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video games for one hour a day
2014-08-04 05:46:32

Playing video games for no more than one hour per day can have a small but positive impact on childhood development, according to new research published Monday in the journal Pediatrics.

2014-04-09 23:24:00

The best-in-class Libertador Hotels in Cusco, Peru, offer guests an exquisite place to stay when touring the impressive pre-Columbian ruins found at Machu Picchu. (PRWEB)

2014-03-26 23:25:45

A new survey from DoubleYourWellness.com pinpoints the issues stressing men over 45 out today.

Arctic Sea Ice Political Controversy
2013-09-09 10:50:24

A recently leaked UN report on Arctic sea ice has provided insight into the political divide surrounding the contentious issue of global warming.

Iranian Scientist Claims To Have Invented A Time Machine
2013-04-12 14:23:39

With the headline "Iranian Scientist Claims to Have Invented 'Time Machine'," and a picture of the Delorean from “Back to the Future,” The Telegraph stirred up some controversy earlier this week.

Breast Cancer Risk Reduced By Doing Housework
2012-09-05 09:17:58

Housework, exercise, breast cancer: which of these things does not belong? None of them, it turns out. There is a distinct relationship between breast cancer risk and your level of physical activity.

2012-07-11 08:47:56

Scientists discovered that, while having more babies can lead to a higher body mass index, the longer a woman breastfeeds causes a lower body mass index (BMI) later on.

2012-06-13 10:01:46

Google is under fire yet again for its controversial StreetView Mapping service, after Britain alleged it deliberately collected personal data while capturing images in the country.

Jonathan Ive Knighted
2012-05-24 06:50:15

The British Empire apparently has very high standards when it comes to handing out the title of “Knight.” As it turns out, all you have to do is design 5 or more world-changing devices for the Royals to take notice of you.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).