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Find savings in surprising places

If you think there's no way you can build a rainy day fund, BBC Capital's Kelsey Hubbard's got good news. She found some pain-free ways to save for emergencies.

Earth

The secret origin of flowers

The secret origin of flowers

Darwin was baffled by the evolution of flowers. Now genetics could explain it

Capital

Want success here? Don’t brag

Want success here? Don’t brag

Mind your manners and your wallet in this European city

Autos

Driving the world’s smallest car

Driving the world’s smallest car

Top Gear takes an island lap to remember

Culture

The plane that changed air travel

The plane that changed air travel

How Boeing 707 revolutionised flight

Future

A guide to the next century

A guide to the next century

Mortality, space travel and robots

Travel

Remote, romantic southern Spain

Remote, romantic southern Spain

Escape among olive groves and Berber houses

BBC America

power of big data

Mark Zuckerberg

Could you be the perfect entrepreneur?

While the popular image of a start-up founder is a Mark Zuckerberg-style twenty-something - new research has revealed that a typical business founder is actually quite different.

Knowledge economy

Student debt

What student debt is really worth

Activist group Rolling Jubilee is on a quest to liberate debtors from crippling US student loans - and it's buying them back at a fraction of the original price.

world-changing ideas

world-changing ideas

The man who wants to die at 75

How long should we live? At BBC Future’s World-Changing Ideas summit, Ezekiel J Emanuel argued that we focus too much on racking up years, and it’s time for a new attitude to death.

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