A collective groan goes up when we first advise a friend on the pros of trying something new (after the weeping, cleaning and hate has gone of course).
But clichs exist for a reason they work!
Think Elle Woods from 'Legally Blonde', and turn the end of your relationship into the start of something great (don't be disheartened if becoming a top legal mind doesn't happen straight away, learning to knit is fine too). And, if it doesn't work, what the hey, at least you tried and you're left thinking 'what ex?'.
22,000 people agreed to clean toilets for WiFi because they did not read the terms.
Tools designed to ensure computer code in smart cars does not crash has been inspired by hungry penguins.
The rounded sleeping capsules send guests drifting into ocean before arriving on desert island by morning.
Sitting on the saddle activates the part of the brain responsible for learning, a study has claimed.
Scientists are appealing for more people to donate their brains for research after they die.
Life on Earth may have arrived from Mars on an asteroid, scientists have claimed.
Lunar mission scheduled at the end of 2017 could find out if beer can be brewed on the moon.
A bottle used to teach children how far litter can travel ended up on Scottish beach after 8,700-mile journey.