Ryan Avent at Medium comments on the productivity paradox and Paul Krugman follows up with a simple model to illustrate the economic arguments in Robot Geometry.
A battle for the icy continent is being waged under the guise of scientific research. It seems no one has the power to stop it.
Just about five years ago when I started as CEO at RWE and later Innogy, the annual photo-voltaic installations in Germany began climbing. For a number of years, we saw a growth of seven ...
Humankind must begin to rebuild the world's forests, says Justin Adams.
These 4 charts from Deutsche Bank show how political populism has taken root.
It's a medium-size market with a service-based economy and few natural resources. Can the United Kingdom hope to prosper in the isolation of an imagined past?
2016 was the year for extreme climate events.
A new study suggests conflicts during group work can have valuable side effects.
India and China, the world’s two most populous countries, have long had a competitive relationship, but in the digital space, one has a clear advantage.
Some of the world's most influential billionaires plan to launch a powerful digital platform to harness the avalanche of data sent from satellites each day.
After 75 years, Isaac Asimov’s 'Three Laws of Robotics' need updating, argues Mark Robert Anderson, Professor in Computing and Information Systems, Edge Hill University.
Also in our round-up of top articles from the past seven days: why the Fourth Industrial Revolution requires a new narrative for globalization and how Danes strike the best work-life bala...
Research suggests that quality of sleep is more important than quantity - and could compare to winning the lottery.
New research increasingly suggests that we may be taking completely the wrong path in understanding the human brain.
In our complex and interconnected world, we need leaders of imagination, understanding, and emotional intelligence—men and women who will move beyond polarizing debates and tackle the cha...