Eric Weiner

children crossing

We  dive deep into how technology is affecting our kids. This week on Innovation Hub: growing up in the digital age. Read more....

Children at play

Being bored is actually good for kids. At least, according to UVA’s Daniel Willingham. Finally, parents everywhere are vindicated.

Looking to raise independent children? Paula Fass, Professor Emerita at UC Berkeley, suggests the good ‘ole Ulysses S. Grant treatment.

Put down that worksheet and put on that dashiki! Ian Bremmer thinks it’s time to start learning cultures, not languages.

Crayons

Want your kids to be creative? According to Eric Weiner, you shouldn’t make things easy for them. Read more....

Robot graffiti

Vienna valued music; it got Mozart. We value technology; we got Mark Zuckerberg. Eric Weiner talks about how place and culture shape the rise of geniuses.

If you don't get a full night's sleep, it's like you're coming into work drunk. Neuroscientist Tara Swart shares the advice she’s been giving CEOs and billionaires.

In the next 50 years, one of our engines of economic growth may go kaput. The reason? We’re getting old. James Manyika explains.

Rodin's Thinker

Ever wonder why certain places have more than their fair share of geniuses? Eric Weiner explains why this is - and where the next geniuses are likely to pop up. Read more...

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