The US right will launch pre-emptive attacks on the pope’s stance on climate change Leading figures on the American right are launching a series of pre-emptive attacks on the pope before this week’s encyclical,
Tarun Wadhwa is an aspiring entrepreneur and the son of serial entrepreneur Vivek Wadhwa. My dream was always to become a lawyer. I used to believe that law was the most direct way to impact the world
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Novelist David Foster Wallace gave a speech called "This Is Water" to the 2005 graduating class at Kenyon College. The speech, which has become legendary, discusses how meaningless daily routines take
The business model canvas — as opposed to the traditional, intricate business plan — helps organizations conduct structured, tangible, and strategic conversations around new businesses or existing ones.
Japan's electronic giants once ruled the world. Sony, Panasonic, Sharp were household names. Now those same companies are in deep trouble, losing billions of dollars a year. How have the mighty Japanese
What’s it like to be the most isolated human in all eternity? Our space correspondent meets Al Worden, command module pilot of Apollo 15, who holds that dubious honour. Seven men in the history of humanity
In the absence of solid evidence, statistics can help you decide for yourself. Shakespeare was a grain hoarder and a flagrant tax evader, according to a new study that explores the Bard of Avon's financials.
Each week a global thinker from the worlds of philosophy, science, psychology or the arts is given a minute to put forward a radical, inspiring or controversial idea – no matter how improbable – that believe