This year, Chinese New Year falls on February 8, kicking off a 15-day festival in which Chinese communities around the world will celebrate the beginning of the Year of the Fire Monkey. Every year in the Chinese Zodiac, one of five elements (wood, fire, earth, or metal) is attached to the animal sign. Show More Summary
Timbaland breaks down the world of pop cultural business success like no one else in this interview with Ebro and Rosenberg from Hot97. We don’t pretend to know a thing about the music, or the beats, or the scene, but the wisdom he conveys on what hits are, how they come about, and how to play the […]
World number one Lydia Ko shrugged off a late rules scare to earn a share of the third-round lead with Jang Ha-na at the Coates Golf Championship in central Florida on Friday.
Superman is one of the most popular superheroes out there. When it comes to power, there isn’t much he can’t do. X-Ray vision, check. Flying, of course. Super strength? You know it. Really, The Man of Steel can do it all. But how would...Show More Summary
Internationally, many countries are taking the advice of the green community doing their best to implement more clean energy technology for their power needs. One country on the forefront of such a transition is China. Unfortunately, China’s progressive direction with green technology is a product of their circumstances. Show More Summary
II. The People you meet along the way Pediatric Cancer The king rides down the hallway on his big wheel screeching into the room carrying the "contraband." Caitlin explodes into laughter. "Caitie I got it- the pepperoni." Never before had she had anything like it. Show More Summary
Although we typically wouldn’t dedicate an entire post to a small app update — especially when it involves go90, Verizon’s recent foray into the world of video streaming services — this one was a bit of a curve ball. Along with improving the quality and performance of video streams in their new update (version 1.4),...
We’ve become used to the rapid adoption curves of the new economy. Certainly in the software world. If 1 million people can download an app for free in a day, there’s no reason 300 million people can’t download the same one in a week. Show More Summary
When her work isn’t being shown in the Saatchi Gallery within the Louvre or in an advertisement for Adobe, Flóra Borsi is behind the camera or computer, capturing and compositing fine art images to share with the world. In one of her more recent series, Animeyed, the Hungarian photographer brought together animals and self portraits [...]Show More Summary
Every week, we bring you one overlooked aspect of stories that made news in recent days. Did you notice the media forgot all about another story's basic facts? Tweet @TheWorldPost or let us know on our Facebook page. As countries pledged...Show More Summary
One of the hottest topics in the bioethics world involves the use of cognitive enhancers—also known as “smart drugs”, “brain boosters”, and “nootropics”—to achieve elevated mental and physical performance. Some of the most intense enhancers are prescription pharmaceuticals, like Adderall and...
It’s one thing to leave the comforts of a good career to chase your dreams in a startup, it’s entirely another to do so in the brutally difficult world of hardware. It’s also different from approaching that work as a non-technical founder. Show More Summary
Horror doesn't always announce its arrival; it can overtake us gradually. Few occupants of Germany in the years after World War I, for example, could have predicted the Holocaust, although in retrospect the signs look so clear. In Janet Schlapkohl's play "My Sister," at the Odyssey Theatre, two...
Phyll Opoku-Gyimah (Credit: Diva Magazine via Twitter) As Australia begins to make moves towards an attempt legalize same-sex marriage, it appears to stand alone as one of the last English-speaking majority nations in the World to be dragging its heels on extending marriage rights to its LGBT citizens. Show More Summary
Cooper Davis is a husband and father at age 21. And he has one of the most dangerous jobs in the world.
Cisco, taking a big step forward in its quest to develop an efficient ecosystem for the Internet of Things (IoT),recently announced the acquisition of Jasper, one of the largest IoT platform providers in the world. The acquisition, valued at $1.4 billion, is expected to provide Cisco a much-needed push in [...]
Now that we are a couple of months into 2016, it’s probably time for HTC to release a new flagship phone. In the past, they have targeted Mobile World Congress (MWC) as a launching point for their One M series, though rumors up to this...Show More Summary
“One can imagine a near-future museum with every important artwork in the world – the entire contents of E H Gombrich’s 1950 classic The Story of Art – made manifest in a single super-didactic replica collection. This is not necessarily a bad thing, as long as no one feels fooled. A copy is just a […]
Pittsburgh Panthers running back James Conner was one of the shining stars in college football when he won the 2014 ACC Player of the Year, but his world drastically changed in 2015 when he announced he was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma. Show More Summary
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