John’s remarkable achievements inspired generations of mathematicians, economists and scientists who were influenced by his brilliant, groundbreaking work in game theory.
Princeton’s president Christopher L. Eisgruber on John F. Nash Jr., who was killed in a car crash, along with his wife Alicia
Estimated number of deaths from a GM vehicle defect for which GM faces criminal wrongdoing charges
FDA Approves First “Biosimilar” Drug
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced on March 6th that it has approved Zarxio, an immune system booster for patients receiving chemotherapy that has the distinction of being the first “biosimilar” to be approved for use in the United States. What exactly is a “biosimilar,” and why is this development important to employers? […]
What To Make Of “Precision Medicine”
Precision medicine made it onto the public’s radar on January 20th of this year when President Obama announced during his State of the Union address that he intended to make it a priority in the coming year. Ten days later, he formally unveiled the “Precision Medicine Initiative,” putting $215 million in federal funding towards a […]
Number of people arrested in Waco, Texas biker bar brawl
I’m still searching even today for a sound, like the guy that’s searching for a home. I don’t know how. But if I ever get it, I’ll know.
The late blues guitarist B.B. King, on his lifelong search for the perfect sound
Adult Learning with Technology: a Market Ripe for Innovation
Interest from investors in education technology startups has reached an all-time high. Venture and private equity funding in the segment reached $1.87 billion in 2014, up 55 percent over the previous year, according to CB Insights, a venture capital database. But, if we dig a little deeper, we find that the bulk of spending was […]
U.S. unemployment rate as of April 2015, the lowest it has been in seven years.
The outbreak of Ebola virus disease in Liberia is over.
World Health Organization (WHO) officials declaring Liberia, one of the 3 hardest-hit West African countries, free of Ebola
Current death toll in Nepal earthquake, which has continued to climb as rescuers continue to search for survivors