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Puzzle solving 'won't stop mental decline'

A new study suggests that doing intellectual activities throughout life is best.


Young highly sceptical of social mobility

Many young adults think your social background gets you further in life than talent, a survey says.

In Picture

Radio Times front covers of the 1940s

The 1940s issues of the BBC Radio Times magazine have been made available online for the first time.


I helped send my adoptive father to jail for 5,000 years

Thirty-six years after surviving a massacre, Ramiro Osorio Cristales testified last month against one of the killers - the man who raised him.


Science And Environment

'Surprise' Palu tsunami clue found on seafloor