Her Father’s Daughter

In one of the first hires for her soon-to-be-official presidential campaign, Hillary Clinton recruited Kristina Schake, the communications consultant who is said to have encouraged First Lady Michelle Obama to take an undercover shopping trip at Targe

The Miracle of the Heavens

‘This is a crime story.” It is a startling way to begin a book about one of history’s greatest scientists.

Computers Trawl a Sea of Data for Stock Picks

NEW YORK—In SoHo offices where robots occasionally ply the hallways, dozens of Ph.D.

For India’s Deliverymen, E-Commerce Can Be a Big Pain

NEW DELHI—One morning, Ashok Kumar hoisted a huge, 110-pound pack jammed with books, cellphones, bluejeans and other items onto his back and cinched the shoulder straps. 

Angry Outbursts Really Do Hurt Your Health, Doctors Find

Medical researchers increasingly are finding just how toxic outbursts of anger can be.

A Lifelong Allergy to Text

In 1956, IBM had a

Scientific Saint

Marie Curie gave the world radium, but she did not give interviews.

The Importance of Selfless Service – Bhagavad Gita


The Bhagavad Gita (Sanskrit: श्रीमद्भगवद्गीता, Śrīmadbhagavadgītā, literally meaning The Song of the Bhagavan (The God), often referred to as simply the Gita, is a 700-verse Hindu scripture that is part of the Hindu epic Mahabharata.

In Battery Revolution, a Clean Leap Forward

Revolutions often have humble beginnings. And so it is that the world’s most sophisticated battery technology—one with double the capacity of the best cells currently available—will make its debut in a vacuum cleaner.

The Weakest Link

Hurricanes, earthquakes, tornadoes, tsunamis and other dramatic natural disasters can leave mounds of wreckage in a matter of seconds. Rust is different.


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