Love it or hate it, snow brings joy and misery
Is snow the best or worst type of weather? The great debate swept social media yesterday as heavy falls swept through the UK while the east coast of the USA had its first major winter storm.
Rio: ‘I thought it was weak to show emotions’
Two years ago the former England captain lost his wife to breast cancer. Tonight, a documentary explores his difficult journey with grief. Is he right to go public with something so private?
A night of joy and mayhem in Barcelona
On Wednesday night Barcelona defeated Paris Saint-Germain 6–1 to complete one of sport’s most extraordinary comebacks. Is this why football is the world’s most popular sport?
The tears of the world’s most powerful leader
In his final months, the president of the USA is on a mission to tighten his country’s gun control. This week he wept as he explained why. Are tears in our leaders inspiring? Or unnecessary?
Scientists claim humans have only four emotions
New research released this month shows that all human emotions can be reduced to just four basic facial expressions. Is our species less complex than we like to think?
Overwhelmed Obama sheds a grateful tear
Everybody cries sometimes – even the US President, who welled up last week in an emotional speech to campaign volunteers. But was this a touching show of emotion, or just weak sentiment?