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Anna Sánchez and Javier Rubio are university students. One studies in Madrid, the other in Barcelona; even though their stories are unique, they have a lot in common. They were always outstanding students, they have a lot of really varied interests, but even so, it was not easy for them to get to university.  Read more


On World Book Day, we want to speak with two experts from the world of comics about the boom that their sector is currently experiencing and the promise of future success, as well as its communicative and educational potential beyond mere entertainment. Read more


The Sistine Chapel, the Theory of Relativity or the incandescent light bulb are not just huge historical milestones, they also bring to mind the people who came up with them. Of course, Michelangelo, Albert Einstein and Thomas Edison were talented people, but is that the only reason behind their legacy?  Read more


If the UN is correct, in 2050, city dwellers will account for 70% of the world population. As such, the secret to success in creating a sustainable world mainly lies in the large urban centres. We need to rethink cities and promote grass-roots level change, bringing together urban planning tools and architectural improvements. We discussed all of this with 20 ”la Caixa” Foundation fellows working in the sector and reflected on the “Cities of the Future”. Read more