Loneliness, stress and kindness: professor of psychiatry, Kelli Harding, explains the intangible factors that make up good health.
A co-creator of the Occupy movement explains why the solutions to the world’s biggest problems can only be solved through collaboration between elites and activists.
A figurehead for a global youth movement demanding action on climate change: Greta Thunberg has come a long way in a year.
Five changes you can make to help reduce ocean pollution.
Fa’afafine is a “third gender” in Polynesian culture, a term that translates as “in the manner of a woman”.
Tech effects nearly all aspects of our lives, but for young people, digital technology is a prevalent factor in their health, education, social lives and relationships. Yet in an experime...
When psychologists studied CCTV footage of urban violence, they found that 9 out of 10 bystanders intervened to break up a fight.
There is far more to Switzerland than cuckoo clocks and chocolate, and so to mark Switzerland's National Day - celebrated on 1 August since 1891 - here are 15 things you might not know ab...
A performance-based identity arises when a person feels defined by their performance in the workplace. It becomes a large part of who they are and can result in them losing their sense of...
To mark the 10th Mandela Day, a selection of Madiba's wisest words.
Technology could be a driving force towards refugees gaining a sense of autonomy, but only if they have a say.
With British politics in turmoil ever since the result of the 2016 referendum, Theresa May finally stood down as leader this month. How will her successor carry out their Brexit strategy?
Trust in established systems has deteriorated across the world. But a new paradigm is emerging that could force traditional institutions to reinvent themselves, and it depends on distribu...
When the African country couldn't afford a clinical diagnosis network for mental health, 400 grandmothers and a system of 'Friendship Benches' came in.
Recent citizen activism may be crucial if the Fourth Industrial Revolution is also to be a First Empowerment Revolution that benefits people and the planet.