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How equal do we want the world to be? You'd be surprised

The news of society's growing inequality makes all of us uneasy. But why? Dan Ariely reveals some new, surprising research on what we think is fair, …

Poor land use in the world's greatest cities carries a huge cost

What drives prices skyward is a collision between rampant demand and limited supply in the great metropolises like London, Mumbai and New York. In the past ten years real prices in Hong Kong have risen by 150%. Residential property in Mayfair, in central London, can go for as much as $82,000 per …

Urban Design

The Proper Way to Negotiate & Win Every Time

On Monday, I wrote about The Relationship Between Recruiting and Sales. I explained that, just like sales professionals, recruiters have to assess …

What's in the Iran deal?

President Barack Obama said that the framework agreement announced Thursday between Iran and six world powers is a “good deal” that will increase Iran’s nuclear breakout time from around two to three months to more than a year.<p>But, of course, the devil’s in the details. Here they are, according to …

How do you dismantle a nuclear submarine?

When nuclear-powered submarines reach the end of their lives, dismantling them is a complicated and laborious process. Paul Marks investigates.<p>Nuclear submarines have long been a favourite in popular fiction. From movies such as The Hunt for Red October to long-running TV series like Voyage to the …

Military

Coinbase - Buy Bitcoin & more. Secure Wallet.

Digital currency, safe and easy.<p>Coinbase is the #1 recommended way to buy and securely store bitcoin, bitcoin cash, ethereum, and litecoin, offering …

Disneyland measles: Rapid spread concerns health officials

The measles outbreak that began at Disneyland during the holiday season is now spreading beyond people who contracted the disease at the theme park, with those patients now exposing others after returning to their hometowns, health officials said Saturday.<p>There are now 51 confirmed cases of the …

Sprint snags its first Lumia smartphone

Believe it or not, Sprint hasn't had a Lumia-badged smartphone since Nokia (and now Microsoft) got into Windows phones -- you've had to go with HTC or Samsung and forgo a bunch of apps and services. You won't have that problem from now on, since Sprint just picked up the low-cost Lumia 635. It's …

US-led task force launches 29 air strikes against Isis targets in 24-hour period

The US and its allies conducted 29 airstrikes on Islamic State (Isis) targets in Syria and Iraq in a 24-hour period, the Combined Joint Task Force said in a statement on Saturday.<p>Sixteen strikes around seven Iraqi cities destroyed vehicles, buildings, equipment and fighting positions, as well as …

Middle East