Mind the Gap Year

Maybe you set your sights on your dream college at age ten.  Or maybe you’ve always known that continuing education isn’t for you.  Maybe you haven’t made your mind up yet– to go to university or not to go, to delay or decline altogether. That’s why they invented gap years. Time Magazine wrote a piece […]

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To Age or Not to Age

Would you like to live hundreds of years longer than you do now? And not as a forever-decrepit individual but as a healthy, youthful one who does things and continues to learn and explore and, yes, possibly even flies a starship to another planet 100 light years away? Well, believe it or not, this isn’t […]

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The New Education: edX

Always wanted to take a class at Harvard? MIT? Berkeley? Now you can. Better still, you can take that class free, online, wherever you are. EdX is the brainchild of a partnership between Harvard and MIT. The goal? To provide the best courses, from the best professors, via the best schools, in an interactive classroom […]

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