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Does the way you look affect your chance of getting a job?

A study suggests your looks can help or hinder your job prospects, depending on the workplace.

Do students understand plagiarism?

A study reported in Times Higher Education shows that many students have the wrong idea about plagiarism and its consequences.

April 22 is Earth Day

Earth Day celebrates the environment and promotes environmental protection every year.

Are supermarket special offers a con?

'Dodgy offers' in supermarkets are tricking shoppers out of money, according to the consumer group Which?


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