When the holidays roll around again there are a surprising number of my friends who don’t have familial duties to attend to.  The reasons? They don’t live in the same country as their family... read more
Young woman in warm clothing stretching her arms on the beach
[This post was featured last year before Thanksgiving, but since it has so much valuable information about how to stay healthy we thought we'd post it again!] In just a few days, Thanksgiving... read more
Due to my background in real estate, I have on occasion had the sad task of being the first to enter a house which has been forced into a mortgagee sale (or “foreclosure” in the U.S.). It is an... read more
Yeb Sano, the Chief Negotiator of the Philippines, announced a hunger strike to support the victims of Typhoon Haiyan at the UN Climate talks earlier this week. His call to action brought conference... read more
In early October, five evōx members traveled to Austin to participate at the SXSW Eco conference. Over the course of 3 days we interviewed over 40 inspiring people, hosted the Welcome... read more
It is not often a change in normally boring educational policy grabs my imagination and gives me a firm shake by the ears so I felt I had to share it with a wider audience. The front page of our... read more
Happy Halloween! What are you going to dress up as this year? This time of year, you may be thinking about how to entertain your friends and family at your own perfectly frightening Halloween party... read more
Salman Khan talks about how and why he created the remarkable Khan Academy, a carefully structured series of educational videos offering complete curricula in math and, now, other subjects. He shows... read more
Working with a team of physicists, Dr. Deborah Rhodes developed a new tool for tumor detection that's 3 times as effective as traditional mammograms for women with dense breast tissue. The life-... read more