Research

Nobel Prize in Chemistry Awarded to Scientists for Their DNA Repair Research
Nobel prize

Nobel Prize in Chemistry Awarded to Scientists for Their DNA Repair Research

The researchers' finding could provide ammunition in the war against cancer.
Gen Zers Are Revolutionizing Our Marketing Landscape. Here's How They Want to Be Reached.
Generation Z

Gen Zers Are Revolutionizing Our Marketing Landscape. Here's How They Want to Be Reached.

In coming years, consumers aged 12 to 24 will contribute $44 billion to the economy annually.
Geoff Weiss
New Dinosaur Species Discovered in Alaska
Science

New Dinosaur Species Discovered in Alaska

The duck-billed herbivore lived about 69 million years ago.
Nina Zipkin
5 Skills That Are the Foundation of Entrepreneurial Success
Business Skills

5 Skills That Are the Foundation of Entrepreneurial Success

Some things you have to learn early or you won't make it.
Anna Johansson
Study: We Know We're Total Jerks With Our Phones and We Don't Care
Smartphones

Study: We Know We're Total Jerks With Our Phones and We Don't Care

Put down the phone, Rudy rude. New findings confirm what we already know: Cell phone etiquette in America is appalling.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Why Your Neuroticism May Be the Key to Your Creativity
Creativity

Why Your Neuroticism May Be the Key to Your Creativity

A researcher makes the case that for many of us, neuroticism and creativity are two sides of the same coin.
Laura Entis
Researchers Find Uber Use Leads to a Decrease in DUI Deaths
Uber

Researchers Find Uber Use Leads to a Decrease in DUI Deaths

A study of drunk-driving deaths shows Uber has a positive effect, provided the price is right.
Ray Hennessey
The Simple Way to Vet a Potential Business Partner
Partnerships

The Simple Way to Vet a Potential Business Partner

It's amazing that people seem to spend more time reading reviews of a restaurant they're considering going to for lunch than looking into the companies and people they're considering working with.
Stephen Key
Is Student Debt the Reason Millennials Aren't Starting Companies?
Ready To Launch

Is Student Debt the Reason Millennials Aren't Starting Companies?

It's easy to blame mounting debt loads for a slowdown in entrepreneurship. But data show otherwise.
Scott Shane
How to Use Social Media to Ethically 'Stalk' Competitors and Job Candidates
Social Media

How to Use Social Media to Ethically 'Stalk' Competitors and Job Candidates

People naturally want to put their best foot forward but, sometimes, you really need to know what that other foot is all about.
John Rampton
Low-Cost Patent Search Options for Inventors on a Budget
Patents

Low-Cost Patent Search Options for Inventors on a Budget

Inventors routinely believe they were the first to think of their great idea. They are not routinely correct.
Kedma Ough
Russian Entrepreneur Pledges $100 Million in Search for Extraterrestrial Life
Science

Russian Entrepreneur Pledges $100 Million in Search for Extraterrestrial Life

The initiative is backed by Stephen Hawking and is the largest search for intelligent life to date.
Nina Zipkin
Forget Multitasking. Real Productivity Comes From Singletasking.
Multitasking

Forget Multitasking. Real Productivity Comes From Singletasking.

With so much to distract us, getting one thing done at a time is the key to success.
Lisa Evans
New Study Finds Rats May Plan for the Future While Dreaming
Science

New Study Finds Rats May Plan for the Future While Dreaming

Researchers from University College London found that when rats dream, their brain activity suggests that they are trying to work out different ways to get to the things they want, like food.
Nina Zipkin