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Deskilling in the Age of Digital Amnesia

Deskilling in the Age of Digital Amnesia

Is the convenience offered by technology making us lazy, forgetful and unable to solve basic problems?

Are We Natural-Born Racists?

Are We Natural-Born Racists?

A simple test revealed the writer’s ingrained prejudice. Equally simple psychology can help all of us to remove it.

Can We Survive On Mars?

Can We Survive On Mars?

If you believe the news, a human mission to Mars is no longer a sci-fi fantasy. But what problems would we need to overcome? And should we even try?

Kidnapped and Trapped Below Ground

Kidnapped and Trapped Below Ground

As hours turned into days, time was running out for a young man buried alive by his abductors.

15 Favourite Facts that are False

15 Favourite Facts that are False

Relax: it turns out we don't swallow eight spiders a year in our sleep after all.

Everything you Need to Know About STEM

Everything you Need to Know About STEM

Why the focus is on Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths.

Into the Rock

Into the Rock

When the float plane smashed into rocks, windows shattering and flames blasting through the cabin, survival seemed nigh impossible.

Everything you Need to Know About Prince Philip

Everything you Need to Know About Prince Philip

As the Duke of Edinburgh turns 95, we reveal some surprising facts – and some of his most memorable remarks.

100 Word Stories 2016

100 Word Stories 2016

At last, here’s the answer to the question everyone wants to know: who took out the prizes in our annual short story competition?

The Secret Lives of Passwords

The Secret Lives of Passwords

What’s your password? Told to select a random string of characters, we often chose something that reveals a lot about ourselves.

After it All Fell Apart

After it All Fell Apart

The earth quaked and then a ripple of kindness spread thousands of kilometres, forever uniting two far-flung communities.

Everything You Need to Know About Retrofuturism

Everything You Need to Know About Retrofuturism

Whatever happened to the past’s visions of a glorious tomorrow? And just where are our flying cars?

The Kindness of Strangers

The Kindness of Strangers

RD readers share first-hand accounts of compassion - 20 stories that touched their lives and our hearts. You may want a box of tissues handy...

The Golden Rules of Facebook

The Golden Rules of Facebook

Follow our expert tips to avert your own Facebook faux pas and improve your social media encounters.

Grace Was Her Name

Grace Was Her Name

I hadn’t been born yet when my father killed her. But she’s alive in my mind.

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