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Tattoos, trainers, jeans, hair, ties ... why?
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Why a shed can be a valuable place of solitude
‘The earth is flat’. Why do people believe things that aren’t true?
Stressing about a lack of money or time takes up the mental energy needed to plan
Extreme birder John Weigel describes how he nearly cracked during a 12-month competition
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