Ghislaine Maxwell, the British socialite who has beenaccused of serving asJeffrey Epstein’s madam, is the daughter of the late media mogul Robert Maxwell. In 1991,…Read More A death in the Atlantic Ocean, a media empire that once had $4 billion in debt, and a luxury yacht named the Lady Ghislaine: Take a look at Ghislaine Maxwell's family history
Zayn Malik has listed hisNew York City penthouse for $10.8 million, according to theObserver. He purchased the home in March 2018, shortly after his breakup…Read More The SoHo bachelor pad Zayn Malik bought after his breakup with Gigi Hadid is back on the market for $10.8 million — here's a look inside
Last year, 40% of US honeybee colonies died or disappeared — the most severe bee decline ever recorded during the winter season. Bee populations worldwide…Read More 40% of US honeybee colonies disappeared last year. This is what the world would look like without any bees at all.
College is expensive, andtuition prices are always rising, as is the averagestudent-loan debt burden. Money’s 2019 ranking of the Best Colleges in America analyzed over…Read More The 25 best colleges in the US that are actually worth the cost of tuition
“Medicare for All” sound like a simple idea: Everyone in the US would receive comprehensive healthcare coverage from the government. The reality of implementing that…Read More Here’s how ‘Medicare for All’ would affect every part of the $3.5 trillion US healthcare system
Typhoon Lekimamade landfall in China on August 10, resulting in widespread blackouts and some damaged property. Ahead of the storm’s arrival, 1 million people were…Read More Devastating photos show the damage of Typhoon Lekima, which killed at least 18 people and forced 1 million to evacuate in China
Mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio killed 31 people in less than 24 hours on August 3 and 4. President Donald Trumpblamed…Read More 8 things science has shown to be strongly linked with more gun violence — and 2 things that are not
CB Insights compiled a list of artificial intelligence companies that have reached a valuation of at least $1 billion. These AI unicorns are using the…Read More These are the 41 hottest AI startups worth at least $1 billion, across healthcare, finance, transportation and more
Business Insider has selected the 30 leaders under 40 who are working to transform US healthcare. The list includes scientists, doctors, and entrepreneurs fighting to…Read More Meet the 30 young leaders who are transforming the future of healthcare and disrupting a $3.5 trillion industry
Extreme weather andnatural phenomena have always been on the radar, but in recent years the intensity and frequency ofstorms andnatural disasters have increased. Scientists have…Read More 36 photos show how extreme weather and natural disasters have gotten more intense over the years
Healthcare has becomes a prominent part of the 2020 presidential campaign, and the healthcare industry’s donations to candidates have come under scrutiny. Democratic candidate Bernie…Read More As Bernie Sanders tells Big Pharma to 'keep your money,' here's how much every 2020 presidential candidate has gotten from the healthcare industry
The drugmaker Mylan is combining with a Pfizer unit that makes off-patent drugs like Viagra. The all-stock deal wasannounced on Monday andaims to revitalize Mylan’s…Read More $11 billion drugmaker Mylan and US drug giant Pfizer are teaming up to reshape Mylan’s business. 3 tough questions from Wall Street analyst show the challenging road ahead.
The Trump Administration recently announced plans toreshape how people get care for kidney disease by pushing for more people to get care at home, rather…Read More Trump wants to reshape the $114 billion kidney-care market. Here are the 6 companies vying to benefit from the disruption.
Fifty years ago, on July 20, 1969,Apollo 11 astronautsNeil Armstrong andBuzz Aldrin became the first people towalk on the moon. In the years since, behind-the-scenes…Read More Buzz Aldrin peed his pants on the moon and 18 other wild facts you never learned about NASA’s Apollo 11 mission
When Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrinbecame thefirst humans to land on the moon, they weren’t treated to culinary delicacies on board theApollo 11 spacecraft. Their…Read More From applesauce in a tube to 'space noodles,' here's how astronaut food has evolved from the 1960s to today
Scientists who study large numbers of people around the world have found thatcertain foods are linked with death, cancer, and diabetes. Of course, eating a…Read More 8 foods to avoid if you want to reduce your chances of cancer, diabetes, and early death
Dogs, cats, fish, and monkeys are among the animals that humans have sent into space. Most have been sent to study how weightlessness affects humans,…Read More A dog sent to die and tortoises that flew around the moon: These are the most famous, bizarre, and important animals that have been sent to space
AbbVie’srecent deal for the pharmaceutical company Allergan is the latest in a string of healthcare mergers and acquisitions this year that have shifted the pharmaceutical…Read More 4 biotechs that could be the next takeout targets after AbbVie's $63 billion acquisition of Allergan
Malcolm Forbes’ old townhouse in Greenwich Village just sold for$19.9 million, an $8 million cut from itsoriginal asking price. The Forbes familysold the townhouse in…Read More The Greenwich Village townhouse where the late Malcolm Forbes threw extravagant parties for CEOs and celebs just sold for $20 million — take a look inside.
The film “Twister” came out 22 years ago. Some elements of the plot are based in real weather science, while others are not. For example,…Read More 5 things the movie 'Twister' got wrong about tornadoes — and 3 things it got mostly right
SpaceX successfully launched a used Falcon 9 rocket on a space mission for Canada on Wednesday morning. The used rocket sent three Earth-observing satellites into…Read More Incredible photos capture SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket piercing the fog during its successful launch
Illnesses that can pass from animals to humans are known as zoonotic. These types of illnesses can be common and are typically spread through contact…Read More 11 diseases that can pass from animals to humans
Mary Meeker just put out herInternet Trends report for 2019. The annual report has been called “Silicon Valley’s Bible” because of how influential it is.…Read More 4 slides from Mary Meeker's Internet Trends reports should be a warning for tech companies that want to disrupt healthcare
The United States Women’s National Team opens the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup against Thailand. The US is reigning champions and is seeking its fourth…Read More Women's World Cup 2019: Everything you need to know about Team USA
Multiple cities and towns in the US have seen their land dip lower, which could damage infrastructure and make them more vulnerable to flooding. The…Read More 7 places that are sinking faster than anywhere else in the US
The planet is experiencing amass extinction— the sixth time in Earth’s history that a wide swath of species are seeinga major collapse in their populations.…Read More These 15 ocean species have already gone extinct. A dozen others will probably disappear in our lifetime.
Humans have had a huge impact on our environment. Some of the deadliest disasters in world history were caused by human activity. Chernobyl was considered…Read More 9 man-made disasters that had a big impact on our world
A number of US cities have resorted to burning or trashing recyclable items as a way to save money. Prior to 2018, much of the…Read More China is refusing to take 'foreign garbage' from the US, so these 6 cities are burning or throwing away your recycling
The HBO series, “Chernobyl,” gets plenty of things right about the nuclear power plant disaster that likely exposed hundreds of thousands of people to radiation.…Read More What HBO's 'Chernobyl' gets right (and wrong) about the world's worst nuclear power plant accident
A small town in Malaysia is teeming with nearly 19,000 tons of plastic waste. Ever sinceChina banned the import of plastic in 2017, Malaysia has…Read More Staggering photos show one small town covered in 19,000 tons of plastic waste