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Plugging Iran's 'Brain Drain'

Dr. Jeffrey H. Toney | Posted 09.04.2014 | World
Dr. Jeffrey H. Toney

It is no secret that Iran has a "brain drain" problem; it has been recognized by top Iranian authorities including Iran's Minister of Science and Technology Reza Faraji Dana, who noted, "Every year, about 150,000 of our elite emigrate from Iran, costing our economy $150 billion."

Grigori Perelman, Reclusive Russian Maths Genius, Refuses $1 Million Prize

Huffington Post | Adam Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Dr Grigori Perelman, a reclusive Russian genius, is refusing to accept the prestigious $1 million "Millennium" mathematics prize awarded by the Clay M...

World's Best Universities (PICTURES)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

This week, the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) published its 2009 list of the best 500 universities. The annual ranking, which is in its...