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10 books Richard Branson thinks everyone should read

Over the years he has offered up dozens of titles that have kept his attention and helped him grow as a businessman.<p>We can't guarantee you'll follow in the entrepreneur's footsteps, but the books could certainly set you in the right direction.

Richard Branson

Trump’s hypocritical immigration ban punishes Muslims from countries America has destroyed

Every American Muslim I know is many kinds of frustrated up right now. We are anxious, uncertain, even terrified. We wake up every morning with a sense of disbelief—can this really be happening? We go to bed every night filled with dread—how bad is this going to get? If there’s any upside to this …

Religion

How Tech Startup Founders Are Hacking Immigration

Standing under fluorescent lights at a San Francisco hospital, employees of Medisas Inc. were celebrating the debut of their medical records …

Immigration

Behind The Founding Foodie, A French-Trained Chef Bound By Slavery

Thomas Jefferson is known as a founding father and a founding foodie. Less well-known is the remarkable man who once fed his refined palate: James Hemings.<p>In the 18th century, Hemings was one of America's most accomplished chefs. He was also Jefferson's slave.<p>"It was a close relationship, a …

Black History

Timeline: How India cracked down on Greenpeace

The Indian government has cancelled Greenpeace India Society’s registration under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA), which would stop the non-government organisation (NGO) from receiving any funds from abroad.<p>For months now, the Narendra Modi government has been coming down hard on …

India

Here's something you don't see every day: a long jagged crack appearing to split the ocean in two. That's what it looks like - but in fact, it's an icy lake in one of the remotest places on earth. Alexey Trofimov, a professional

Here's something you don't see every day: a long jagged crack appearing to split the ocean in two.<p>That's what it looks like - but in fact, it's an …

Siberia

A child contracted the plague–yes, the plague–after a trip to Yosemite

After Colorado’s Pueblo City-County health officials said an adult died as a result of the bacterial disease known as “the plague” on Wednesday (Aug. 5), California authorities are investigating a case of a child who contracted it during a camping trip to Yosemite National Park.<p>Plague, now quite …

Environmental Health

20 gorgeous natural wonders around the world

Places that receive the iconic UNESCO seal are chosen based on their cultural significance, their standing as a natural wonder, or both.<p>From the Rock Sites of Cappadocia, Turkey, made entirely from volcanic erosions, to Africa's Namib Sand Sea, the world's only coastal desert, here are 20 …

National Parks