Even it Up:

Even it Up:

Time to End Extreme Inequality After several centuries of thinking and experimenting we have worked out how to beat poverty. The last 40 years of market fundamentalism have led to the largest reduction in absolute poverty in the history of…

See the unseen

See the unseen

Discover how to successfully use cognitive technologies. Hidden Figures: When creative minds work with the best technology, we can outthink anything. Today, IBM Systems are transforming big data and analytics, cloud and modern data platform technology into competitive advantage for…

Rebuilding their community

Rebuilding their community

The crumpled heap of stones, all that is left of the minaret of the Great Mosque of Aleppo, asks questions of us all. How do we “restore” or “repair” or “rebuild” a jewel of Seljuk civilization from which millions of Muslims – perhaps…

Housing bubble?

Housing bubble?

Wondering if the housing bubble is about to pop? There’s a lot of noise about a property market bubble in Australia, but is it fake news?  The problem is that no one seems to agree on what the term means…

BBQ Marinades

BBQ Marinades

Looking for super flavorful meat and fish with minimal effort? The secret is a good marinade. These three tried-and-true ones are an excellent place to start. Mix them up, toss with a protein, and stick in the fridge for anywhere…

Hamptons

Hamptons

A big part of summer in the revolves around socializing. It makes sense that the Hamptons would serve as a backdrop for a dinner in celebration of rosé season. Source: Style Agenda: Out and About in the Hamptons

Homer prepares

Homer prepares

An imagined festival on an island in the Aegean sea. An imagined Homer prepares to sing the first four episodes of the Iliad. Percussion and voice recreate Homer`s violence, humour, compassion and lyricism. A Performance Over Two Nights: James McCaughey and Matthew…

Sudden wealth

Sudden wealth

We all dream of receiving a windfall. Coming into a lot of money – whether it is through an unexpected windfall; the sale, or partial sale, of a business; inheritance; or divestment of property – dramatically changes people’s lives and…

Plastics

Plastics

Humans have created 8.3 billion metric tons of plastics since large-scale production of the synthetic materials began in the early 1950s, and most of it now resides in landfills or the natural environment, according to a study published in the…