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The Knights Templar were not only skilled fighters, but also clever bankers who played a crucial role in the development of Europe’s financial systems.
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The Seychelles magpie-robin is up for sale – yes, for sale – as a digital nature collectible.
Most schools use a semester system, but a new study suggests that they should switch to quarters.
UAE is the world's most expensive country to start a business, but it's free in Rwanda.
A cartogram makes it easy to compare regional and national GDPs at a glance.
Science journals may be lowering their standards to publish studies with eye-grabbing — but probably incorrect — results.
As bad as this sounds, a new essay suggests that we live in a surprisingly egalitarian age.
A new study explores how investors' behavior is affected by participating in online communities, like Reddit's WallStreetBets.
A new study suggests that private prisons hold prisoners for a longer period of time, wasting the cost savings that private prisons are supposed to provide over public ones.
The world's 10 most affected countries are spending up to 59% of their GDP on the effects of violence.
The neoliberal call for more 'choice', seems hard to resist.
What's to blame for the recent uptick in containership accidents?
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The British economic anthropologist Jason Hickel proposes "degrowth" in the face of recession.
Most people seem to enjoy liberalism and its spin offs, but what is it exactly? Where did the idea come from?
The more you donate, the greater your chances.
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Inequality in wealth, gender, and race grew to unprecedented levels across the world, according to OxFam report.
The biggest risk comes from doing nothing at all.