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First suggested in 1891, the science has finally caught up.
Scientists are experimenting an approach to treating cancer by genetically programming bacteria to invade tumours and destroy cells from within.
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Could sustainability be the key to a happy life?
One country is achieving the right balance between well-being and environmental sustainability, according to the Happy Planet Index 2016.
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There is virtually nowhere to escape rising temperatures.
The world’s weather watchers say our planet is warmer than ever. This map shows where temperatures have hit record highs.
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We can all adopt entrepreneurial characteristics.
A step-by-step guide to bringing entrepreneurial spirit into your life from a lecturer in entrepreneurship.
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Whether you’re 25 or 65, here's how to keep your brain in peak condition.
Cognitive scientists say these habits can help your brain grow new cells, form new neural pathways, improve cognition and keep your outlook positive.
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South Korean women have become 20cm taller in a century.
Dutch men and Latvian women are now the tallest in the world.
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"They are right to be angry," Joseph Stiglitz
Intergenerational inequality is on the rise, explains 2001 Nobel laureate Joseph Stiglitz.
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It doesn't even need batteries, it runs on sugar.
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"The minimum wage in the US is worth only 37% of what the median worker earns per hour."
A look at how minimum wages across Western economies compare with the US.
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In some of the world’s poorest countries in sub-Saharan Africa, average heights have started to fall.
A list of some of the week’s most interesting stories on economic growth and social inclusion.
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2.5m students graduate in STEM. Every year.
Joseph Jimenez looks at the scientific and research revolution going on in China.
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It won't be easy though.
The E15 Initiative has offered the WTO many potential policy options, and the organization is equipped to respond, writes Ricardo Meléndez-Ortiz.
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