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Beyond Volkswagen: 8 companies that have behaved badly

Volkswagen's shocking admission that it rigged emissions tests in its vehicles is just the latest example of companies that have gotten into trouble. …

How can we fix unconscious racism?

Racist stereotypes, at their root, come from quite a fundamental learning mechanism. Humans are able to learn and adapt so quickly because they are excellent at making generalisations about the world based on very limited experience. Take dogs, for example - a toddler might reasonably conclude …

Psychology

7 Challenges Successful People Overcome

Where others see impenetrable barriers, successful people see challenges to embrace and obstacles to tackle.<p>It's truly fascinating how successful people approach problems. Where others see impenetrable barriers, they see challenges to embrace and obstacles to overcome.<p>Their confidence in the face …

Self-improvement

Photos of Abandoned Places Found in New York City

For the past few years, photographer Will Ellis has been locating, exploring, and documenting obscure abandoned places in New York City. His images …

MIT Student Develops A Facebook For Depression

Koko is an upcoming iPhone app that aims to help people fix the bugs in their thinking by crowdsourcing cognitive behavioral techniques.<p>Koko, an upcoming app based on an MIT experiment, is designed to build the world’s first social network for dealing with depression. If it takes off, it could …

Mental Health

Who wants to be CEO? Not millennial women.

We’ve all heard about the pay gap. Now, let’s talk about the aspiration gap.<p>In a recent study by talent management firm Saba and WorkplaceTrends.com, …

Living in: The world’s happiest places

The world’s top five happiest countries, all of which fall in northern Europe, have cities that delight residents with old town charm, cultural offerings and easy access to nature.<p>If, as Tolstoy wrote in Anna Karenina, happy families are all alike, what about happy countries?<p>The World Happiness …

europeantravel

Santa Teresa: Rural Peace in Uruguay - Photographs and text by Bea Fresno | LensCulture

Santa Teresa, my family’s farm in Uruguay. The nearest tiny village is 15 kilometers away, over mainly dirt road.<p>I will be here one week. No TV. No radio. No newspaper. No phone. No Internet.<p>A chicken passes by. A leaf falls down.<p>One week. No deadlines. The usual dilemma—will I please myself or …

The Last Men - Photographs and text by Camille M. | LensCulture

<i>Camille M. is one of the 50 best emerging photographers for 2015, as voted by the eight-member international jury for the LensCulture Emerging Talent Awards 2015. Here is her winning entry and her artist’s statement. View her profile to learn more about her and to see more of her great work.</i><p>These …

El Holocausto

El Holocausto fue la persecución y el asesinato sistemático, burocráticamente organizado y auspiciado por el Estado de seis millones de judíos por …

The Last Iceberg - Photographs by Camille Seaman | LensCulture

California-based photographer and 2011 TED Fellow, Camille Seaman, has been photographing in both Arctic regions, including in Svalbard, Greenland, Iceland and Antarctica, since 2003.<p>Seaman writes:<p>“Nick Cave once sang, ‘All things move toward their end.’ Icebergs give the impression of doing just …

How to get a city cycling

The vast majority of city street journeys take place in cars – despite all the many benefits of cycling. What would it take to really get urban citizens taking to two wheels? Katia Moskvitch investigates.<p>It all started with dead horses, during 1816 – the “year without a summer”. Temperatures had …

Engineering students extinguish fire with sound

Imagine if all you needed to put out fire was a subwoofer. It's an idea that has been toyed with, theoretically, over the years -- DARPA demonstrated an acoustic extinguisher in 2012, following prior experiments from other researchers. Now, for the first time, a handheld extinguisher exists that …

Engineering

The Steve Jobs You Didn’t Know: Kind, Patient, And Human

The untold story of Tim Cook’s friendship with Steve Jobs—and why Jobs wouldn’t let Cook try to save his life.<p>According to Apple CEO Tim Cook, he first learned about Steve’s need for a liver transplant in January 2009. By that time Steve wasn’t coming into the office at all, and Cook would visit …

Tim Cook

18 Things You Should Know About Sleep, According To A Sleep Doctor

"The brain craves routine for good sleep."<p>For more on this topic, feel free to browse the Reddit thread or check out Dr. Verma's blog PeerWell.

Archaeology

Diego Costa interview: 11 things we learnt

Chelsea striker has no regrets over his Liverpool 'stamp', is named after Maradona, turned his back on the beautiful game aged 15 and loves a prank<p><b>1. He is named Diego after Maradona</b><br>Diego Costa explained the origins of his name in his <b>interview with Jason Burt.</b> AsDennis Bergkamp was named after …

Man Utd transfer news: Contracts running out for 12 players within next 18 months

David de Gea, Robin van Persie and Phil Jones are among those whose current deals expire next summer<p>It is not just David de Gea and Robin van Persie who will be out of contract at <b>Manchester United</b> within the next 18 months. As things stand, Phil Jones, Chris Smalling, Jonny Evans, Ashley Young, …

The year in ideas: TED Talks of 2014

The Most Amazing Science And Technology Images Of The Year

We've rounded up 2014's most mind-blowing images for your viewing pleasure<p>Each week at <i>Popular Science</i>, the staff scours the web for the most amazing images from the realms of science and technology. We liked this year's weekly gallery images so much that we compiled our favorite visualizations, …

The Tsunami’s Wake

It was just after 10:30 a.m. when Noppasri Jailak received a panicked phone call from a neighbor about water surging through their street. The …

Natural Disasters

For Success at School, Personality May Beat Brains

When it comes to success in school, being smart isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Personality may have a lot more to do with academic success than …

Psychology

People Don't Buy Products, They Buy Better Versions of Themselves

There is the famous story about Steve Jobs when he invented the iPod and everyone in the news and the rest of the tech industry scratched their head …

Marketing

Champions League last 16: Who Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester City could face

Ahead of Monday's draw for the last 16 of the Champions League, Telegraph Sport explains who the three remaining English teams could be paired with<p><b>Arsenal</b><p>After finishing second in their qualifying group, Arsenal once again face the most daunting prospect of all the English clubs ahead of Monday's …