A supernova signals a star's death throes. Having exhausted its fuel for nuclear fusion, the star collapses, producing a gigantic explosion of matter and energy that can be seen from 10 billion light-years
Consider this your daily reminder that the solar system is even more awesomely bonkers than you realized: On Uranus and Neptune, scientists forecast rain storms of solid diamonds. The gems form in the
If you're in a people business of any sort (then again, who isn't?), it should be your highest priority to connect with the human side of your customers, vendors, peers, co-workers, and other stakeholders.
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My father was a union electrician who brought in a nice, but not exceptional, living. My mom was a stay at-home mom turned jobbie-entrepreneur (as I talked about here). But, money was always tight. When
Light weights aren’t just for lightweights Don’t underestimate a 10-pound dumbbell. They can challenge your body in an entirely new way, especially if you’re used to lifting heavy. Lighter weights target
Only one technology firm made it into the top 10 — but it wans't Apple. Retail, media, and financial companies dominated the list. Brand Finance evaluated companies by their familiarity, loyalty, promotion,
#OpIsis, born in the aftermath of the Charlie Hebdo murders, stepped up following Paris attacks The online collective Anonymous “is at war” with the Islamic State following the attacks in Paris, in a of
Forget body language or eye movements. There are much better ways to identify the deceitful. This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.
U.S. news If a president is going to risk angering Ohio, it probably makes sense to hold off until after Election Day. That may be one reason President Obama waited until now to rename America's tallest
Do you worry that your workaholic ways are killing you? A new study says you may be right. In an analysis of more than half a million men and women from around the world, those who put in long hours at
New Zealander David Hyde pitched up in Geneva when he landed prestigious internship and found he could not afford the city’s expensive rents An unpaid intern at the United Nations in Geneva has resigned
People who wear and design prosthetics are rethinking the form of our species. When Elizabeth Wright smacks her right leg on a table, she says “ow.” That’s only interesting if you know one more thing:
LAPRAK, Nepal — It was a quiet Saturday in Laprak. With the village’s only school closed, some kids were playing on yellow terraced wheat fields. As afternoon neared, clouds hovered over the hills, halfway
Magazine As the once-vilified drug becomes more accepted, researchers around the world are trying to understand how it works and how it might fight disease. There’s nothing new about cannabis, of course.
The source of our happiness is closer than ever to being located, measured and commodified. Alex Renton meets the ‘psychoeconomists’ and asks, have they created a monster? The happiest man in the world