Derek Gauthier

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Living cells ‘hacked’ and hijacked by MIT

Scientists at MIT have proven they can ‘hack’ living cells and programme them to carry out new tasks.<p>In the same way that computer language tells a machine how to operate, researchers have shown it is possible to write DNA ‘code’ and insert it into bacteria to alter how they function.<p>They hope that …

June 2015

Too Busy? Two Words, One Big Fat Lie

The next time you feel busy, do yourself a favor: just take a break.<p>I've never heard of a highly creative or successful person being too busy. Let me rephrase that: I've never heard of a highly creative or successful person <i>that I respect</i> being too busy. The most creative people of our time are …

To Pimp a Butterfly: Kendrick Lamar's new album is perfect

When I talk about Kendrick Lamar with people who follow hip-hop, there’s always a hushed exchange that takes place. "He could be it," one of us will say. "He could," the other will reply. Like a pitcher throwing a perfect game, it’s never spoken aloud. He’s only one album in. It would be foolish to …

The not-so-secret weapon to business success

All of us want to be successful. Throughout my travels, I've never met someone that didn't want to achieve some form of success. Many of us have different versions of what success looks like. Some want to earn a certain income; others want to own a certain house, while others want a balanced …

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