Also in this week's round-up of top stories: fighting cybercrime and the 11 EU countries that have already met their renewable energy targets.
Tech and business may slowly be embracing their social responsibilities – but they have to partner up if they are to fulfil their real potential.
Take a look at 5 of Albert Einstein's favourite books, from Ernst Mach to Johann von Goethe.
Neuroscience has a lot to offer when it comes to business and rethinking leadership.
The latest research reveals the dramatic effect reading has on a child's vocabulary and cognitive development.
There's no better source of advice for young women looking to get into science than those who have already done it.
Scientists have discovered that the human brain can absorb information whilst asleep - and remember it when they wake up.
An Italian bookseller is hoping his initiative to encourage plastic recycling will raise environmental awareness while fostering a love of reading at the same time.
Highly respected teachers, free school meals for all children and a learn through play model - just some of ways education in Finland excels.
Sustainable Development Goal 4 commits the world to achieving a quality education for all - so how can we make this a reality?
By no means the definitive list, these forward-thinking works of fiction are often genuinely hilarious and thought-provoking.
Blackstone's Byron Wien recently gave a speech passing on the lessons he's learned in his eight decades on planet Earth.
In his latest research, Wharton marketing professor John McCoy proposes a new solution for crowdsourcing that can help create better, more accurate results: Instead of going with the most...
Getting up to speed with big data, roping in philosopher students into tech research, and lifelong learning were among the subjects under discussion at Davos' university symposium.
The invention of the computerized word processor changed the lives of office workers the world over, and led to unintended consequences.