We've gone through our existing "best-of" lists and others to determine which business histories and management and investing guides have been most critically acclaimed. We stayed away from academic books
Researchers compared the effectiveness of three different types lucid dream induction techniques Inception, the 2010 film starring Leonardo DiCaprio, was all about lucid dreaming—a form of dreaming where
Slow-cook the ultimate, protein-packed snack right in your kitchen Jerky might be the world’s greatest portable protein. But you don’t have to swerve into a convenience store every time you need a fix.
How one of Google’s original engineers became a self-help guru, and why thousands are on waiting lists for his course. In 2006, Google engineer Chade-Meng Tan decided he no longer wanted to feel like cog
• Author: Curt Stager What do atoms have to do with your life? In Your Atomic Self, scientist Curt Stager reveals how they connect you to some of the most amazing things in the universe. You will follow
• Author: Peter H. Diamandis Providing abundance is humanity’s grandest challenge—this is a book about how we rise to meet it. We will soon be able to meet and exceed the basic needs of every man, woman
Whether it’s designing a supersonic vehicle, helping the blind to see or creating space history, what can we learn from the great minds behind these feats? Our series The Genius Behind has taken you inside
It is New Year’s Day and I should be looking forward but I’ve been busy – and delayed by the flu – so I’m not yet done looking back. Listed below with potted reviews are the 23 books I read in 2014. This
Today, I share a list of what I consider to be the best popular physical sciences books of the year, hoping that you’ll find lots of interesting and unusual ideas for all the maths-astro-physics-chemistry
It's easy for busy ambitious people to get lost in the day, week and even the month. Heck, I know people who are so driven they blink and a whole year is gone. I have no issue with being driven and productive.
• Author: William Deresiewicz A groundbreaking manifesto about what our nation’s top schools should be—but aren’t—providing: “The ex-Yale professor effectively skewers elite colleges, their brainy but
Yoshihiro Kawaoka caused a global uproar by re-creating history's deadliest flu virus. That might sound crazy. But when a real influenza pandemic strikes, you're going to want him on your side. BREAKTHROUGH
If a former U.S. President, the founder of Apple, and the chairman of the Virgin Group could make time work for them, so can you. Who could have been busier than the chairman of Virgin, the President the