December 20, 2015 archive

Apple pays $193m tax in Australia on $27b revenue as Federal Government vows to capture lost taxes – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

http://mobile.abc.net.au/news/2014-03-06/tax-expert-explains-how-apple-pays-193m-tax-on-27b-revenue/5303426

The Secret of Our Success by Joseph Henrich

A book discussing the importance of cultural evolution, a phenomenon that is largely unique to our species. It has allowed us to adapt to our environment at a rate far quicker than genetic evolution. ¬†Whilst accepting the benefits, we must acknowledge the risks. “From the Aesop’s Fable – Hare thought he was so fast that …

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An interesting book on oxygen and the evolution of mitochondria

Oxygen: The molecule that made the world, Nick Lane. https://play.google.com/store/books/details?id=gvcXvr-SunIC

Watch “‘I ask the questions on this program’: Leigh Sales vs the PM” on YouTube

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