Five surprising objects that contain plastic – with toxic implications for the environment Last Tuesday, Waitrose announced plans to remove all disposable coffee cups from their stores by autumn of this
When you join an organization, you have a short window of time to adapt to its culture. It’s the old 90-day rule. And we know too many talented individuals who have stumbled in their new company because
Our critics choose the best novels ever written, from Tolkien to Proust 100 The Lord of the Rings by JRR Tolkien (1954-55) Hairy-toed hobbit Frodo leaves home to defend the world from dark forces by destroying
Today, there are, of course, several major cryptocurrencies that are widely traded, as well less many less-well-known (a.k.a. alt-) cryptos that have been around for a while but are traded on fewer exchanges.
Want inspirational quotes? Each year for the past several years, I've gathered the best inspiring quotes, one for each of the coming 365 days. Here's our latest installment: the top inspirational quotes
Any fan of "Sex and the City" knows Carrie Bradshaw lived a, shall we say, unrealistic lifestyle, especially for a woman who writes a single freelance newspaper column and lives in New York. She's got
(CNN) — The pictures are heartbreaking: Millions of honeybees lie dead after being sprayed with an insecticide targeting Zika-carrying mosquitoes. "On Saturday, it was total energy, millions of bees foraging,
Although Britain has given itself an almighty shock, the visionary outcome of this leave vote ought to start a grand debate across the continent A silly question was asked and a silly answer was given.
According to a survey from the Pew Research Center released in March, that is the prevailing mentality shared by most working Americans. While 65% of people agree that robots and computers will do much
(CNN) — Higher waves caused by a warming planet are chipping away at platforms that have supported some of the famous statues on Easter Island for more than 500 years, according to a United Nations report
By Simon Denyer Simon Denyer Tokyo bureau chief covering Japan, North Korea and South Korea. Email Bio Follow BEIJING — First there was the Berlin Wall. Now there is the Great Firewall of China, not a
Three North Koreans who worked at a restaurant in China have fled to a third country. Three North Koreans who worked at a restaurant in China have defected and fled to a third country, the South Korean