Azerbaijan True Example Of Inter-Civilizational & Inter-Confessional Intercultural Dialogue

A few days ago, the capital of the Azerbaijani Republic, Baku, again became a real capital and a true international platform for religious and ethnic tolerance, where the Second Summit of World Religious Leaders successfully took place. The second Baku summit of leaders of world religions, organized by the Azerbaijani state, had a specific goal […]

Bill Gates’ 5 Secrets To Happiness Are Surprisingly Affordable

It’s maddening, but sometimes Forbes readers dismiss the wisdom of a life coach. You tend to pay more attention to the life lessons delivered by billionaires. The problem is that while most life coaches are not very rich, most billionaires are not tremendously happy. So you can imagine my delight when, about 30 minutes into his most recent “Ask […]

Top 10 Emerging Technologies 2019: Disordered Proteins As Drug Targets

Decades ago, scientists identified a particular class of proteins driving illnesses from cancer to neurodegenerative disease. These “intrinsically disordered proteins” (IDPs) looked different from the proteins with rigid structures that were more familiar in cells. IDPs were shape-shifters, appearing as ensembles of components that constantly changed configurations. This loose structure allows the IDPs to bring […]