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Millennials have big faith in big business. Surprised?

Millennials are lazy, cynical, entitled, and distrusting of institutions, including large corporations, right? Maybe not.<p>There are plenty of widely …

Climate Change Is an Opportunity to Dramatically Reinvent the Economy

An interview with author and activist Naomi Klein<p>For more than a decade, Naomi Klein has been calling attention to the invisible, abstract concerns that hide in the shadows of global trade: the exploitation of far-off workers, the environmental destruction, the corruption that contorts political …

Around The World In 8 Hospital Meals

A hospital is probably the last place a foodie traveling abroad wants to grab a bite.<p>After all, hospital food here in the U.S. conjures a stereotype of mystery meat and a starchy, bland side. But around the globe, there's a lot of variety. A scan of hospital food pictures on Flickr and various …

Real Madrid's $148 Million Summer Is Falling Apart

Two months later the club began rebuilding the squad that made it the best in Europe. In came James Rodriguez, Toni Kroos, and Keylor Navas for a combined price of ~$148 million. Out went Angel Di Maria, Xabi Alonso, Nuri Sahin, and Alvaro Morata.<p>Those moves left Real full of attacking star power …

How Environment Can Boost Creativity

Dim lighting and ambient noise may lead to more out-of-the-box ideas.<p>It took F. Scott Fitzgerald nearly a decade to finish <i>Tender is the Night</i>, his semi-autobiographical novel about the physical, financial, and moral decline of a man with nearly limitless potential. While working on the novel, …

How To Get Children To Behave Without Hitting Them

There's plenty of evidence that spanking, paddling or hitting children doesn't improve their behavior in the long run and actually makes it worse.<p>But the science never trumps emotion, according to Alan Kazdin, head of the Yale Parenting Center and author of <i>The Everyday Parenting Toolkit</i>.<p>After NFL …

The Big Question

What is the greatest scam of all time?<p>Ponzi. Madoff. The shysters who sold the <i>Mona Lisa</i> and the Brooklyn Bridge. All bow to this: 1626. A letter from New York. <b>“</b><b>Purchased the Island Manhattes</b> from the Indians for the value of 60 guilders,” wrote a Dutch merchant, referring to the 22,000 acres now …

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Violence in Glasgow as loyalists attack pro-independence supporters

Six people were arrested amid angry scenes in Glasgow on Friday night as a group of young pro-union supporters clashed with pro-independence supporters who had been gathering in George Square throughout the day.<p>Police acted to separate a small group of pro-independence supporters from a group of …

The more people fly, the more they prefer the aisle seat

US airlines are filling empty seats in record numbers. In 2013, they filled 83.1% of their passenger capacity according to the US Department of Transportation Statistics. In June, domestic routes were 87.4% full a monthly record. The increased load not only means fewer empty middle seats but also …

A Quarter of Americans Want to Secede From the U.S.

The Scottish referendum on secession from the United Kingdom may have failed to pass, but it succeeded in stirring secessionist sentiment in that …