• QUOTES
    Marianne Williamson Loves Spreading Fake Quotes From Albert Einstein

    Democratic presidential candidate and self-help author Marianne Williamson is on the defensive. In her latest tweet she says that she’s “not a cult leader” and “not anti-science.” She even says that the idea she’s anti-science is laughable because she quotes Albert Einstein so much. The only problem? Many of the supposed Einstein quotes that Williamson […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    From grit to glory, the journey of women entrepreneurs

    The first person to ever win two Nobel Prizes, Marie Curie, the Polish scientist who discovered radioactivity, is a pioneer when it comes to women in technology. In 2009, New Scientistnamed Curie as the most inspirational woman in science. And looking back at the challenges she faced, this is no doubt a fitting accolade. In the […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    How Entrepreneurs From Developing Countries Can Succeed in Tech

    If you live in a small or developing country, it is easy to think that you will never be able to start a successful tech company. Two insurmountable barriers, you will convince yourself, are that these countries lack the skilled researchers to develop breakthrough tech products and the capital to get the products from concept […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    ‘Entrepreneurs are like the trunk of a tree’ – 45 quotes from Indian startup journeys

    If we don’t have a vision that’s big, and tackles a real problem with a unique solution, people will not care. – Kevin Nguyen, Uiza Just because something works doesn’t mean it cannot be improved. – Shuri Investors are always looking for great founders and startups no matter where they are from. – Alok Goyal, Stellaris Venture Partners India […]

  • LIFE
    Life on Earth may have arisen from ponds, not oceans: Study

    Life on Earth may have arisen in ponds, not oceans: Study Contrary to the popular belief, recent study by MIT has proved that primitive ponds may have provided a suitable environment for brewing up Earth’s first life forms, rather than large oceans. Researchers report that shallow bodies of water, on the order of 10 centimetres […]

  • SUCCESS
    From Farmers Markets to Big Business Success: How This Entrepreneur Built an Arts Empire

    When asked to imagine a company that’s achieved massive entrepreneurial success, most people envision Silicon Valley giants or tech-focused startups. But what about handmade tiles from Ann Arbor, Michigan? Entrepreneurial success isn’t just reserved for tech whizzes or business school standouts. Success also waits for passionate leaders dedicated to developing their craft. Nawal Motawi, the […]

  • From work to family – the experts’ guide to a low-stress life

     It’s important to set aside time together as a family Photograph: Sam Edwards/Getty Images/Hoxton How not to worry about… Relationships By Kate Thompson Do sweat the small stuff: Everyday stresses – who takes the rubbish out, who does the school run – can affect couples. These may seem trivial compared with more significant hurdles (moving house, […]