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Why Youtubers aren’t the worst teen role models ever

After all, it's very reassuring to see a teen being honest and so comfortable with themselves...

Love and Life
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Wait, what even IS the female version of avuncular?

Avuncular basically means 'like an uncle', and if it was a job you'd do it for free. But what if …

Love and Life
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Desserts at the Metaphor Cafe!

What's your flavour? When we talk about 'vanilla' we don't mean ice-cream...

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Love that dress! Celebrating science on the red carpet

Dr. Moser gets a stunning grid cell ballgown to celebrate her Nobel prize win!

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30 Reasons To LOVE Gina Torres

Gina Torres is amazing and we're sharing our love with the world.

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Reading for the Modern Person, it’s Amaazzing

One fiction-addicated mook found Audible audiobooks through a YouTuber and has never looked back.

How The Owl And Pussycat REALLY Went To Sea In A Beautiful Pea Green Boat

How The Owl And Pussycat REALLY Went To Sea In A Beautiful Pea Green Boat

It really happened this way and the tale must be told because what has been seen cannot be unseen.

Waterstones Presents... The Ultimate Writer

Waterstones Presents… The Ultimate Writer

Uh-oh. It's Ultimate Writer Cagefighting. (And by cage we mean study). Le Guinn, Gaiman, McCaffrey... Who will win?

Can You Be a Geek Girl Without Fancying Benedict Cumberbatch? Um...

Can You Be a Geek Girl Without Fancying Benedict Cumberbatch? Um…

You geek girl? Here is man you fancy. Look his manface, you will want. HE defines you, not your love …

Still In Love With Love

Still In Love With Love

4 Ways to rethink fairy tales... because why swear off romantic love forever (after)?

The Rise of Alternative Weddings in Italy

The Rise of Alternative Weddings in Italy

Italian weddings are typically very conservative, but the idea of an alternative ceremony in line with your lifestyle is slowly …

What Is A Girl Gamer? Why Is This Still A Thing, Anyway?

What Is A Girl Gamer? Why Is This Still A Thing, Anyway?

A girl gamer is... a term we can probably stop using now. Why should or must we be congratulated for …

Why Cosy, Beautiful Autumn Doesn't Suck.

Why Cosy, Beautiful Autumn Doesn’t Suck.

Autumn is coming... you can smell the change in the air. Cinnamon on lattes. Cinnamon on porridge. Cinnamon on cinnamon. …

Air Kissing Etiquette... Pucker Up or Puck Off

Air Kissing Etiquette… Pucker Up or Puck Off

Hands up if you have ever been confused by the politics and etiquette of air kissing...