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Humans will live underwater in 100 years' time as the population is squeezed out of cities

A report predicts underground cities and floating neighbours will become commonplace in the next century<p>One hundred years from now, the human population will be living in underwater cities and in 3D-printed homes, according to a study that looks at the future of living.<p>Buildings and interiors will …

Living Rooms

An Uber for health care is closer than you think

Will there be an Uber for health care? Articles are split. The truth is there will be an Uber for health care. It just isn’t here yet. Expect it to …

Health Care

Direct primary care finding potential market among employers, Medicaid managed care plans

Direct primary care is much less pricey. Patients pay $100 a month or less directly to the physician for comprehensive primary care, including basic …

Fueled By Health Law, ‘Concierge Medicine’ Reaches New Markets

A growing number of primary care doctors, spurred by the federal health law and frustrations with insurance requirements, are bringing a service that …

Is 'Concierge Medicine' Worth the Extra Cost?

You may have heard about doctors who practice “direct primary care” or “concierge medicine." They offer what’s known as private medicine, where …

'Concierge medicine' is reaching new markets

A growing number of primary care doctors, spurred by the federal health law and frustrations with insurance requirements, are bringing a service that generally has been considered “health care for billionaires” to middle-income, Medicaid and Medicare populations.<p>It’s called direct primary care, …

Health Care

How do people react to Bible passages when they think they're from the Qur'an?

These Dutch pranksters asked members of the public what they thought of some 'shocking' verses from the Islamic holy book<p>A pair of Dutch pranksters have scored a YouTube hit with their latest video in which they ask members of the public to offer their views on some 'shocking' verses from the …

Zuckerberg and wife to donate vast majority of their wealth

Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan will give away 99 percent of their Facebook shares, currently valued at about $45 billion, to "advance human potential and promote equality," the Facebook CEO announced Tuesday in a letter addressed to their newborn daughter, Max.<p>In the lengthy letter, …

Silicon Valley

🌛 Before you go to bed, here's another awe-inspiring #MilkyWay image to give you #goodvibes to start your week. ✨ The story behind the shot from photographer @DanielKordan who took this during a wild nature expedition in Kamchatka: "We camped here to hide from a huge bear, walking near us all day long." Whoa, that's kinda scary. Thanks for sharing this with us, @DanielKordan — and one question for you: how did you manage to lose the bear? See more of his work on #500px. Go to 500px.com/kordan and get inspired!

Facebook will bring free Internet to sub-Saharan Africa with a satellite

Facebook just put some serious satellite oomph behind its Internet.org initiative, which aims to bring basic Internet access to developing …

Are Bosses Necessary?

A radical experiment at Zappos may herald the emergence of a new, more democratic kind of organization.<p>Deeply strange reports have been emerging from the Las Vegas headquarters of Zappos, until recently the world’s happiest shoe store. This spring, by order of the CEO, Tony Hsieh, the company …

Why Break a World Record?

To make it into Guinness World Records, people have braved extreme conditions, baked any number of jumbo-sized foods, and done extraordinary things to their facial hair. What’s the appeal of being the best at an arbitrary contest?<p>Earlier this week, Stuart Sobeske, a high-school student from …

The Dutch “basic income” experiment is expanding across multiple cities

Free cash is in the works for a growing number of Dutch urbanites. After the city of Utrecht announced that it would give no-strings-attached money to some of its residents, other Dutch cities are getting on board for social experiments with “basic income,” a regular and unconditional stipend to …

Income Inequality

The Dutch 'Basic Income' Experiment Is Expanding

Utrecht announced that it would give no-strings-attached money to some of its residents. Now other Dutch cities are considering similar plans.<p>Free cash is in the works for a growing number of Dutch urbanites. After the city of Utrecht announced that it would give no-strings-attached money to some …

Dutch Cities to Experiment With UBI

A month after the Dutch city of Utrecht announced it would test a government program that guarantees income to all citizens, seven other towns in the Netherlands are considering similar initiatives, as the perennially fringe idea gains a bit of momentum across Europe.<p>The government of Tilburg, the …

Europe

This Is Why You Should Not Aim At A Happy Life Anymore

Happiness is different things to different people. Philosophers believe happiness is about living a good life and flourishing, not simply defining …

Happiness

The Leapfrog Opportunity In The World's Underserved Health Care Markets

In Sub-­Saharan Africa, traditional banking infrastructure has never quite gained a foothold. That’s because instead of brick and mortar vaults, the region has seen sweeping use of mobile banking. Micro­financing and transfers, all from your cell phone, offered simplified, safer banking solutions …

Innovation

Justin Bieber Reveals His Favorite Worship Song, Credits Christian Music for Bringing Him 'Supernatural Peace'

In a recent interview with Cosmopolitan magazine, the Canadian popstar revealed on his "21 Things You Didn't Know About ..." list that <i>No Longer …

Sydney

7 free apps that help you save money without thinking about it

Okay, keep it raised if you feel like there just isn't enough <i>time</i> to figure out your budget or calculate how much you should be putting away.<p>Well, all that is about to change.<p>There are tons of ways to save beyond searching for coupons or using your bank's limited mobile app.<p>Offering everything from …

Where Is Heaven on Earth?

Once in college I went to a prayer meeting put on by a small evangelical denomination in the rural South. It was the kind of denomination that has a …

Living Rooms