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On Mount Everest, the world's highest lab is uncovering the secrets of extreme fitness

On May 23, 2007, Professor Mike Grocott and his team of climbers – eight medical researchers, two cameramen shooting a documentary and 15 Sherpas …

In The Garden Of Restaurante La Selva (Jungle Restaurant)

Humans to blame for global warming, massive federal government report says

Climate change is real, it's here and we're the cause of it, according to the USA's most comprehensive climate science report ever produced.<p>With the planet the warmest it's been in the history of modern civilization, the federal government said Friday that "it's extremely likely that human …

Sitting or Standing? Both Have Consequences for Workers

Credit: Delpixel/Shutterstock<p>We have long heard of the health perils for employees who sit at a desk all day. Now it appears standing isn't much …

Today's #Dailychart is our interactive business-confidence graphic. This global business barometer is a survey conducted by the Economist Intelligence Unit in order to gauge trends in business confidence. It allows you to track business sentiment over time. You can look at the results by region or industry. View and interact via http://econ.st/1v1KTHi