When archaeologists last year found traces of winemaking on 8,000-year-old pottery shards in Georgia, the tiny former Soviet republic claimed the crown as the world’s oldest wine producer. It was an affirmation
In this noisy, complicated world, we're all seeking simplicity. A beach and a book. A turkey sandwich. An afternoon without a plan. Cool quiet and time to think. That ideal applies to communication, too.
It wasn’t so much that Kai-Fu Lee had trouble balancing work and life. It’s that work was his life. As an Apple employee in the early 1990s, he almost walked out of the delivery room when the impending
Amanda Spielman states that teachers “shouldn’t have to carry out parental duties” (“Schools can’t be substitute parents, warns Ofsted chief”, News). When I started teaching in London 50 years ago, thousands
Alpine A110 Price £46,905 0-62mph 4.5 seconds Top speed 155mph MPG 46 CO2 144g/km The long, winding drive that leads up to Gidleigh Park in the heart of Dartmoor is less a road and more an automotive course.
Segregation was total. For white people, it was a world of free healthcare, tennis in the afternoon, black-tie balls and grenadine cocktails in the evening. For the black population, it was a subsistence
On This American Airlines Flight, an Economy Class Passenger Cried After Another Passenger Did Something Truly Incredible
Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek. There's a certain cruelty in having to walk past First Class to get to your Economy Class seat.
You Probably Never Heard of this Genius Innovation Strategy at Google, But it Helps Drive Almost Everything the Company
Partnering with many of the world's top minds is what powers Google's innovation machine It's no secret that Google is one of the most innovative companies on the planet. Besides pioneering and then dominating
Reports from Michelle Obama’s book tour promoting her new memoir Becoming (Crown, 2018) have been a salve for the spirit in a tumultuous year. Like the book, her talks in front of massive crowds have to
When my primary school friend Mark turned up at my door that summer with the gift of a model Spanish bull, I was conflicted. I would have preferred a sombrero of course, but otherwise, I was in awe. He
Want to live to be 90? Here's your blueprint. With all the advances in medicine, nutrition, and science, in terms of life expectancy, where do you think the U.S. ranks compared to the rest of the world?
In December 1938, an elderly Aboriginal activist led a small delegation from his home in the inner-western Melbourne suburb of Footscray to the steps of the city’s German consulate to protest the attacks
If you are over 50 and reading this, you have probably done some end-of-life planning. No? Time to get to work. You made a will 15 years ago? Not good enough. If you haven’t done anything or haven’t reviewed