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100 Engineers Are Trying to Bring Elon Musk's Hyperloop Dream to Life
Elon Musk

100 Engineers Are Trying to Bring Elon Musk's Hyperloop Dream to Life

Thanks to an ambitious think-tank upstart, the bold billionaire's vision for a Jetson-esque 'fifth mode of transport' is inching closer to reality.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
The 5 Best Business Leaders of 2014
Leadership

The 5 Best Business Leaders of 2014

Dartmouth's Sydney Finkelstein offers his top five executives for the year. Who did he miss?
5 Iconic Entrepreneurs and Their Business Gambles That Paid Off
Taking risks

5 Iconic Entrepreneurs and Their Business Gambles That Paid Off

Success comes to those who work hard and aren't afraid to trust their luck.
Larry Alton
NASA Takes a Step Toward Mars With Test Launch
Space Travel

NASA Takes a Step Toward Mars With Test Launch

The Orion spacecraft launched this morning. Watch the take off and have a look at images of Earth taken from orbit.
Catherine Clifford
Stephen Hawking: Artificial Intelligence Could 'End the Human Race'
Artificial Intelligence

Stephen Hawking: Artificial Intelligence Could 'End the Human Race'

In a recent interview, the scientist said that if gone unchecked, AI could 'supersede' mankind.
Nina Zipkin
11 Ways Top Execs Like Marissa Mayer and Jeff Bezos Run Meetings Effectively
Business Meetings

11 Ways Top Execs Like Marissa Mayer and Jeff Bezos Run Meetings Effectively

Meetings fall apart thanks to sloppy agendas, un-articulated ground rules, and other structural mistakes. Here's how some of the world's top execs manage their meetings.
Drake Baer
Tesla in Talks With BMW Over Car Batteries
Collaborating

Tesla in Talks With BMW Over Car Batteries

The car makers discuss a collaboration over car batteries and other parts.
Here's Elon Musk's Plan to Deliver Internet Access to Billions
Elon Musk

Here's Elon Musk's Plan to Deliver Internet Access to Billions

It involves sending a network of 700 lightweight satellites into space.
Laura Entis
Elon Musk: 'People Don't Understand How Hard it Is to Manufacture Something'
Tesla

Elon Musk: 'People Don't Understand How Hard it Is to Manufacture Something'

In the wake of a debate about whether Tesla will be able to meet 2014 sales targets, Musk was clearly irritated.
Matthew DeBord
Accidents Happen and Space Is Hard
Free Markets

Accidents Happen and Space Is Hard

Ignore the criticism over the private sector's role in the Antares rocket failure.
Ray Hennessey
This Elon Musk-Backed Startup's Rocky Road to Solar 'Grand Slam'
Impact Investing

This Elon Musk-Backed Startup's Rocky Road to Solar 'Grand Slam'

After a shaky IPO, Solar City is said to be valued at nearly $6 billion today.
Jenny Griffin
When Innovation Means Playing God
Innovation

When Innovation Means Playing God

Innovation is creation, and that has consequences. We need to understand that.
Ray Hennessey
Elon Musk: Artificial Intelligence Is Humanity's 'Biggest Existential Threat'
Artificial Intelligence

Elon Musk: Artificial Intelligence Is Humanity's 'Biggest Existential Threat'

It's like 'summoning the demon,' the Tesla and SpaceX CEO recently warned.
Laura Entis
WATCH: A Tesla Model S Drives Itself
Innovation

WATCH: A Tesla Model S Drives Itself

A video demostration of Tesla's smart automated driving system.
Jason Fell