• 12 books on science Bill Gates thinks everyone should read

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    For decades, Bill Gates made billions in technology. Now he's spending that money on fighting disease and climate change.
    It's no wonder the man loves science.
    Over the years, Gates has recommended a number of science-related books to the public. Some deal with the environment, others with the cosmos, and others with stopping tiny biological invaders.
    Here are some of his favorite titles. 'Thing Explainer: Complicated Stuff in Simple Words' by Randall Munroe
    Munroe, the mastermind behind the xkcd web comic, published a book in 2015 that explained pieces of modern technology using only the...
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  • 6 of the smartest pieces of advice Bill Gates has given students over the years

    6 of the smartest pieces of advice Bill Gates has given students over the years

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    As a Harvard dropout, Bill Gates wasn't exactly a model student.
    But as the second-richest person on Earth - and someone who is heavily involved in efforts to alleviate poverty and health burdens for billions of people - he does know thing or two about finding success.
    The Microsoft cofounder has given students his fair share of advice over the years through interviews, commencement speeches, and social media.
    Here are some of Gates' best nuggets of wisdom for those on the verge of entering the real world. Artificial intelligence, energy, and biosciences make good majors.
    At the end of the...
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