My PhD takes me to one of the last truly wild places on earth

The idea of embarking on a PhD held absolutely no appeal to me at first. I feared it wouldn’t represent who I was, or wouldn’t satisfy me. Computer screens can’t keep me... Read more »

Fears rise over school places as secondaries battle the bulge

Families waiting to hear if their child has got into their first choice of secondary school this week are bracing themselves for disappointment amid warnings about a crisis in school places and... Read more »

Most Popular Apps on Android You Absolutely Must Download

The world of apps is nothing short of a dream world where you can explore a variety of apps which helps increase overall productivity many fold. From ordering food to getting a... Read more »

Forest management-the sustainable approaches

The use of butterfly breeding by Papua New Guinea villages was recently brought up as an example of conservation in action. The 1997 (and previous) articles by Larry Orsak, who directed the... Read more »

Stunning Photos Of Norway’s Reindeer Hide A Radioactive Secret

Nearly three decades have passed since the devastating meltdown at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Pripyat, Ukraine. Yet, all these years later the fallout from the disaster continues to have a detrimental... Read more »

How the stars secure the perfect Oscars dress – the inside deals and politics

Griping about unimaginative Oscar dresses has become an annual ritual among fashion watchers (myself included). The list of “atrocities” regularly committed by attendees of the Academy Awards includes hogging the middle of... Read more »

Every Oscars Gown This Year’s Nominees Have Ever Worn

There are 10 women nominated in the best actress and best supporting actress categories at this Sunday’s Academy Awards, and not one of them is a newbie to Hollywood’s biggest night. Here,... Read more »

15 Effective Home Improvement Ideas to Make It Energy Efficient (INFOGRAPHIC)

October 27th is celebrated as the Energy Star Day. We talk about saving money around every financial turn, from buying discounted packaged dry goods in bulk to keeping up with the maintenance... Read more »

5 Home Tools You Never Knew You Needed

When it comes to home improvement, we know the drill (see what we did there?): Get a good hammer, invest in a screwdriver, make sure you have pliers, and so forth. But... Read more »

5 Home Renovations You Shouldn’t Do Yourself (And Ones You Can Tackle Instead)

With the new year comes resolutions for both yourself and your home. But before you tackle that big interior overhaul… don’t. Last month, real estate site Zillow Digs polled homeowners who had completed... Read more »