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How the US fracking revolution is changing geopolitics
A global gig economy
Are freelancing platforms threatening worker's rights?
Sunscreen under the microscope
One dermatologist argues sunscreen isn’t always a good idea.
Vanuatu's missing women
What are the consequences of the country having no female MPs?
The smart home hype
Has technology really made our homes better?
How to be ambitious
Is it good or bad to be ambitious? And what do you do with it if you've got it?
A Brexit game of chicken
Is the UK's government really serious about a 'no-deal' Brexit?
What can music festivals teach us about toilet technology?
Vanuatu's sacred drink
Could the traditional beverage known as kava boost Vanuatu's struggling economy?
Should workers be offered unlimited paid leave?
Some employers are letting their workers take as much time off as they like.
Has 3D printing met the hype?
Are we any closer to the new industrial revolution promised a few years ago?
Are stock buybacks a corporate scam?
When corporations buy back shares is it for the good of the economy, or themselves?
Helping Africa feed itself
Supporting Africa's homegrown food-growing capacity
The singing president who disappeared
Turkmenistan's president mysteriously vanishes, while his country faces economic crisis
Ecommerce in Africa - still finding its way
Will online retailers overcome a lack of infrastructure and trust to conquer Africa?
The challenges facing Syrian refugees in Turkey
Are Syrians now paying the price of Turkey's economic slowdown?
The market's most feared recession signal
What's an inverted yield curve and what does it tell us about economic expectations?
Get in line! Why queues are good.
The economics of queuing
Why not buy Greenland?
What Trump's shock proposal tells us about sovereignty and Arctic geopolitics
How can women take charge of their finances?
Is the wealth management industry still too geared towards male clients?
Dying for insulin in the USA
Why do American diabetics have to pay so much for this life-saving drug?
Can we trust Rwanda's data?
Dodgy statistics and aid money in Africa
Hollywood vs Netflix
How are movie producers making money in the age of online streaming?
Air pollution gets personal
Can a greater understanding of how poor air quality harms us help us tackle this problem?
The hipster company that wants to save the world
Is WeWork an exciting new tech firm, or just an over-priced office rental business?
Brand Britain and Brexit
What the rest of the world makes of the UK's Brexit crisis
Can technology read minds?
The business of brain data
The world is running out of sand
A global construction boom is fuelling an illegal trade in sand used to make concrete
Tackling the male fertility crisis
Tech start-ups are finally giving attention to the steady global decline in sperm counts
Going after Google
US state authorities fear the search giant has too much power over what we buy
The cannabidiol craze
The cannabis extract is finding its way into soaps and cosmetics, but is it just a fad?
The cost of sending money home
Why it's time to start paying attention to the global remittances industry
Africa's mobile credit revolution
Will the roll out of online lending stimulate economic boom or just a credit binge?
Whom should the corporation serve?
Should shareholders come first? Or employees, customers, and society in general?
Trading tinned fish and powdered milk
How economies spring up in extreme places from refugee camps to prisons
Robot race cars and AI
What robots driving cars can tell us about artificial intelligence.
The US Federal Reserve cuts rates. President Trump calls it 'gutless' and pushes for more.
The challenge of credit card fraud
We examine how credit card fraud happens and what can be done to prevent it
The frustrations of credit card fraud
All About The Money
Faarea doesn’t need a convenient app to show her how much money she’s hemorrhaging.
The surprising lessons lurking under the lid