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Xi Jinping’s China is the greatest political experiment on Earth

Can Xi do it? This is the biggest political question in the world today. “Yes, Xi can,” some tell me in Beijing. “No, he can’t,” say others. The wise know that nobody knows.<p>There is a great debate going on in Washington about whether the US should change its China policy in response to Beijing’s …

China

Equality and polyamory: why early humans weren't The Flintstones

A study released last week presented evidence that prehistoric men and women lived in relative equality. But is the truth even further from the nuclear narrative?<p>Last week, scientists from University College London released a paper presenting evidence that men and women in early society lived in …

Anthropology

This DIY Watermelon Fanny Pack Is What You Need for Your Summer Vacay

Somehow, fanny packs have managed to snag a spot in the world of music festivals. Cooler, modern-day versions have made this comeback easy to work with… and, dare we say, totally fun. That’s why we made this adorably kitschy watermelon fanny pack just in time for your next festival getaway. …

Glastonbury Festival 2015 Sunday line-up

The full listings for all of the main stages at Glastonbury 2015<p>Glastonbury Festival 2015 runs from Wednesday 24 June to Monday 29 June.<p><b>Friday night headliners: Florence and the Machine</b><p><b>Saturday night headliner:</b> Kanye West<p><b>Sunday night headliners: The Who</b><p><b>PYRAMID STAGE</b><p><b>SUNDAY</b><p>The Who 21:45- 23:15<br>• Paul …

Different Solutions

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A 26-year-old MIT graduate is turning heads over his theory that income inequality is actually about housing (in 1 graph)

Wealthy tech founders and the automation of middle-class jobs are often blamed for increasing concentrations of wealth in fewer hands. But, a …

Visitors still trapped in MC Escher exhibitionNewsBiscuit | NewsBiscuit

Emergency services have been called to Tate Modern after a number of visitors were unable to escape from a retrospective of the artist MC Escher.<p>‘I …

The Racial Wealth Gap: Why A Typical White Household Has 16 Times The Wealth Of A Black One

<i>See the related story: “10 Proposals For Eliminating The Racial Wealth Gap.”</i><p>The United States is becoming much more racially and ethnically diverse. At the same time, it’s becoming more unequal in terms of wealth and income. These two trends are combining in an uncomfortable way: the wealth and …

Demographics

Mail Out Reminders About American Inequality With The “Postcards From Ferguson” Project

From TED to Ferguson, with love. Dispatches from the front lines of American inequality.<p>No recap of this year’s TED conference is complete without a mention of the Gift Cave, an unassuming room in the Vancouver Convention Center where hordes of attendees waited on long lines for a …

The First Auction for Algorithms Is Attracting $1,000 Bids

Back in 1986 Hal Abelson, a professor of computer science and electrical engineering at MIT, stood in front of room of students and welcomed them to …

Study shows humans are evolving faster than previously thought

Results of largest ever genetics study of a single population could also help refine dates for major events during human evolution<p>Humans are evolving more rapidly than previously thought, according to the largest ever genetics study of a single population.<p>Scientists reached the conclusion after …

Northern Europe

Linear Clock

Introduction: Linear Clock<p>First Prize in the<br>Epilog Challenge<p>View Contest<p>Round clocks are so 20th century! Here's something a bit more post modern and …

5 Magazines to Make History Come Alive

The word “history” is Greek for inquiry, which is knowledge acquired by investigation of the past. Scholars interpret this information and study how it relates to humans. Long, narrative accounts of events can get rather boring, but with Flipboard you can read about various perspectives you …

Ancient Civilization

General Relativity at 100: Einstein's Famous Theory Has Aged Well

Albert Einstein's theory of general relativity has held up pretty well after a century out in the world.<p>The famous theory, which Einstein published …