This is amazing. Look at just a portion of India and Bangladesh. The World Divided Into Seven Regions, Each with a Population of One Billion pic.twitter.com/39e5uYZ8oe— Amazing Maps (@amazinmaps) April 19, 2015 By 2050 Africa will have more than 2 pieces of 1 billion each and 4 pieces by 2100. Show More Summary
It goes without saying that WhatsApp is one of the most popular cross-platform messaging platforms in the world. Hundreds of millions of people use it every single day to send billions of messages. There have been many other contenders but no one has been able to eclipse WhatsApp’s sheer user stats. Show More Summary
Iron Man, Chris Pratt and Tom Cruise headline one of the biggest movie summers ever. Here's your guide to the films you need to watch at least twice
Stat-sheet stuffers like the Boston Celtics' Evan Turner are valuable commodities in the DraftKings world. They're able to post solid fantasy points without having a huge game scoring. That's why I like Turner on Sunday as one of the best and reasonably salaried options available. Show More Summary
Real innovation in the business world is still rare. As I’ve said before, everyone talks about innovation, but the majority of new business plans I see still reflect linear thinking – one more social network with more features, another smartphone app for marketing, or one more platform for faster e-commerce. Show More Summary
(Steven Hayward) Almost 10 years ago one of the major figures in the “mainstream” climate science world confided off the record to me that the biggest problem at his prestige graduate department of physics was convincing first-rate students...Show More Summary
The pendulum clock of Longitude hero John Harrison is tested and declared a masterpiece One of Guinness World Records’ more unusual awards was presented at the National Maritime Museum yesterday. After a 100-day trial, the timepiece known as Clock B – which had been sealed in a clear plastic box to...
4.85 / 5 Stars | 11 Reviews by Chef John "Creme caramel belongs on the short list for 'World's Greatest Dessert.' The way the almost-burnt caramel layer gets fused on, and becomes one with, the creamy custard is nothing short of magic." View Complete Recipe Details and Reviews
Disruptive technologies is one of the new business buzzwords of the past decade (actually here HBR has it in an article from 1995). To be perfectly honest, its not new anymore in the business world. I know this because it is now a buzzword in the Jewish nonprofit world. Show More Summary
NEW YORK — Oh right. Sidney Crosby is the best hockey player in the world. A year ago, Crosby was quietly hampered by a wrist injury, which was a contributing factor in being held to one goal in 13 postseason games in 2014. That includes...Show More Summary
``This brief article will explain why the world's banking system is unsound, and what differentiates a sound from an unsound bank. I suspect not one person in 1,000 actually understands the difference. As a result, the world's economy is now based upon unsound banks dealing in unsound currencies. Both have degenerated considerably from their origins.''
There are a lot of excellent Chinese restaurants in the world. This story is not about one of them. In fact, as police in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, discovered last week, this place was less of a restaurant than a little shop of horrors — and this horror show was all-too-real. Show More Summary
The Calgary Comic and Entertainment Expo is one of Canada's biggest gaming, film, television, gaming, comics and "geek culture" events, drawing celebrities, panelists, and events from all over the world. This year, it was also host to the Honey Badger Brigade, a group of started by three women who originally "... Show More Summary
As this weekend’s 2015 Spring Meetings of the World Bank Group and International Monetary Fund draw to a close, ONE expressed deep concern over the lack of new financial development commitments made by donor and developing nations. Concrete commitments must be made ahead of the July Financing for Development Summit in Addis Ababa in order…
It was just after 9 a.m. on April 19, 1995, when the bomb went off outside the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City. It was one of those events that seem to make the world stop turning. At the time, it was the worst terror attack on U.S. Show More Summary
In Game of Thrones, the Seven Kingdoms of Westeros have no central bank. Why is this? And would one even be possible given the political economy of the known world? This post will address these question. As a disclaimer, my knowledge of the show is based on reading the first two books [...]
What a week it’s been. Musikmesse in Frankfurt, one of the world’s largest gatherings of the music instruments industry, was host to a range of new gear, new technologies, and new revelations. I decided it’s finally time to crown my own picks as the most significant appearances at the show. Show More Summary
Mercedes AMG’s Lewis Hamilton managed to secure pole position for the 2015 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix, but he’s going to have his work cut out for him come tomorrow’s race as Ferrari’s four-time world champion driver Sebastian Vettel will also be starting on the front row. Hamilton’s time in Q3 was 1:32.571, with...
What are you doing today to prepare your children psychologically for the world of tomorrow? The post The Question No One is Asking About Climate Change appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Clung to the bankrupt Washington and NATO dollar-dominated world, no one in Berlin, Paris or Rome dares to face the truth and realize that the EU countries are dying, F. William Engdahl noted.