• Unusual Superheroes (And Their Hidden Super Powers)
    Unusual Superheroes (And Their Hidden Super Powers)

    The more vulnerable you feel about something, the harder it is to talk about. Yet you should do so anyways.

  • “What Should I Study to Be Successful in the Future?”
    “What Should I Study to Be Successful in the Future?”

    Meet Florian, 20, future business student

  • “What Is the Most Enjoyable Version of Lifelong Learning?”
    “What Is the Most Enjoyable Version of Lifelong Learning?”

    Meet Bob, 74, retired telephone man

  • Photo by Omid Armin on Unsplash
    Photo by Omid Armin on Unsplash
    The Current Iran Crisis Has Been Long in the Making

    And it will remain a hot issue in the foreseeable future. Here is why and what might happen next. 

  • Photo by Martin Sanchez on Unsplash
    Photo by Martin Sanchez on Unsplash
    Books of the Year 2019

    Invisible women, 25 pairs of shoes, and the long-awaited end of unnecessary meetings – here are this year’s reading recommendations from different departments at getAbstract.

  • Photo by Michelle Ding on Unsplash
    Photo by Michelle Ding on Unsplash
    A “Forgotten Man”

    The trial against former Hollywood producer and alleged sexual criminal Harvey Weinstein begins in January 2020. Now, he has made his first public statement in a long time – though it hasn’t done him any…