Biologist Michael Moore had waited all day — really, all his life — for the whale to surface, the suffering giant he thought he could save, that science had to save. It had come down to this.
2014 Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Massachusetts
The Globe Magazine and The Commonwealth Institute honor organizations with impressive records of innovation and workplace diversity.
Silicon Valley vs. Boston: Is one friendlier to women?
In the race to create a startup hub welcoming to women, Boston may just have an advantage.
Why do female CEOs get fired more often than male ones?
The reason female CEOs get fired more often may lie in a term you’ve never heard: The Glass Cliff.
Wonder Woman’s secret history and surprising lessons
Jill Lepore, Harvard history professor and New Yorker staff writer, on her new book, “The Secret History of Wonder Woman.”
Want a say in government? Try voting!
Turnout in the September primaries was pitiful. That calls for drastic measures.
Double-barreled action from James Franco
New releases on disc include “Good People,” “Life of Crime,” and “WKRP in Cincinnati: The Complete Series.”
Helping our daughters see the possibilities
The language we use and the examples girls see have a big impact on their career choice.
Play of the Week: Courtney Campo, North Quincy girls’ soccer
North Quincy High senior Courtney Campo describes her game-winning goal with 39 seconds left in Monday’s soccer match against host Middleboro.
Book review: ‘The Secret History of Wonder Woman’ By
Wonder Woman! She fights for women’s rights, access to birth control, free love, and the importance of polyamory. Not what you expected? Jill Lepore, author of “The Secret History of Wonder Woman”, is here tell you: You have no idea.
Celtics owners Wyc Grousbeck, Steve Pagliuca are fans at heart
The two are having so much fun with the team that they recently turned down two serious offers to sell it.
Motivated Celtics have plenty to prove
There were no blockbuster offseason moves, but the Celtics are confident that they can improve on last year.
5 things next governor should do for innovation economy
The next Mass. governor will need to create energy, jobs, new industries, and fast-growing firms beyond the Route 495 ring.
In Year 2 of rebuilding plan, Danny Ainge likes where Celtics headed
The Celtics’ president of basketball operations has tried to make some big deals, but is content to let his prospects develop for now.
Knowledge of Ebola is the weapon to fight it
Contact tracing and testing are critical to controlling the virus.
Gay marriage in Wyo.: Primer by Matthew Shepard’s parents
The lives and rights of LGBT people in the “Equality State” are rarely thought about without reflection on his hate-crime murder in 1998.
A ‘Magic Flute’ that Mozart couldn’t have imagined
You know this isn’t your grandmother’s opera when conductor Mandisi Dyantyis takes the stage in a white T-shirt and camouflage cargo pants.
Keaton reclaims his inner demon in ‘Birdman’
“Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)” is a jaw-dropping stylistic wow that miraculously stays aloft for two hours.
Charlie Baker jumps 9 points in new Globe poll
A new Globe poll depicts a far more comfortable advantage than either candidate for governor has enjoyed in months.