This story originally appeared on Business Insider Tired of wasting your time watching cat videos or scrolling through your Facebook newsfeed? Want to be more productive next time you go online? Here's
Richard Branson left school at the age of 16 and set up Student Magazine with one of his friends. He went on to start Virgin Records in the 1970s and is the founder of the Virgin Group. In the 1980s he
Could your job be better performed by a robot? Maybe, if you work in telemarketing, tax preparation, or modeling, according to a 2013 report from Oxford University. Carl Benedikt Frey and Michael A. Osborne
Greek life can teach young men the value of diplomacy—and of friendship. I’m not here to defend fraternities. I’ve found that people have largely made up their minds about the Greek system by the time
New research shows that the best humor is both a little bit wrong and a little bit right. Is there something about comedians that makes them better at subversion? Immediately after 9/11, comedy ground
Say the word leader and most people immediately think of those with business cards that says “manager,” “director,” or other such lofty title. That is, the people who hold positions of stature within company’s
And you thought your planet was strange Last month, the American Astronomical Society's 223rd meeting featured the announcement of a few breakthroughs: Using the Kepler space observatory, researchers discovered
A course at Northwestern University teaches students about what makes a healthy relationship. Research shows that practically every dimension of life happiness is influenced by the quality of one’s marriage,
White supremacist serial killer Joseph Paul Franklin was put to death Wednesday following a federal appeals court ruling that overturned two stays granted Tuesday evening by district court judges in Missouri.
This week's feel-good story of the homeless man in Boston who found a backpack containing $42,000 in cash and travelers checks and then turned it into authorities is developing into an even better tale.