Big Think's chief economist discusses the fledgling Chinese shadow banking system that national leaders want to regularize.
Author and entrepreneur Jerry Kaplan offers an interesting crash course on computational ethics, the idea that robots and machines will require programming to make them cognizant of morals, decorum, manners, and...
Bill Nye is an engineer by trade, so you know his answer to this one is going to be good. Learn how the rudder of a Boeing 747 can potentially inspire an inventor to develop a better brand of prosthetics.
Words of wisdom from Sherman Alexie: "I don't know what any individual should do about crossing her own borders. I only know that I live a happier, more adventurous life, by crossing borders."
The ethics and realities of autonomous cars.
As far as health risks go, sleep disorders tend to fly beneath the radar. Researchers are trying to change that.
You have to understand your customer, says George Jones.
To succeed, a company must differentiate, says George Jones.
George Jones explains the synergies between online and offline retail.
Find people who are passionate about what you are selling, says George Jones.
George Jones says you can succeed in business without an MBA, yet he regrets not earning one.
Communication is the key, says George Jones.
George Jones says turning around a company in tough economic times has been a challenge and an opportunity.
George Jones says he's been able to assemble a terrific team at Borders.