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Fake News Forensic; How I traced a piece of misinformation to its origin
Lochlainn Heley takes us through exactly how to track misinformation in an age that is full of fake news.
D&Z; The Future of Dungeons and Dragons
Millennials and Gen Z are some of the most active players in today’s tabletop gaming culture. Sophie Breeze discusses what this means for D&D today.
Wordle is a Bite of Respite for Millennials
Why did Wordle explode in popularity as we moved from 2021 to 2022? Fiona Wallace explores why millennials have become addicted to the game.
Big Bust Anxiety and the Re-emergence of the Braless Trend
Fashion trends have come and gone, yet the braless movement seems here to stay. For Tegan Lyon, this means seeing youthful, perky, svelte women embrace the trends, all while wondering if this trend was designed with her body in mind.
Yes, I’m an Arts Kid—No, I Won’t be Unemployed
Why do arts kids have different expectations set on them compared to other degrees? Andrea Septién Uribe describes her own experiences as an 'arts kid' and why the negative perceptions around arts degrees are wrong.
Lessons from a First-Time Dog Parent (or a Beginner’s Guide to Pet Adoption)
Xuan Wei Yap reflects on what it was like adopting a dog for the first time, the ups, downs, and the importance of adoption.
It isn’t Trendy to be an Introvert
Gabrielle O'Hagan reflects on being an introvert in an extrovert-centric world and the effect isolation has had on her as we exit lockdowns.
Navigating the Trials and Tribulations of Being a Harry Potter Fan
Poppy Willis shares her thoughts on Harry Potter and whether she's able to separate the much-loved books from her feelings about the author.
Is Optimal Anxiety Real and Can It Help Me?
Alistair Trapnell explores the idea of optimal anxiety and how it can be turned into something positive.