque inscribed with the name of an Anglo-Saxon woman, ‘Cudburg’, at Little Carlton …

IS stashed treasures in trenches, smashed walls to shock

PARIS (AP) — For the roomful of archaeologists, scholars and Iraqi cultural officials on Friday, each neighborhood conquered in Mosul brought them one step closer to learning the fate of the ancient sites and artifacts seized by the Islamic State group.<p>At a two-day UNESCO conference, Iraqi …

Archaeology

Fernando Alonso reveals Mercedes contact after Nico Rosberg’s F1 exit

• Spaniard insists he will see out contract with McLaren • ‘They wanted to hear my situation, which was very clear’<p>Fernando Alonso was contacted as a potential replacement for Nico Rosberg at Mercedes for the 2017 Formula One season. The Spaniard, speaking at the launch of the McLaren MCL32 at the …

Motor Racing

Early season races are 'too easy' for Chris Froome's Tour de France preparations

Chris Froome prefers hard training over early season races in his quest for a fourth Tour de France title. Races like the Tour Down Under or this …

Road Bikes

Is Your Smile Getting You Into Trouble?

It’s almost automatic that when you greet someone, whether a stranger or a spouse, you’ll accompany that greeting with a smile. Consciously forcing …

Psychology

We Were Wrong About How the Asteroid Apocalypse Will Go Down

Here’s a cheery thought to send you into the weekend: New research suggests that the greatest danger posed by an incoming asteroid is not from the …

Rio De Janeiro

Rachel Dolezal: ‘I’m not going to stoop and apologise and grovel’

Two years ago, she was a respected black rights activist and teacher. Then she was exposed as a white woman who had deceived almost everyone she knew. Why did she do it?<p>Spokane is a modest town of wide streets and snow-capped horizons in Washington state, 90 miles from the Canadian border. Its …

Rachel Dolezal

The Steve Hewlett I knew: a tough journalist, a fearless chronicler of the illness that killed him

Steve Hewlett, who died last week after a battle with cancer, is remembered by his producer<p>Steve Hewlett became a household name over the past few months for talking about his cancer intimately and frankly to Eddie Mair on BBC Radio 4’s <i>PM</i> programme and for his diaries, which appeared in the …

Medicine

Lewis Hamilton questions F1’s new regulations before first test session

On the eve of tests in Barcelona the three-times world champion believes overtaking will be worse and drivers will face more powerful and turbulent dirty air<p>Reading anything into Formula One’s first testing session is a dangerous game – unless a radical interpretation of the rules has bestowed an …

Motorsport

The White House's radical attack on the First Amendment cannot go unanswered

Denying journalists from the Guardian, New York Times and other outlets access to a press briefing is an authoritarian move. A swift response is needed<p>Those who said the presidency would change Donald Trump were correct. It has made him worse. In barring news outlets like the New York Times, CNN …

Donald Trump

McLaren F1 car launch: New MCL32 marks new era for team with return of classic orange livery

McLaren have launched their new car for the 2017 F1 season with a brand new colourscheme to mark the start of a new era for the team.<p>With the departure of CEO and chairman Ron Dennis at the end of 2016 and the end of the long-running 'MP4' model designation, the MCL32 marks a departure point for …

Instagram a Haven for Those with Depression

A new study shows that one way people suffering from depression find solace is in sharing their feelings and experiences on social media sites, …

Why I wish I hadn’t blamed my father for all of my faults

Ariane Sherine on the estrangement that started when she banned her father from seeing her young daughter<p>My father and I have been estranged for over two years. He was physically violent and emotionally abusive to me throughout my childhood, and I felt that I couldn’t forgive him. In August 2014, I …

Domestic Violence

Moonlight shines at Film Independent Spirit awards on eve of Oscars

The drama about the life of a black gay man picked up six awards, including best feature while Isabelle Huppert and Casey Affleck won lead acting prizes<p>Oscar-tipped drama Moonlight was the big winner at this year’s Film Independent Spirit awards, picking up six awards, including best feature.<p>The …

Steve Bannon

McLaren MCL32 Analysis

Talking about the McLaren MCL32 in the wake of it’s launch and ahead of the 2017 season which begins with testing on 27 February at Circuit de …

Motorsport

A Fasting Diet Could Reverse Diabetes And Repair The Pancreas, Says New Research

This looks promising.<p>Researchers have been able to reverse symptoms of diabetes and restore pancreas functions in mice by putting them on a version …

From Mrs Rochester's attic to the real Brideshead: visit the houses that inspired Britain's great works of literature

Our arrogant universities must embrace innovation

They are finally going to be held to account for what they do with vast amounts of our money<p>Universities have a reputation for being hotbeds of innovation, but they’ve never been very good at innovating in providing undergraduate education. There’s a dinosaur-like tendency to do things the way …

Higher Education

Trump administration’s dubious claims about pot and opioids are dead wrong

The Trump administration hinted yesterday of a forthcoming federal crackdown in the eight states that have elected to regulate their marijuana …

Contador marks Quintana tightly in Abu Dhabi

When Movistar's Nairo Quintana launched the first attack on Jebel Hafeet on the Abu Dhabi Tour's queen stage, Alberto Contador (Trek-Segafredo) …

Road Bikes

‘EastEnders’ Spoilers: Will Denise Fox Decide Against Adoption After All?

Denise's son is the result of a one-night stand with Phil Mitchell.<p>Things are set to get <i>very</i> real for Denise Fox in ‘EastEnders’, when she’s …

Walking

French artist living inside a rock surrounded by excrement: 'I feel completely at ease'

Abraham Poincheval is attempting to survive inside a 12-tonne boulder inside a Paris art museum for a week<p>An artist entombed inside a 12-tonne rock for nearly three days has described the experience as like “tripping”, insisting he would stick it out for a week.<p>Speaking through a crack in the …

France

This gorgeous video about the Hubble Space Telescope puts our existence into perspective

‘We’re smaller than we can readily comprehend’<p>In 1995, astronomers pointed the Hubble Space Telescope toward a seemingly empty region of space to see what was there. What they found was astounding: almost 3,000 objects, too faint to see with the naked eye. In a short animated video from Vimeo user …

Universe

Magic in Ancient Egypt

In ancient Egypt, if a woman were having difficulty conceiving a child, she might spend an evening in a Bes Chamber (also known as an incubation …