Longreads

Finding my third place

BBC

Your name reveals more than you think

 The powerful way normalisation shapes our world

Can a job title change your behaviour?

 

 

The Guardian

We fear death, but what if dying isn't as bad as we think?

Waiting with bated breath to learn how idioms took flight

Shhh. We introverts are winning quiet victories

 

New Statesman

Is there anything wrong with virtual reality porn?

Feeling stressed? The answer may be an adult trampoline

Nap pods: Unproductive gimmick or lifeline for sleep-deprived workers?

Why is Britain falling out of love with  Valentine's Day?

What it's like being the lone left-winger in a right-wing family

 

Electric Literature

How reading about London helped me overcome agoraphobia

 

NY Mag

Hypochondriacs are more likely to get sick

People don't mind lying if they think it's for a good cause

The weirdness of juggling many different roles at work

Voice blindness is like face blindness for your ears

The Week

No one has a problem with the Missing Richard Simmons podcast, and that's a problem

Will the high-tech cities of the future be utterly lonely?

 

City Metric

Sure, smart cities are compact. But are they really that smart?

 

Motherboard

A brief history of NSFW

 

GQ

Why we desperately need more friend finding apps for men

 

JSTOR Daily

What does Donald Trump's golfing reveal about his personality? 

 

Spectator

A guide to London street art

 

The Independent

Series 2 of Car Share ups the romance and the laughs

 

Extra Crispy

The Two Best Bagel Shops in London Are on the Same Street

 

Vice

What no one tells you about life after mental illness

Why being an introvert might be better for your mental health

 

Poetry

Locked Out