Arrested development: How a young developer got his first job

The writer's job interview."I'll get your email and see if it's a good fit," he told the interviewer."It might be a good opportunity to get a job with a company that has a bigger role in the digital landscape."The interview was a quick one, and with the interviewee, you get a good idea of what to expect.The interviewer will also ask you for some personal details, like your age, whether you are a...

‘I had no idea’ about the development of the Ebola virus

NEW YORK -- The first time I ever saw the virus, I was in Liberia.It was in early October, and I was driving to a hotel to meet with friends.The room was full of the virus.A man with an infectious disease worker's face, and a pair of boots that were soaked with blood.My friend had a baby on the bed next to me.There were so many people, but there was a sense of quiet.Then I looked at him and said,...

How to Build a Child’s Future

How to build a child's future?For years, the concept of child development has been an enigma, with researchers and policy makers struggling to understand its nature and scope.But now, researchers are beginning to understand the way we develop and prepare our children for life after the age of 5, with a focus on how to increase their physical, emotional, and intellectual development in the...