Life

Life

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We asked and you answered. Here are 14 insights from our readers about what makes love last.
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Researchers found that online dating opens up a world of diverse partners.
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What makes love last? We’re asking. Weigh in by Feb. 4 and your response could be featured.
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We count down the stories that had the most views on UBC Magazine in 2023.
A homeless man in Robson Square
Here's what happened next.
A mushroom
UBC’s Dr. Mary Berbee discusses how to find edible mushrooms — and avoid poisonous ones.
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A UBCO student experienced the horrors of civil war before education changed his life forever.
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The public has the wrong idea about what homeless people would do with money.
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When welcoming a new baby, parents can face challenges in sex and romance.
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UBC researchers share tips on motivating yourself for even the most gruelling tasks.