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The most prestigious universities in the world? The latest rankings are out

British and American institutions once again dominate the list of the world’s most prestigious universities, according to this release from <i>Times</i> …

Afghanistan: Family and in-laws of 14-year-old burnt alive blame each other

Zahra was four-months pregnant when she was set on fire.<p>The family and in-laws of the Afghan minor, who died on Saturday (16 July), have started …

Utility-Scale Solar Power

Utility-scale solar has been generating reliable, clean energy with a stable fuel price for more than two decades. Solar power plants can be …

Renewable Energy

Archetype - Examples and Definition of Archetype

Archetype Definition<p>In literature, an archetype is a typical character, an action, or a situation that seems to represent universal patterns of human …

Literature

Sustainable development goals - United Nations

On September 25th 2015, countries adopted a set of goals to <b>end poverty</b>, <b>protect the planet</b> and <b>ensure prosperity for all</b> as part of a new sustainable …

Sustainable Development Goals

Comment on Capitalism or Socialism? There’s an Even Better Option by Don-Flyboy

The “pure Textbook Definition” of “Capitalism being the situation where the means of production is privately owned”….is not the point. What we have …

Al Gore

AP Mobile

Bringing you breaking news from the Associated Press and hundreds of trusted local sources, AP Mobile is your trusted source for real-time news …

Panama Papers: Mossack Fonseca leak reveals elite's tax havens

<b>A huge leak of confidential documents has revealed how the rich and powerful use tax havens to hide their wealth.</b><p>Eleven million documents were leaked from one of the world's most secretive companies, Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca.<p>They show how Mossack Fonseca has helped clients launder money, …

Corruption

Jimmy Fallon Totally Looks Like Buster Keaton

Jimmy Fallon

Wealthier countries have more leisure time – with one big exception

The American work ethic can basically be boiled down to one well-worn phrase: "Work hard, play hard." But new research from a pair of Stanford …

Economics

How the 9-to-5 Came to Be and Why It No Longer Makes Sense (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Newsflash, boss: The days of the traditional 8-hour work day are numbered. It’s as outdated as the 8-track.<p>Today, thanks to the blood, sweat and tears of worker’s rights crusaders the world over -- and a little something called the Fair …

Does a 6-Hour Workday Lead to Better Productivity? Sweden's About to Find Out.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The Swedish government is set to test out a new workday paradigm that may leave hyper-engaged entrepreneurs who work around the clock -- and still manage not to accomplish everything -- scratching their heads.<p>For one year, a group of …

4 reasons 4 billion people are still offline

The world took yet another small step towards becoming fully connected in 2015. An estimated 3.2 billion people are now online, up from 3 billion in …

World Economy

Family trees: Tracing the world's ancestor

<b>A question one Radio 4 listener asked about the bloodline between Jesus and King David raised a wider genealogical issue. How many generations does it take before someone alive today is a descendant of everyone on the planet?</b><p>Listeners to the More or Less programme on Radio 4 have been challenging …

Genealogy

Large gender gaps remain across broad spectrum of global labour market

GENEVA (ILO News) – Despite some modest gains in some regions in the world, millions of women are losing ground in their quest for equality in the …

Gender

A Harvard psychologist says people judge you based on 2 criteria when they first meet you

Harvard Business School professor Amy Cuddy has been studying first impressions alongside fellow psychologists Susan Fiske and Peter Glick for more than 15 years, and has discovered patterns in these interactions.<p>In her new book, "Presence," Cuddy says that people quickly answer two questions when …

Psychology

St. Valentine, the Real Story

Flowers, candy, red hearts and romance. That's what Valentine's day is all about, right? Well, maybe not.<p>The origin of this holiday for the …

Analytical Skills Definition, List, and Examples

Analytical Skills and Keywords for Resumes, Cover Letters, and Interviews<p>Share<br>• Flip<br>• Pin<br>• Share<br>• Email<p>Updated April 01, 2018<p>What are analytical skills, and …

Employment

The Top 10 Must-Have Web Designer Job Skills

The web design and development industry is a growing professional that is attractive for a number of reasons. With so many companies and …

Heart Disease: Treatment & Care

Heart Disease

Smoking and Heart Disease

Smoking

Learn the Symptoms of a Female Heart Attack

Heart Attacks

Slideshow: 20 Foods That Can Save Your Heart

Willpower: Why It's Not Just About Self-Control

Will Power

How Can I Prevent Heart Disease?

Heart Healthy Recipes - Cooking Light

Delicious recipes filled with good-for-the-heart fresh ingredients, healthy fats, and whole grains.

Food

Career Fields

You enjoy transforming raw information into critical reports used to understand intelligence issues within the United States and abroad. Your quick …

Surveillance