And breathe...10 items to take on a mental health walk

And breathe...10 items to take on a mental health walk

Everything you need to clear your head on the move

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Lightyear’s Chris Evans and Keke Palmer on how to be happy

How to be happy, according to Lightyear’s cast

The cast and crew of Pixar’s latest movie share their secrets to happiness

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‘Homesick fashion’: How Missing My Home Changed My Style

‘Homesick fashion’: How Missing Hong Kong Changed My Style

A complicated relationship with my Asianness made me consider the nature of ‘home’, and the power of fashion

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A deaf Harry Styles fan on the importance of sign language at gigs

‘Out of all the years I’ve been to concerts, for once I actually felt involved and free’

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Ramsay Hunt syndrome: the story behind Justin Bieber’s face paralysis

Ramsay Hunt syndrome: the story behind Justin Bieber’s face paralysis

The singer has cancelled his remaining US tour dates, shedding light on the little-known, rare condition

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How to make a career change

How to make a career change

The Great Resignation, the Great Reshuffle, or Total Rethink? Here’s how to take that leap

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Scare-free Sundays: Neneh Cherry bangers and four day weeks

Scare-free Sundays: Neneh Cherry bangers and four day weeks

Kick back and relax with the ultimate pop culture tonic for the Sunday blues

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Free-costs and positive environmental impacts: 5 cities doing public transport right

5 cities doing public transport right

From Estonia to Vienna and Dunkirk, we’ve gathered up the best, most-accessible places to hop on a train when you’re travelling

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Students go viral protesting their uni’s anti-LGBTQ+ policy at graduation

Students go viral protesting their uni’s anti-LGBTQ+ policy at graduation

‘We're not going to stop until the policy changes,’ said the peaceful protest’s organiser

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10 ways to self-soothe an anxious mind

10 ways to self-soothe an anxious mind

From mindfulness meditations to cold water swimming, and aromatherapy – these techniques can help return balance to your body and mind

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The film festival shattering stereotypes about Indian cinema

The film festival shattering stereotypes about Indian cinema

London’s Indian Film Festival showcases renowned filmmakers like Anurag Kashyap alongside newcomers like Pravesh Kumar

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 10 gym must-haves for guys getting those gains

10 gym must-haves for guys getting those gains

Level up your kit and bits for becoming a gym bro that contains multitudes

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11 of Jeff Goldblum’s most iconic looks

11 of Jeff Goldblum’s most iconic looks

The internet’s favourite zaddy is living proof that style has no age

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Watch the teaser for Harry Styles’ queer romance My Policeman

Watch the teaser for Harry Styles’ queer romance My Policeman

The film stars the Harry’s House musician as a policeman in the 1950s, hiding his sexuality and trapped in a chaotic love triangle

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Beyoncé is dropping new music! Here’s everything we know so far

Beyoncé is dropping new music! Here’s everything we know so far

The pop icon announced that her anticipated seventh solo studio album, RENAISSANCE, will arrive next month

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How to party safely when ‘fake’ MDMA is on the rise

How to party safely when ‘fake’ MDMA is on the rise

New research suggests half of MDMA isn’t actually MDMA

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Google suspends engineer for claiming AI has feelings

Google suspends engineer for claiming AI has feelings

The former staffer believes a computer chatbot wants to be recognised as 'an employee rather than property'

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Bronze Age: 10 fake tanning products for a streak-free glow

Bronze Age: 10 fake tanning products for a streak-free glow

Bookmark our edit of the best bits on the market

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Grenfell survivors photo book Gold & Ashes is an intimate portrait of hope

Grenfell survivors photo book Gold & Ashes is an intimate portrait of hope

Feruza Afewerki uses photography to hold space for families who lost loved ones

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An open letter to Lizzo, from a disabilities advocate

An open letter to Lizzo, from a disabilities advocate

"You must know the power of your words and your voice, both melodically and in terms of its influence"

Roll up! Can smoking weed increase empathy?

Roll up! Can smoking weed increase empathy?

A new study finds cannabis users to be less aggressive and more kind

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Meet the photographer championing the representation of people with disabilities and visible differences

Meet the photographer championing people with disabilities and visible differences

Anna Neubauer’s work challenges beauty standards and pushes for inclusivity

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Revitalise your home for £25 and under

Revitalise your home for £25 and under

Quick win interiors to ace your space

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6 times peaceful protests actually worked in the UK

6 times peaceful protests actually worked in the UK

This weekend’s direct action in Peckham proves that regular people have the power to change the world

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scare-free Sundays

scare-free Sundays

New series to stream, queer spaces to explore for pride month and a second North Face x Supreme spring collab – Woo has got you covered

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Inside the 5G haptic suit that helps Deaf and hard-of-hearing audiences experience live music

Inside the 5G haptic suit that helps Deaf and hard-of-hearing audiences experience live music

Wearable tech suits allow fans to feel sounds and the crowd through vibrations

music
Is the UK getting a 4 day week?

Is the UK getting a 4 day week?

Hoping to increase well-being and productivity post pandemic, over 3,300 companies have begun trialling a shortened work week

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The Grammys introduce a ‘Best Song For Social Change’ award

The Grammys introduce a ‘Best Song For Social Change’ award

The category will pay homage to changemaking musicians, awarding songs which address social issues and promote ‘understanding, peacebuilding, and empa...

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the ultimate list of sustainable gifts

the ultimate list of sustainable gifts

You’ll find nothing wasteful here

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Why are hypebeasts selling this 20-year-old trainer for £2,700?

Why are hypebeasts selling this 20-year-old trainer for £2,700?

The cult 1998 trainers – made famous by basketball player Tim Duncan – are facing a renaissance among streetwear fanatics after a new, HBO feature

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13 CBD Products To Use for Sleep, Skin, and Beyond

13 CBD Products To Use for Sleep, Skin, and Beyond

From skin saviours to stress busters, these are the best ways to use the internet’s favourite oil

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Billie Eilish’s new, acoustic track speaks out for abortion rights

Billie Eilish’s new, acoustic track speaks out for abortion rights

The song – which the musician debuted during the Manchester leg of her Happier Than Ever world tour – reflects on the media, while referencing Johnny ...

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Bad Advice Club: How to overrule the ‘ick’

Welcome to woo’s new advice column with Chanté Joseph, tackling your questions on life, work, love, and every dilemma in between

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12 TikTok-approved beauty must-haves to spice-up your routine

12 TikTok-approved beauty must-haves

From Curl creams to CeraVe, Flawless Filter foundation, and hydrating lip oils, these are the products that have taken over the app

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Are aliens camping out in the Milky Way?

Are aliens camping out in the Milky Way?

Experts claim aliens could be circling dwarf stars for energy, while others suggest four ‘hostile’ civilisations are pretty close to us

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TikTok-approved beauty must-haves to spice-up your routine

TikTok-approved beauty must-haves

From Curl creams to CeraVe, Flawless Filter foundation, and hydrating lip oils, these are the products that have taken over the app

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Man shares his grandfather’s amazing secret gay love story

Man shares his grandfather’s amazing secret gay love story

The college romance between one man’s grandfather and Broadway legend John Kander goes viral

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Frank Ocean is directing an A24 film: here’s everything we know so far

Frank Ocean is directing an A24 film: here’s everything we know so far

While we wait for new music, the Blonde artist is gearing up to release his first feature-length film

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Queercircle opens historic LGBTQ+ culture space in London

Queercircle opens historic LGBTQ+ culture space in London

The free space will exhibit art from the LGBTQ+ community, and provide a space to meet, connect, and organise

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Coronesty: post-pandemic life is too short for awkward dates

In the current dating landscape, people are being more honest and upfront about what they want from potential relationships

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9 songs to bop to if you’re now obsessed with Kate Bush

9 songs to bop to if you’re now obsessed with Kate Bush

Stranger Things has given Running Up That Hill a new lease of life – here’s a list of musicians, new and classic, that live the Bush legacy

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how love island became friendship island

how love island became friendship island

From Chris and Kem to Ovie and Amber: maybe the ‘friend zone’ isn’t so bad after all?

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A first look at The Hunger Games prequel

An exclusive first look at The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes was aired last night before the MTV & TV Movie Awards

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ADHD: Your secret weapon

We often think of ADHD as a disadvantage that prevents people from performing at their best. What if we flipped the script?

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Your guide to the more expensive beauty products that are actually worth it

Bouji beauty products actually worth the price tag

From Sunday Riley’s Serum to facial massagers, these 10 luxury products are worth the splurge

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The Festival Essentials You’d Be a Fool to Forget

The Festival Essentials You’d Be a Fool to Forget

To fail to prepare is to prepare to fail

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Ginny Lemon on the music that soundtracked their messiest moments

Ginny Lemon on the music that soundtracked their messiest moments

The RuPaul’s Drag Race star shares a playlist packed with bangers from Tina Turner to Joni Mitchell

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Blumarine is back, baby! A brief history of the Y2K brand’s viral comeback

A brief history of the Blumarine’s viral, Y2K comeback

From butterfly tops to slouchy low-waist trousers, we track the Italian fashion house’s history and revival under creative director Nicola Brognano

fashion & beauty
Bimini Bon Boulash, Munroe Bergdorf and more pose for queer portrait series

Bimini Bon Boulash, Munroe Bergdorf and more pose for queer portrait series

The exhibition will raise funds for LGBTIQ+ Homelessness

culture
Cutting-edge technology is memorialising Ukraine’s historic buildings

Cutting-edge technology is memorialising Ukraine’s historic buildings

Volunteers are banding together to conserve the memory of significant monuments

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This year’s Love Island will feature the show’s first-ever deaf contestant

This year’s Love Island will feature the show’s first-ever deaf contestant

Tasha Ghouri, who wears a hearing aid and cochlear implant, is the fifth cast member to be revealed before next week’s premiere

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A guide to Bella Hadid’s internet-breaking street-style

A guide to Bella Hadid’s internet-breaking street-style

From classic model-off-duty to sports LA style, and Y2K fashion it-girl

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This face recognition search engine is creepily accurate

This face recognition search engine is creepily accurate

PimEyes can be used by literally anyone, and works a little too well for our liking

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Harry Styles Harry’s House

Harry Styles pledges over $1 million to end gun violence

The pop star’s sold out, 42-date Love On Tour will partner with the gun-safety organisation to spread awareness and raise funding

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10 tools to help you harness the power of your ADHD

tools to help you harness the power of your ADHD

From CBD oil to budgeting apps and noise-cancelling headphones

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Stranger Things and Scandi pop: a guide to scare-free sundays

scare-free sundays

Alien discoveries, Quiksilver x Stranger Things, and epic Glastonbury news: relax and distract with Woo’s pop culture round-up

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Should we resurrect the Medieval practice of two sleeps?

Is biphasic sleeping for hot wenches only? We explore the optimum ways to stay energised and productive in modern society, with help from the past

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there are four ‘malicious alien civilizations’, scientists say

there are four ‘malicious alien civilizations’, scientist says

But don’t worry, they probably don’t care enough to kill us!

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10 products to make studying that little bit easier

10 products to make studying that little bit easier

From smiley desk lights to comfy Pangaia hoodies- this article contains all the good stuff you need to stress less and shine more in the academic worl...

Man spends $15,000 to become a dog

Man spends $15,000 to become a dog

Toko is living his lifelong dream of being an animal with this hyper-realistic, high-tech costume

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Clara Amfo curates a soundtrack for lipsyncing like an assassin

Clara Amfo curates a soundtrack for lipsyncing like an assassin

Bey, FKA twigs, Sister Act 2: the BBC Radio 1 presenter shares with us the songs that bring her joy

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The Idol: what we know about the Euphoria director’s new drama

The Idol: what we know about the Euphoria director’s new drama

Britney Spears might be involved with the hyped A24 show about a young pop star

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The Sunday Riley facial that gave me skin like an Instagram filter

The Sunday Riley facial that gave me skin like an Instagram filter

The first beauty residency in British retailer Browns’ beauty space was a super speedy treatment for radiant skin by the cult beauty brand, feat LEDs ...

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11 mind-blowing sex toys proving sexual pleasure has no gender

11 mind-blowing sex toys proving sexual pleasure has no gender

We’re past gendering body parts,so why sex toys? Here’s some genderless toys, prostate massagers, remote control apps, and masturbation sleeves to per...

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Woo’s ultimate guide to feel-good films

Woo’s ultimate feel-good film guide

The mood-boosting films you can watch over and over, from Clueless to Moonrise Kingdom and Dazed and Confused

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How to have a Feral Girl Summer, according to experts

How to have a Feral Girl Summer, according to experts

It’s time to reject curation and embrace chaos

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the artist behind billie eilish and hunter schafer’s futuristic nails

the artist behind billie eilish and hunter schafer’s futuristic nails

Sojin Oh is the future-facing nail tech behind the manicures of Lil Nas X, Kim K, and more

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10 pleasurable products for solo sex and shared intimacy

10 pleasurable products for solo sex and shared intimacy

From journals to sex games and lube – sensual products to help cultivate the most important relationship of all: the one with yourself

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Oliver Sim’s ‘Hideous’ is a powerful insight into HIV+ youth

The xx musician revealed his positive diagnosis in solo debut ‘Hideous Bastard’ – here, HIV activists and campaigners speak candidly about life and re...

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Charli xcx’s London show proves she’s a popstar with a vision

Charli xcx’s London show proves she’s a popstar with a vision

The CRASH singer’s sold out Alexandra Palace gig served main character performance, an arena-worthy production, and gay rights of course

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How I ‘made friends’ with my Tourette’s like Billie Eilish

Young people with Tourette’s share their stories of how they’ve learned to love their tics

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a beginner’s guide to selling feet pics

a beginner’s guide to selling feet pics

On TikTok, it seems like everyone’s cashing in. But is selling feet pics as easy as it seems?

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Psychedelic revolution: the making of the most creative generation yet

Hallucinogens aren’t just for popstars and tech bros – but does tripping out actually make you more creative, and is it a mindset we should all be tap...

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Could these smart contact lenses replace your phone?

Could these smart contact lenses replace your phone?

In the not too distant future, this contact lens tech from Mojo Vision would float information and images in front of your eyes

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Aliens could be living on planets with two suns, say scientists

Aliens could be living on planets with two suns, say scientists

Groundbreaking new research provides a glimmer of hope for possible extraterrestrial life in binary star systems

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the style evolution of harry styles

the style evolution of harry styles

Silky PJs, Gucci suits, the One Direction era floppy hair – the musician is an evolving sartorial sign of the times

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The Kambo Cleanse: the frog poison ritual used to sharpen the mind

The Kambo Cleanse: the frog poison ritual used to sharpen the mind

Would you inject yourself with frog poison for this growing alt-wellness trend?

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The outdoor edit: 10 essentials for making the great outdoors even greater

The outdoor edit: 10 essentials for making the great outdoors even greater

Wherever you go outdoors, failing to plan is planning to fail – here’s Woo’s picks of water bottles, enduring garms, and campside essentials

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Should I dump someone over relationship ‘pink flags‘?

Should I dump someone over relationship ‘pink flags‘?

Say goodbye to the ick and wave the flag high for this new relationship buzzword

sex & relationships
Inside Annie Mac’s club night for ravers who need sleep

Inside Annie Mac’s club night for ravers who need sleep

The radio DJ’s London party ‘Before Midnight’ gives ravers the chance to dance at an authentic experience 7PM-12AM

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How to slack off safely when working from home

Forget hustle culture, slacking is back with these helpful hacks thanks to TikTok

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International Masturbation Month: how to do it (and you) right

International Masturbation Month: how to do it (and you) right

The best egg vibrators, gender neutral toys, audio erotica – whatever your needs, we’ve got your self-pleasuring covered

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scare-free Sundays

Scare-free Sundays

Positive news, Harry Styles’ new album and a whole lot of things to look forward to: relax and wind down with a carefully curated pop culture tonic

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10 fresh skatewear picks to add to your wardrobe

10 fresh skatewear picks to add to your wardrobe

Our must-have streetwear finds, from art-print hoodies to embroidered bucket hats, and 70s style decks

Turns out dolphins have skincare routines, too

Turns out dolphins have skincare routines, too

Scientists found that dolphins in the red sea rub have an exfoliating and antibacterial regime

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Self-Medicate: Ease into the weekend with JGrrey’s soothing playlist

Destress with the singer’s carefully curated, calming tracks

music
What does decolonising yoga actually mean?

What does decolonising yoga actually mean?

The modern wellness industry has ripped yoga from its cultural roots, but there's a movement to reclaim the traditional practice back

culture
pulling plastic: why indoor bouldering is booming

pulling plastic: why indoor bouldering is booming

Young people are flocking to climbing gyms, as welcoming social scenes and havens for wellbeing

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scientists discover huge sinkhole with stunning ancient forest growing inside

scientists discover huge sinkhole with stunning ancient forest growing inside

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Flow State: Innovative Products to Make Periods Bearable

Innovative Products to Make Periods Bearable

Menstrual cups, CBD chocolate, and wearable hot water bottles for a stress-free and sustainable period

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15 Products to Help Soothe An Anxious Mind

The Ultimate Anti-Anxiety Shopping List

CBD oil, meditation guides, SAD lamps, and more – these are the products to help you stress less

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Top Black Mirror episodes to watch while you wait for season six

Charlie Brooker's dystopian drama is returning for a sixth season...

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palace skateboards and adidas’ new drop is where skating meets nature

palace skateboards and adidas’ new drop is where skating meets nature

The London brand’s latest collection is a big leap from its urban roots

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love Island ditches fast fashion sponsors for eBay in new deal

love Island ditches fast fashion sponsors for eBay in new deal

2022’s Islanders will wear second-hand clothes, in a first for the show which has previously aligned itself with brands like Missguided

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Check out the 'alien doorway' on mars discovered by NASA

Check out the 'alien doorway' on mars discovered by NASA

Has the Curiosity rover found a secret underground alien base?

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Over 100 UK festivals pledge to combat sexual violence

UK festivals pledge to combat sexual violence

Supported by Boomtown, Reading and Leeds, and more, the Safer Spaces at Festivals initiative aims to hold abusers accountable while teaching safe prac...

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Treat Yourself! Welcome to the Feel Good Edit

The Feel Good Edit

13 products designed to spark joy

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billboard music awards: the night’s best memes and reactions

billboard music awards: the night’s best memes and reactions

Cara Delevingne fangirling over Megan Thee Stallion, Doja Cat chugging her drink, and Machine Gun Kelly dedicating his set to his unborn child – a mem...

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A psychic changed my view of death

"Our conversation marked a turning point in my journey. It was the validation and reassurance I had been searching for"

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Love line with Mahalia

Catfished But I Still Caught Feelings

UK singer Mahalia answers a new line-up of dating queries, from Instagram turn-offs to possibly having sex on the floor of an escape room for Love Lin...

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Twitter Is Banning Climate Denial Ads On Its Platform

Here’s How Twitter Is Preventing Climate Misinformation

On Earth Day 2022, the social media platform laid out plans to tackle climate change misinformation

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Love Line: Boj Love Advice

Love Line: When to break bro code for a relationship

Nigerian musician Boj dishes out his best dating advice for Love Line – from how to know you’re in love and farting in front of your significant other

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Meet Jessie Davies: the TikToker building self-confidence through her stammer

Meet the TikToker building confidence through her stammer

The content creator and MUA spreads awareness of living with a speech impediment through her uplifting, IRL challenges

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Women’s Prize for Fiction books 2022: what to read first

Women’s Prize for Fiction books 2022: what to read first

A haunted bookshop mystery, a Trinidadian debut written in Creole, and a wanderlust-invoking read: from Elif Shafak to Meg Mason, here’s what to pick ...

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The Menswear Brands Confronting Fashion’s Sustainability Problem

The Menswear Brands Confronting Fashion’s Sustainability Problem

Luxe sportswear, sustainable cottons and innovative textiles to get you looking good without feeling bad

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Here’s Why Everyone’s Watching Old Enough on Netflix

Why Is Everyone Obsessed With ‘Old Enough’ on Netflix?

This docu-series about Japanese toddlers running errands is the show you didn’t know you needed

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Can psychedelics help us feel again?

Landmark research pointing to the therapeutic benefits could have significant implications on our mental health

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Nature's Calling Niko B and Mary Steven oatmilkleader

Niko B and Mary Steven's guide to falling in love with nature

Follow rapper Niko B and Tik Tok star Mary Steven as they explore the British countryside for new series Nature’s Calling

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Fringe Benefits: This 60s Cinematic Icon Taught Me to Love my Hair

Signature Beauty: A Love Letter To My Fringe

‘As a Beauty Editor, I often consider the ways we self-fashion to communicate how we’re feeling to the world’

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14 Products To Colour You Happy

14 Products To Colour You Happy

Brighten up your surroundings with some entry level chromotherapy

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The Skin I’m In: Angsty Teen Acne

The Skin I’m In: Angsty Teen Acne

While the other schoolboys were playing rugby, Rhys Thomas worked on a skincare counter testing concealers

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Love line: love advice with Sasha Keable

Love Line with Sasha Keable

Watch British singer-songwriter Sasha Keable's words of wisdom on how to stop stalking your ex on Instagram, dating someone who won’t commit, and spic...

sex & relationships
11 Happy Homeware and Interiors Bits To Spike Your Serotonin

Serotonin-Spiking Homeware and Interiors Inspo

From soft furnishings in sunshine yellow to novelty smiley door knobs, make your space smile

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How I Pole Danced My Way Out of the Pandemic

Exploring the Transformative Power of Pole Dancing

Pop culture and the club have long captured the allure of the pole

culture

Can Psychedelics Bring Us Back Together?

From taking club drugs to awe-inspiring nature trips, discover how people are taking drugs to find a greater sense of community

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The Bigger Trip: Unleashing Creativity With Hallucinogens

Do hallucinogens actually have the power to unlock your next big idea? If it worked for Elon Musk and Frank Ocean, could it work for us? As more and m...

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The best houseplants for absolute beginners

The best houseplants for absolute beginners

Even if you treat them badly, these resilient plants will forgive and forget

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A beginner’s guide to alternative meditation

From demolition therapy to conscious clubbing, start your alternative meditation journey here

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Harry Styles Harry’s House

Want Harry Styles to read you a bedtime story?

Get your PJs on – the Harry’s House singer is doing CBeebies Bedtime Stories, reading In Every House, on Every Street

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Step inside the dream machine

Would you enter a dream machine?

This new installation soundtracked by John Hopkins allows you to “see art with your eyes closed”

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Scare-free sundays

Scare-free sundays

Positive news, Jack Harlow’s album and exhibitions to book: relax and distract with the ultimate pop culture tonic

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10 Self-Help Books For Hitting Personal Growth Goals In 2022

10 Books For Self-Help And Personal Growth That Aren’t Corny

How to journal, tarot card-read and be financially well - these essential books cut the bullshit and make achieving possible

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Can the UK decriminalise weed?

The Mayor of London sets up a new group to find out

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Stand-up comedy courses for suicidal men granted NHS funding

Stand-up comedy courses for suicidal men granted NHS funding

Comedy on Referral will help men across London to use humour as therapy

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Fans react as Kendrick Lamar finally drops his new album

Fans react as Kendrick Lamar finally drops his new album

Mr. Morale & The Big Steppers is his first LP since 2017’s DAMN

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Munroe Bergdorf selects tunes for cardio sessions, falling in love, and Brighton gay bars

The model, activist and writer shares a feel-good playlist, from Björk bangers to Britney classics fuelling chaotic nights out

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Don’t be a dick abroad: an ethical guide to partying this summer

With summer creeping closer, our plans of jetting off to faraway corners of the globe – escaping the monotony (and miserable weather) of our everyday ...

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Y2K Homeware To Buy For A Noughties Nostalgia Hit

12 homeware bits bringing 00s nostalgia back

From lava lamps to faux fur rugs, here’s how to make the best of millennium-inspired interiors

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FKA twigs to star in The Crow, a 90s cult classic reboot

FKA twigs to star in The Crow, a 90s cult classic reboot

The Caprisongs musician will star alongside Bill Skarsgård in the remake of the neo-gothic movie

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Future Shock: an immersive London exhibition of psychedelic digital worlds

Future Shock: an immersive London exhibition of psychedelic digital worlds

180 Studios and Fact present Future Shock, a sensory overload of an art show exploring tech, dystopia, and utopia by artists like object blue and Lawr...

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NASA releases a freaky audio recording of a black hole

NASA releases a freaky audio recording of a black hole

What does space sound like? Like a Hans Zimmer score, apparently

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The UK's first regular drug-checking service is opening in Bristol

The UK's first regular drug-checking service is opening in Bristol

The Loop enables young people to stay safe while partying by checking the purity of illicit substances

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Higher States: The Power of a Transformative Holiday

Finding Peace and Pride in Northeast India

‘Travel is about exposure to the world, but it is also about creating memories to escape to’

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Your Essential Guide to Plastic-Free Beauty

10 Cult Plastic-Free Beauty Products

These conscious brands are paving the way towards a more sustainable future.

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Is it time to quit your job?

Is it time to quit your job?

Thinking of joining "The Great Resignation"? Read our expert-led guide first

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RIP the iPod – Apple is discontinuing its pop culture icon

RIP the iPod – Apple is discontinuing its pop culture icon

After 21 years, Apple is pulling the plug and discontinuing the MP3 player that revolutionised our music experience

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Everything you need to know about the total lunar eclipse

Everything you need to know about the total lunar eclipse

Dark emotions and new beginnings? How, when, and why you need to see the rare ‘super blood moon’

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Why it's time to embrace camel toe

Protect your bulge, folks. V Print Season is sexy, and it's here to stay

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An Insomniac's Guide to Sleep

You Need Some Sleep

If getting eight hours feels stupidly unachievable, bookmark this shopping list.

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Good climate news! Scientists discover way to break down plastic in record time

An enzyme that can break down plastic in a matter of days, rather than centuries, has been developed

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What ‘boughetto beauty’ means to a generation of young black women

What 'boughetto beauty' means to a generation of young black women

A blend of bougie and ghetto, big hair, and ornate nails, this Lil Kim and Cardi B-repped aesthetic defines an era for black women in the beauty zeitg...

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8 SPFs to help you nail sun protection once and for all

8 SPFs to help you nail sun protection

With so many myths and misinformation, consider this your ultimate guide to safe summer sun.

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Peek inside the Studio Ghibli theme park in Japan

Peek inside the Studio Ghibli theme park in Japan

See inside the adventure park – with its My Neighbour Totoro house and Spirited Away trail – which will open November 2022

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There is fresh hope of survival for the world's rarest sea mammal

There is fresh hope of survival for the world's rarest sea mammal

Despite there only being 10 left in the ocean, the rare porpoise might not be doomed after all

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harry styles don't worry darling meme

Don’t Worry Darling: Harry and Florence spark a million memes

The trailer for Olivia Wilde’s Don’t Worry Darling dropped this week, and so did our collective jaws

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Can we fight the climate crisis with meditation?

Can we fight the climate crisis with meditation?

EU officials in Brussels are being trained to meditate to help them ‘apply mindfulness’ in tackling the climate crisis with politics, using Buddhism-i...

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Pro Choice Protest Roe v Wade

Roe v Wade: what you can do to protect reproductive rights

Millions could lose their right to choose – here’s what’s at stake, and the organisations and activists to support in the pro-choice fight

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Feel good fragrances

Feel good fragrances

Smell good, feel good: 12 joyful and genderless perfumes

Kylie Jenner Met Gala 2022 Off-White

Met Gala 2022: the best memes and reactions

Lizzo on the flute, celebrity no-shows and not following the theme, and Paul Mescal’s moustache dominated Twitter and Instagram

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What is Gilded Glamour? Our ultimate Met Gala 2022 cheat sheet

What is Gilded Glamour? Your Met Gala 2022 cheat sheet

Before you catch the red carpet, we’ve broken down everything you need to know about the biggest night in fashion

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Why Turning Red is a must watch modern coming-of-age story

Turning Red: the must watch modern coming-of-age animation

From female friendships to first periods and boy band fandoms, the Disney and Pixar film explores the exhilaration and uncertainties felt while coming...

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The anti-Instagram? Why everyone is obsessed with the BeReal app

The anti-Instagram? Why everyone is obsessed with the BeReal app

The unfiltered, once-a-day photo app has amassed millions of Gen Z users as an authentic social media alternative – we find out why

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Soul sisters Ibeyi share their panic prevention playlist

Soul sisters Ibeyi share their panic prevention playlist

Ahead of their next album Spell 31, radiant sister-duo Ibeyi curate a playlist of songs to uplift and inspire, from Nick Drake and Amy Winehouse to Ka...

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Stop doomscrolling and pay attention to the positive news movement

Stop doomscrolling and pay attention to the positive news movement

Happy headlines might feel rare, but a much-needed subsection of the internet is providing an antidote to the grim news cycle when we need it most

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Tyler the Creator and Dev Hynes

Preppy style is making a pretty vibey comeback

From The Crown to Kenzo, Gossip Girl and GAP, are you ready to pop your blazer collar?

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How to Dump a Therapist

Therapy has hit the mainstream, but what happens when your sessions start hitting different?

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Escape to Bali with Desa Potato Head’s live sessions

Desa Potato Head’s HEADSTREAM studio sessions are shining a light on voices, stories, and sounds from Indonesia and around the world

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Being Black in White Skin

Being Black in White Skin

Writer Thelma Chuwa shares her emotional and physical journey to acceptance and self-love

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How to find a therapist

How to find a therapist

Approaching therapy for the first time or a seasoned student of CBT? Here’s how to make sure you're finding the right match

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9 Home Bits for Plant Lovers (And Killers)

9 Home Bits for Plant Lovers (And Killers)

Level up on your home’s beautiful (or dying) botany with gardening accessories, fake but believable blooms, art and more

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10 Ultimate Feel Good Mixes

From sprightly UK garage on NTS to superstar Boiler Room debuts, Woo curates the serotonin-spiking vibes

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Love line with Leah Abbot

Love Line: I met my partner at a sex party

London-based stylist Leah Abbott keeps it real while answering your sex, dating, and relationship questions for Love Line by Woo

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Could bingeing reality TV ever count as self care?

Is bingeing reality TV a form of self care?

Is Drag Race a comfort blanket? Which Real Housewives hits different? Screenland is a tempting space for escaping our problems

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Jayne Wallace psychic session with Sasha Keable

Psychic Sessions: Sasha Keable

The British singer-songwriter attempts to connect with a late loved one via Kim K-approved clairvoyant Jayne Wallace

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Family Recipes with Simran Randhawa: Making Keema

Family Recipes with Simran Randhawa

Joined by her mum, writer Simran makes Keema – a traditional Punjabi dish made from minced lamb, warming spices, and peas

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Family Recipes with Mam Sham: Chilli Con Carne

Family Recipes with Mam Sham

Food lovers and comedy duo Mam Sham join up with their siblings to cook some warming, spicy chilli con carne

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Family Recipes with What Willy Cook

Food influencer What Willy Cook and his childhood friend Harry whip up his mum’s warm potato salad recipe

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