The best tips and gear for winter running

Your ultimate winter running kit

The days are getting shorter: here's how to stay active, safe and warm this winter, from high-viz clothing to cosy baselayers

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Stop scrolling: Shygirl sea shanties and queer coming of age

Stop scrolling: Shygirl sea shanties and queer coming of age

Woo's cultural tonic for the endless cycle of doomscrolling

culture
Vets in California can now recommend weed to treat pets

Vets in California can now recommend weed to treat pets

I guess we're waking and baking doggie treats now?

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Heat therapy: the benefits of getting sweaty

Heat therapy: the benefits of getting sweaty

From the Turkish hammam to the Finnish sauna, humans have been getting sweaty for centuries – we test out the hot sessions meant to increase lifespan ...

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4 young people on their attitudes to the monarchy and commonwealth

4 young people discuss the monarchy and commonwealth

From the Bahamas to Jamaica, what do young people who’ve only ever known Queen Elizabeth as a head of state think of the British monarchy and possible...

culture
How foraging for herbs can help your hormone health

How foraging for herbs can help your hormone health

Tips and tricks for using nature to heal yourself from master forager and herbalist Natasha Richardson

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From quiet quitting to burnout – busting work culture buzzwords

Forget quiet quitting – here’s how to set workplace boundaries

‘Quiet quitting’ is the new work/life balance phrase dividing opinion – but here’s how to set your own boundaries

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Entering the Mushroom Renaissance

Funghi has found its way into skincare and coffee, while Harry Styles made an album on shrooms – all hail the mushroom?

culture

10 snug essentials for cosy boy autumn

It's time to cosy on down – from wool jumpers to scented candles, here’s all you need to embrace the new season

How to manage conflict at work

Whether it’s in-fighting, authority issues or a colleague who just won’t leave you alone, here’s what you need to know

culture
Femcels unite! You can now study Lana del Rey at university

Here's what it's like to study Lana del Rey at university

Kathy Iandoli leads the NYU course unpacking the ‘blueprint and cautionary tale’ that is Lizzie Grant

music
How climate activist Leah Thomas stays hopeful

How climate activist Leah Thomas stays hopeful

Her new book The Intersectional Environmentalist is a rallying call to action for amplifying voices rarely heard in the struggle for climate justice

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How to find the perfect winter coat

How to find your winter coat

From warm woolly coats to waterproof saviours, here's how to find your go-to coat for this winter

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Get your hands on Heat, the mystery box of designer goods

Get your hands on Heat, the mystery box of designer goods

Levelling up from its streetwear origins, the cult fashion mystery box will include bits from JW Anderson, Acne Studios, Rick Owens, and more

fashion & beauty
The sexual revolution, as told by five culture-shifting artworks

An artist's guide to the female sexual revolution

Judy Chicago, Nan Goldin and Jenny Holzer’s art leads a new exhibition that explores female sexuality

culture
10 ways to self-soothe an anxious mind

10 ways to self-soothe an anxious mind

From mindfulness meditations to cold water swimming, and aromatherapy – these techniques can help return balance to your body and mind

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How to find a therapist

How to find a therapist

Approaching therapy for the first time or a seasoned student of CBT? Here’s how to make sure you're finding the right match

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Palmistry with Beabadoobee

The indie singer-songwriter talks fate, rom-coms and texting first for Team Woo's first palm-reading session

music

how to be happy

From philosophers to psychics, woo speaks to a cross-section of ‘experts’ about the elusive state of happiness

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10 essential products for solo travel

10 essential products for solo travel

What to bring on holidays alone for a safe, fun, and independent adventure – because you’re a Thelma who doesn’t need no Louise

shopping
11 gen z activists changing the world

11 gen z activists changing the world

From world hunger to climate change – big change starts small

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And breathe...10 items to take on a mental health walk

And breathe...10 items to take on a mental health walk

Everything you need to clear your head on the move

shopping

Queers at Body Movements festival on what queer spaces mean to them

We photographed some of the Hackney Wick event’s best outfits – pirate-slash-Avril Lavigne, upcycled army gear, and glitter

music
What to know about depression and serotonin levels

What is the ‘serotonin myth’?

Experts decode a viral new study some claim debunks antidepressants and our ideas of ‘chemical imbalance’

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Alabama Rush TikTok Season Two

Bama rush is back and bigger than ever

Another year, another fresh-faced Lulu Lemon brigade carting around over-stuffed Longchamp totes...

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Research suggests oxytocin has heart-healing properties

Research suggests oxytocin has heart-healing properties

That’s right, the love hormone might just be able to fix broken hearts! Here’s how...

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Could a robotic pill be the answer to managing our gut health?

Could a robotic pill be the answer to managing our gut health?

Yakult found quaking: A PhD student has created a prototype that may well make probiotics drinks obsolete

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Humans are getting faster - just ask Eliud Kipchoge

Humans are getting faster - just ask Eliud Kipchoge

The legendary marathon runner has broken his own world record in Berlin

outdoors
Vets in California can now recommend weed to treat pets

Vets in California can now recommend weed to treat pets

I guess we're waking and baking doggie treats now?

joy
Walle robot holding rubix cube

Elon Musk hints that the future is robots, and he might just be right

The tech tycoon just soft launched his new humanoid robot

culture
Why has NASA deliberately crashed a spacecraft into an asteroid?

Why has NASA deliberately crashed a spacecraft into an asteroid?

If Don’t Look Up becomes a reality and asteroids and apocalypse are upon us, NASA has us covered

space
Sustainable jet fuel is set to revolutionise the travel industry

Pack your bags: sustainable jet fuel is here

Guilt-free air travel? Don't mind if we do...

space
Patagonia makes a case for billionaires going extinct

Patagonia makes a case for billionaires going extinct

We're not going to be joining in conservation efforts for this species any time soon

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A look at Iwájú, Disney’s first Nigeria-set sci-fi series

A look at Iwájú, Disney’s first Nigeria-set sci-fi series

The love letter to Lagos is coming to you in 2023

film & tv