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Skills, Not Job Titles, are the New Metric for the Labour Market
Skills, Not Job Titles, are the New Metric for the Labour Market
Shamov | 15 August
The rise of tech is currently transforming the labour market, leading to the automation of some jobs and tasks on the one hand and the emergence of new kinds
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3 Powerful Ways to Stay Positive
3 Powerful Ways to Stay Positive
Shamov | 27 July
We've all received the well-meaning advice to "stay positive." The greater the challenge, the more this glass-half-full wisdom can come across as Pollyannaish
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The Three Frontrunners in the CRISPR Therapy Race
The Three Frontrunners in the CRISPR Therapy Race
Shamov | 23 July
CRISPR is the ultimate child star in the biomedical universe. Just six years old, the gene editing prodigy is now the subject of multiple clinical
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Massive Reforestation is Key to Averting a Climate Catastrophe
Massive Reforestation is Key to Averting a Climate Catastrophe
Shamov | 12 July
Restoring the world’s forests on an unprecedented scale is “the best climate change solution available”, according to a new study. The researchers claim
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Where Will Evolution Take Us in the Fourth Industrial Revolution?
Where Will Evolution Take Us in the Fourth Industrial Revolution?
Shamov | 08 July
The study of evolution allows us to reconstruct the past and to understand how life evolved from simple to complex organisms. Evolutionary reasoning can help
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Digital Transformation and the Rise of the 'Superjob'
Digital Transformation and the Rise of the 'Superjob'
Shamov | 01 July
Today’s evolving business landscape puts organizations under constant pressure to innovate. This has made digital transformation a top priority for businesses
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Light Pollution: the Dark Side of Keeping the Lights On
Light Pollution: the Dark Side of Keeping the Lights On
Shamov | 30 June
Twenty five years ago Los Angeles experienced a massive power blackout due to an earthquake. The entire city was thrust into darkness. The emergency
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The Top 5 Artificial Intelligence Books to Read in 2019
The Top 5 Artificial Intelligence Books to Read in 2019
Shamov | 29 June
“I don’t want to really scare you, but it was alarming how many people I talked to who are highly placed people in AI who have retreats that are sort of 'bug
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The Prickly Debate on Germline Gene Therapy, and Moving It Forward
The Prickly Debate on Germline Gene Therapy, and Moving It Forward
Shamov | 28 June
In 2016, a healthy baby boy came screaming into the world in a Mexican clinic. Harboring DNA from three parents, the baby had had his genes
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We are Witnessing a Revolution in Genomics - and it's Only Just Begun
We are Witnessing a Revolution in Genomics - and it's Only Just Begun
Shamov | 25 June
Have you had your genome sequenced? If you asked this question five years ago, people would have thought you were crazy. Today, genome sequencing is already
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The Best Type of Exercise for Your Brain, According to a Psychiatrist
The Best Type of Exercise for Your Brain, According to a Psychiatrist
Shamov | 24 June
Dr. John Ratey has studied the brain for more than 40 years.   As a psychiatrist, he has always been interested in how we can make our brains function
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What It Will Take For Humans to Be Self-Sustaining in Space
What It Will Take For Humans to Be Self-Sustaining in Space
Shamov | 19 June
We take for granted that we live on a planet that is rich in life. With over 14 million identified species, the sheer biodiversity on Earth is
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'Hybrid jobs' are on the Rise. This is How You Can Prepare
'Hybrid jobs' are on the Rise. This is How You Can Prepare
Shamov | 15 June
If you’ve been looking around for a new job lately, and especially if you’ve been working in your field for a decade or two, you may have noticed that more
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A Quarter of Swedes Said they had Decided Not to Fly to Save the Planet
A Quarter of Swedes Said they had Decided Not to Fly to Save the Planet
Shamov | 13 June
Sweden’s departure lounges are looking less crowded as more Swedes are deciding to take the train rather than fly.   Passenger numbers at Swedish
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Global Peace Index 2019
Global Peace Index 2019
Shamov | 12 June
 Full report  Download PDF (5.88 MB)Briefing  Download PDF (1.92 MB)  This is the thirteenth edition of the Global Peace Index (
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