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ESPN's FiveThirtyEight is launching a six-part presidential documentary series called "FiveThirtyEight Elections". The series will focus on famous moments from past presidential campaigns. View a preview of The Dean Scream.

Kevin Ashton's book, How To Fly A Horse, won the 2015 800-CEO-READ Business Book of the Year Award. 800-CEO-Read's General Manager Sally Haldorson said, "We believe it is a book that will leave a positive, lasting impact on the life of a lone creative striver, on the thinking of the most traditional business practitioner, and on everyone in-between. Because of that, we believe it will have a great impact on the lives of organizations large and small."
Congratulations Kevin!

For the second consecutive year The Thinkers50 ranked Don Tapscott #4 of the top management thinkers. “The Thinkers50 is the global ranking of management thinkers. Published every two years and is the essential guide to which thinkers and which ideas matter now.” Congratulations to Don!

MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) recently announced a new $25 million research center funded by Toyota to further the development of autonomous vehicle technologies. Led by CSAIL director Daniela Rus, the new center will focus on developing advanced decision-making algorithms and systems that allow vehicles to perceive and navigate their surroundings safely, without human input. Read more.

Gernot Wagner is Lead Senior Economist at the Environmental Defense Fund and co-author of Climate Shock: The Economic Consequences of a Hotter Planet. He is fiercely engaged with turning the engines of prosperity toward a stable climate. For audiences ranging from technologists to the general public, Gernot brings his fresh, lively vision to the issue of climate change and offering economically-sound, actionable solutions to what is arguably the most important issue of our time.