Thought for the day

It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it. A part of BBC Radio’s “The Today programme”, Thought for the day offers something to contemplate each day through the magic of spoken word. From topical items to classical thinking, the clips, all approx 2-4 minutes in … Read more

This column will change your life

Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself. This column, to be found in the Guardian newspaper in the UK, is a light hearted and witty once-weekly column in which Oliver Burkeman investigates routes to mental well-being. From common questions such as why do we tell strangers our secrets, to techniques such … Read more