Christopher Seal

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China claims a major breakthrough in making space babies

Before we colonize Mars, we'd better figure out how to procreate in space.<p>Over the next couple of decades, NASA wants to extend the human presence …

Great Leaders Embrace Office Politics

A rising young executive found herself strategically ousted in an internal power play. Jill had all the chops to rise to the corner office: consistent top 10% performer, hardworking, intelligent, personable, driven, multilingual, an MBA from a top-tier school. Handwritten thank-you notes from the …

Leadership

Office Exposé

Rami Niemi<p>During 2013 and 2014 I was always thrilled when my in-box pinged with an e-mail from my friend Dan Lyons. A former colleague and a longtime technology journalist, he had left the magazine business to join HubSpot, a Boston-area marketing software company, but the job was instantly and …

Anna Wintour

Therapy wars: the revenge of Freud | Oliver Burkeman

Cheap and effective, CBT became the dominant form of therapy, consigning Freud to psychology’s dingy basement. But new studies have cast doubt on its supremacy – and shown dramatic results for psychoanalysis. Is it time to get back on the couch?<p>Dr David Pollens is a psychoanalyst who sees his …

Psychology

The Solar Sunflower: Harnessing the power of 5,000 suns

The Sunflower has a massive total efficiency of around 80%, thanks to very clever tech.<p>High on a hill was a lonely sunflower. Not a normal sunflower, …

The Coddling of the American Mind

In the name of emotional well-being, college students are increasingly demanding protection from words and ideas they don’t like. Here’s why that’s disastrous for education—and mental health.<p><b>S</b>omething strange is happening at America’s colleges and universities. A movement is arising, undirected and …

Market timer Tom McClellan sees stocks set up for ‘ugly decline’

Tom McClellan loves doing what financial advisers tell you not to do. He tries to time the financial markets — to the exact day, if his charts align …

Stock Markets

An App That Helps You Save Money Without Thinking About It

The modern financial world is no place for human brains, but software can fix that.<p>There are all sorts of explanations for why young adults don’t save as much money as they could or should. They graduated into a bad economy and don’t earn enough. They’re entitled Millennials who rely on their …

Personal Finance

50 Cent is the Lehman Brothers of hip-hop

Lehman Brothers and 50 Cent have something else in common, too: There were questions about whether they were really broke even though they both filed for bankruptcy.<p>The rapper's bankruptcy filing came at an interesting time. In the last 12 months, 50 Cent lost a pair of lawsuits that could cost him …

50 Cent

Report: Hulu Considers Offering A Pricier, Ad-Free Tier

Hulu is considering an ad-free version of its streaming service, according to a new report from The Wall St. Journal on Thursday. The service could launch as early as this fall, and would be priced around $12 to $14 per month – higher than Hulu’s ad-supported service today, which is $7.99 per …

The Elder Scrolls Online review: other people

ESO is missing the spark that got us lost in Skyrim and Morrowind<p><i>Editor's Note: With The Elder Scrolls Online, Bethesda Softworks and developer Zenimax Online Studios aren't aiming at MMO fans alone. Instead, ESO is being heralded as a full Elder Scrolls experience. This isn't surprising in the</i> …

AMD's New Air-Cooled Radeon Fury Is The Real Hero Of The Fiji Lineup

AMD spent considerable time, energy, and resources hyping their liquid-cooled Radeon Fury X, their next-generation graphics card that ushered in a brand new GPU architecture and high-bandwidth memory (HBM). In my review here at Forbes I praised its design language, premium appeal, and improved …

Computer Hardware