Mindfulness meditation promotes healthy living

Practicing mindfulness meditation for ten minutes a day improves concentration and the ability to keep information active in one’s mind, a function known as...

Legalizing medicinal or recreational marijuana can solve the opioid crisis

The legalization of cannabis for adult use in Canada is one of the biggest national public policy shifts that many of us will ever...

What will the disrupt retail sector in 2018 and beyond?

Retailers, struggling to connect with their customers, have been trialling new technologies to blend in-store and digital experiences. Interactive kiosks, mobile-friendly websites and transactional apps...

Stephen Hawking’s essay says race of ‘superhumans’ will rise

The new species will be result of gene-editing and would end human civilization. Days after the publication of his last paper Stephen Hawking is back...

Why too much optimism is not good for business

Most business start-ups end badly. While the number of new businesses created in the UK in 2016 – 414,000 – looks impressive at first,...

4D printing: The next evolution of 3D printing

The next step of 3D printing is taking a leap forward. Incorporating the tedious mechanical programming steps directly into the 3-D printing process, the new 4D printer can now print complex multi-material self arranging objects.