If you believe studies into selfishness, we are all terrible people

In these trying times, when everything seems awful, it’s worth remembering that people are fundamentally good.

North Korea ramps up threat to test hydrogen bomb over Pacific

Foreign minister’s suggestion about airborne nuclear test should be taken ‘literally’, says diplomat

Facebook denies 'listening' to conversations

A Facebook executive has denied the social network uses a device's microphone to listen to what users are saying and then send them relevant ads.

‘Grandma is dead’: five tips for talking to children about death

A study suggests watching Disney and Pixar films can help start conversations about mortality with young people, who tend to grieve differently to adults

Have Halloween costume bans in Canada gone too far?

Canadian schools are wrestling with how to guide students and parents towards Halloween costumes that aren't considered offensive or culturally insensitive.

How the Catalan crisis could send shockwaves across Europe

Mariano Rajoy has played a tough hand well, but Carles Puigdemont could yet emerge a champion of European renewal

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