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In The Shadow Of Two Elections

Shudong Li | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Shudong Li

You may not have time now, but that's ok, there are plenty more chances. You may not have the motivation, that I cannot help with. But know this, every time you complain about something of governance whether nationally or locally, what is your answer to the question. Why don't you do something about it?

Why The 18-24 Vote Is Crucial For This General Election

Adrienne Titley | Posted 01.06.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Adrienne Titley

We have the power to sway this election but only if we turn up! You've got one week to figure out exactly which outcome you want to see from this general election - one week to decide who you want to have represent you in parliament.

A Drunk Conversation On Atheism

Kylie Barton | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK
Kylie Barton

Religion still has far too much prominence in the world today. It is the underpinning narrative of most major news stories and world events. It permea...

Science Fiction Meets Engineering Experts... And Asks For Their Favourite Fictional Invention

Dr Dame Sue Ion | Posted 21.02.2017 | UK Tech
Dr Dame Sue Ion

Can you remember the first time you watched Back to the future's DeLorean time machine speed towards its time travel speed of 88 miles per hour? Or did you dream of hearing your canine friend speak after seeing the translation collar in Pixar's Up?

Saving Humanity From Snapchat Bunnies And Donald Trump Tweets

Maria Khan | Posted 24.01.2017 | UK Parents
Maria Khan

A simple cuddle stimulates not just the production of oxytocin, a neurotransmitter that acts on the brain's emotional centre, but some research has also shown that it triggers the release of immunoregulatory hormones that can have a deep impact on the health of our immune systems.

The Minefield Of Miscarriage

Zoe Clark-Coates | Posted 12.01.2017 | UK Parents
Zoe Clark-Coates

Well you never know what support, or lack of support, will be offered to you. You have no idea whether those around you will say helpful things or hurtful things, so as you are walking on this uncharted and terrifying path you are constantly waiting for a bomb to be detonated.

My Secret Miscarriage

Zoe Clark-Coates | Posted 12.01.2017 | UK Parents
Zoe Clark-Coates

So those are my reasons. That is why I didn't tell anyone we had lost our first baby for quite some time, in fact it wasn't until we lost our third baby that we became much more open about our journey to have children.

Top 10 British Political Narratives Of The Century

Alexander Adranghi | Posted 28.12.2016 | UK Politics
Alexander Adranghi

Like many brands, most successful political narratives are the ones that are memorable - distinctive, tangible and succinct. Positivity is an optional extra. So is truth as of late. Here we look at the top 10 attempts to establish political brands in Britain in the 21st century. Share your own favourite with a quick poll at the end.

McGregor v Mayweather - The Clash Of The Commercial Giants

Nick Wilby | Posted 12.12.2016 | UK Sport
Nick Wilby

Conor McGregor, the UFC's first simultaneous two-weight world champion, continues to deliver on all his daring bluster. But should we really believe suggestions that he is set for a sensational showdown with the legendary Floyd Mayweather?

Climate Change: Should Adaptation Be The UK's New Tactic?

Joe Mitton | Posted 04.12.2016 | UK
Joe Mitton

We must look at climate change mitigation - all indicators are that we can expect more severe weather and warmer temperatures in the coming decades. But mitigation is no substitute for actually tackling the problem.

Four Simple Tips For Studying Abroad In Europe

Derek Miller | Posted 04.10.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Derek Miller

Studying abroad in Europe can introduce you to experiences that you would never find in the United States. Before you fly over the Atlantic, however, be sure to prepare for your stay. The following four tips will help you avoid problems so that you can get more out of your time studying abroad.

Passionate, Perfectionist Or Stingy? What Is Your Feedback Persona?

Dr. Raian Ali | Posted 26.09.2017 | UK Tech
Dr. Raian Ali

In a globalized, open and competitive market, it may be argued that online feedback becomes a necessity rather than an option. It is becoming harder and more expensive to predict who will be using a service or a product and their various preferences and contexts of use.

Surprising Things I Miss From My Twin Pregnancy

Ursula Brunetti | Posted 07.07.2017 | UK Parents
Ursula Brunetti

It's all down to looking after other people instead of looking after myself... and that brings me back to the subject of pregnancy. When your whole entire job is to look after yourself so you can nurture that little life (in my case lives) growing inside of you.

Recovery in the Polls: Predicting the London Mayor Election Result

Kenneth Bunker | Posted 13.05.2017 | UK Politics
Kenneth Bunker

Are the pollsters in the clear? Not yet. After the huge defeat in the Westminster elections they will have to prove that they will get better. The London Mayoral election shows a positive advance in a short period of time. However, they will only face the real test in the next UK parliamentary elections. Until then, pollsters have time to improve their methods.

The Dangers of Legalising Marijuana

Thomas Smith | Posted 23.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Thomas Smith

The answer to both questions is 'no', and the onus is now on the government to carefully review the implications of marijuana before deciding on its legalization- for it could well prove a decision damaging and myopic.

Netmums Debate: Is It Wrong To Have Sex With Kids In The Room?

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK Parents

An anonymous mum has sparked a debate after telling her friend that she and her husband have sex while their eight and 10-year-old children are asleep...

Our Voting System Isn't Just Unfair - it's Tearing Our Country Apart

Owen Winter | Posted 07.03.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Owen Winter

Our voting system, First Past the Post, creates division and disunity; leaves people unrepresented and politicians unaccountable; and fosters a type of governance which is manipulative, alienating, and spiteful.

One In Five Meat-Eaters Think Vegetarianism Is 'A Phase'

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

One in five meat-eaters think vegetarianism is "just a phase", a new survey has revealed. The study set out to reveal what meat-eating Britons thin...

Who Should Present This Year's 'X Factor'?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 22.02.2016 | UK Entertainment

Olly Murs and Caroline Flack both officially quit ‘X Factor’ on Monday morning, and speculation over who might replace them has already begun. ...

Britain Reaches Deal With EU Leaders, Paving Way For Referendum

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 19.02.2016 | UK Politics

David Cameron is to call a special meeting of his cabinet on Saturday after striking a deal with fellow EU leaders in Brussels, which will pave the wa...

Celebrity Hotelier Stares Down The Catholic Church

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 19.02.2016 | UK Politics

Donald Trump has stared down the pope. On Friday the Vatican back peddled on the pontiff’s remarks that the Republican presidential frontrunner was ...

Pope Wades Into US Election: 'Trump Is Not A Christian'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 18.02.2016 | UK Politics

Having taken on Mexicans, the Republican Party, women, Islam, Jeb Bush, Fox News and Scottish wind farms, Republican presidential candidate Donald Tru...

This Guy Says He's 'Mixed-Race'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 15.02.2016 | UK Politics

“We’re all mixed-race people.” So said a former president on the 2016 campaign trail in Memphis on Monday. Bill Clinton, possibly the whites...

'Top Gear' Could Be About To Leave BBC Two

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 14.02.2016 | UK Entertainment

‘Top Gear’ could be about to move from its traditional home on BBC Two, as it could make the leap to BBC One if the new series proves a success. ...

Full 'Top Gear' Line-Up Officially Confirmed

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 11.02.2016 | UK Entertainment

Chris Evans has finally confirmed who will join him and Matt LeBlanc on the rebooted version of ‘Top Gear’. READ MORE: Why Has Matt LeBlanc ...