With 2015 right around the corner, we may actually see hoverboards and self-lacing shoes on the market before long
Companies fear, and GMO opponents hope, that labels on food will scare consumers away. But more and more research indicates that isn't what happens.
"Be patient with the belligerence of the simple-minded. It is not easy to understand that one doesn’t understand."
-Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach, 19th century Austrian novelist
An addictive product should at least provide value to the consumer and improve their lives. E-mail is a good example. Candy Crush -- not so much.
Seasonal affective disorder (or, fittingly enough, SAD) is caused by the body's reaction to the changing times of sunrise and sunset. It's why some people get depressed in the winter. Luckily, treating it isn't hard.
The four major American sports leagues like to boast that women make up about 40-45% of their fanbases. Yet when it comes to participating in sports conversation on Twitter, women form a minuscule percentage of followers.
Many folks try to fix a dwindling credit score by signing up for a credit card in order to demonstrate financial responsibility. If you want to avoid the risks associated with plastic, there's always the alternatives.
Two years from now, Americans will be two months away from inaugurating a new president. Who will it be? A bunch of Republican and Democratic names (no, Hillary’s isn’t the only one) are being bandied about as potential candidates. But the identity of the contenders may not matter a whit if ...
The wage gap between women has reduced in Britain, but Minister Nicky Morgan wants to see more changes. She may very well see change coming with the minds of the next generation.
"Research can be undertaken in any kind of environment, as long as you have the interest. I believe that true education means fostering the ability to be interested in something."
Coffee and chocolate are at risk because of the climate shift. By as early as 2050, you may look back on Starbuck's coffee prices and think they were a deal.
The next step in Comcast's uphill battle toward regaining customer trust is to make visits from technicians a less stressful experience.
We should know that we can't know it all. Yet the results of using the opposite idea, of "unbounded rationality,” are widely influential (usually farcically mixed with asymmetrically applied “unintended consequences”). Here's why neither sports nor markets need "less regulation":
Life-altering decisions aren't just for people about to hit 40, according to a recent study people approaching 30 tend to make some big changes as well. What brings on this intense swing in character? Realizing your own mortality.