The panel appointed by Congress to investigate the causes and consequences of the financial crisis has found that there plenty of blame to go around, The New York Times’s Sewell Chan reports. “Some of its some of its most grave conclusions concern government failings, with embarrassing implications for both political parties,” The Times says. The full report is expected to be released as a 576-page book on Thursday. It was based on 19 days of hearings and interviews with more than 700 witnesses. Transcripts and other raw material will also be released online.
A new 20-year analysis of over 14,000 psychology studies finds that a study’s media coverage is negatively linked to its replicability.
Apart from the energy needed to flip the switch, no other energy is needed to transmit the information.
While cities drive national economic growth, their political geography means they cannot effectively deal with inequality, poverty, and other socioeconomic problems.
Research suggests that emotional intelligence is more vital for success than IQ.
Computers are growing more powerful and more capable, but everything has limits