David Gelles Busts Myths Around Meditation And Business: ‘There’s Nothing Religious About It’

Bosses can transform their businesses and the happiness of their employees using meditation, author David Gelles has argued – and it’s definitely no longer a religious practice. Gelles, a New York Times reporter and author of the book Mindful Work, stressed that mindfulness meditation had moved away from its Buddhist origins and didn’t have to…

Woman Drunk Messages Boohoo Customer Service, Has Hilarious Conversation

Waking up after a big night and instantly remembering texting someone is enough to give you that sinking feeling. Drunk tweets? Usually even worse. But not for YouTuber Lucy D’Agostino, from Brighton, who direct messaged fashion website Boohoo’s customer service and received a truly brilliant reply. Earlier that evening D’Agostino had asked a question about an…

Illamasqua Launch S.O.P.H.I.E. Pencil And Blush For Sophie Lancaster Foundation Charity

Illamasqua has launched a makeup collection to support The Sophie Lancaster Foundation. In 2007, 20 year-old Sophie Lancaster and her boyfriend Robert Maltby, from Lancashire, were kicked, stamped on and left unconscious – simply for looking different. Lancaster later died from her injuries. To help eliminate prejudice and hatred across the UK, her mother Sylvia set up the foundation…

Vogue’s ‘Real Issue’ Featuring Non-Models Receives Mixed Response

Vogue’s ‘Real Issue’ has received a mixed response, with some praising the move towards diversity, while others have taken umbrage at the use of the term “real”.  The November issue of British Vogue, which hits stands on Thursday 6 October, doesn’t feature a single professional model (that is, if you don’t count the reams of advertising)….

Biosphere 2: The World’s Largest Earth Science Laboratory You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

From the outside, Biosphere 2 looks like a film set for the latest James Bond movie. Futuristic brilliant white and gold domes, a towering glass pyramid with a real-life rainforest inside, all sat atop a complex network of winding tunnels and an iron “lung” chamber. Not to mention it’s slap bang in the middle of…

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