Human interaction is great and all, but sometimes you just don’t want to be in a conversation.
It’s not often you see the Plymouth Herald trending nationally on Twitter, but today the local paper from Devon is hitting those lofty heights.
An epiphany is, by definition, a moment of revelation – but ironically it is often when you realise something that was obvious and simple to everyone else that makes it a truly memorable moment.
Working in retail, the old saying goes that “the customer is always right” – but what about when said customer is trying to swindle you?
Trying to connect with your students as a teacher whilst still helping them learn is never the simplest of tasks for a teacher – but this one has got it nailed.
Most of us will never interview for a place at the prestigious universities of Oxford or Cambridge, but that’s not to say you can’t ponder how you’d get on.
Collaborations are a mainstay of modern pop music and a mashup doing the rounds on social media brings together old and modern in perfect, if a little unsettling, harmony.
Whether it’s a bicycle horn, a wave crashing against the shore or something else entirely, there are sounds that remain special to each of us in their own way.
To most of us the humble coin has just one function, but in the hands of a skilled craftsman they become something much more intriguing.
As humans grow into adulthood there are myriad skills to master, but there’s always something that slips through the net.
A North Carolina realtor went on an underground voyage after discovering an atomic bomb shelter in the garden of a house that was on the market.
Ah, young love… When your hormones are racing everything seems perfect and you show your affection for your partner in very, very strange ways indeed.
There’s a lot going on during our childhoods, but one thing everyone seems to have in common is the power of the smells we remember.
Everyone is very familiar with the sight of the Eiffel Tower, so it was about time someone came up with a remix.
If you haven’t given your times tables a moment’s thought since you were in primary school, then get thinking.
Donald Trump and Kanye West’s bromance has been at the centre of the public eye in recent weeks.
Your beliefs change dramatically as you grow up, but memories of the strangest ways you used to see the world often remain.
Who do you think should be on the new £50 note?
Earth is a place of wonder, where the totally amazing and the utterly mundane live side by side.
Social media has erupted into a frenzy after it was announced the Duchess of Sussex is expecting a baby in the spring of 2019.
A car being driven on a metal wheel rim has been stopped by police on a motorway.
It’s not often you can say adding googly eyes is no laughing matter, but that appears to be the case in the city of Savannah in Georgia, US.
What’s in a name? That famous question posed by Juliet to Romeo comes in a play by William Shakespeare whose title is in fact relatively self-explanatory – but stories aren’t always so true to their name.
A living is a living so no job should be seen as stupid – that said, the purposes for which some jobs are created are most certainly due to human incompetence.
An accidental tweet is the modern day version of pocket-dialling, and the latest to fall victim to its misfortune is Labour politician Yvette Cooper.
So-called sexy Halloween costumes have become part and parcel of the celebrations around October 31, with “sexy hot dog”, “sexy poop emoji” and “sexy Winnie The Pooh” all genuine costumes you can buy for the big day.
A boomwhacker is a stick which, when whacked, plays a musical note – a simplistic instrument that, as you can imagine, requires many hands to make a complex tune.
Artist Liz Atkin took to the London Underground on World Mental Health Day on Wednesday to give away her charcoal drawings for free and raise awareness of dermatillomania.
From poor hygiene to under-cooked food, there’s a lot to be wary of when you pick a place at which to eat.
At some point during childhood we’ve all proudly shown off face paint creations to our friends … but this Instagram make-up artist takes it to the next level.
Should you ever find yourself needing to perform CPR, there is a playlist on Spotify that is there to help you.
The saying goes that you get what you pay for, but there are certain items that go some way to disproving that long-held belief.