Research

  • Long Reads

    “Why you should think twice before giving your partner fingerprint access to your phone”

    A relationship expert has called it “the modern day equivalent of giving someone the key to your house”

    Posted by
    Katie Bishop
    Published
  • Careers

    How to make meetings more enjoyable and productive, according to science

    Because nobody likes bad meetings.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Life

    Don’t be fooled by the celebratory headlines – the pay gap’s going nowhere fast

    New data shows the gender pay gap is smaller than ever. But it’s closing so slowly, today’s working women are unlikely to reap the benefits

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Careers

    Why you shouldn’t offer to help your colleagues unless they ask for it

    Here’s a situation where the maxim ‘stay in your lane’ is accurate.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • How being able to laugh at yourself affects the quality of your relationships
    Life

    How being able to laugh at yourself affects the quality of your relationships

    According to a new study, the ability to handle being the butt of a joke may influence our romantic lives.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Careers

    Why your male boss is more likely to get away with being a psychopath

    According to a new study, male leaders are “given a pass” to behave badly in the workplace. Is anyone surprised?

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Books

    Why you should read a book before bedtime if you’re feeling stressed

    A new book aims to help adults rediscover the joy of bedtime stories. But why are they such a good way to end the day?

    Posted by
    Miriam Balanescu
    Published
  • Life

    The real reason you can't decide what to have for lunch, according to science

    If you’re a chronic menu ditherer, you’re not alone.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Careers

    How workplace sexual harassment is linked to women’s physical health

    New research suggests that being sexually harassed at work doesn’t just affect our emotional wellbeing.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Life

    Science says women aren’t actually better than men at multitasking. What a relief

    The positive stereotype that women are innately good at juggling a million things at once can sometimes feel like more of a burden.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published