I ENJOYED the coverage in Maclean’s magazine and on its website of Warren Buffett (Interview, Oct. 15; “Get Buffed up,” Macleans.ca, Oct. 11). But while your Net primer, especially, is meaty on the Oracle of Omaha’s personal and emerging philanthropic life, it skimps on the unique investment style that makes him different from his peers.
In his new autobiography, A Life Decoded, maverick scientist J. Craig Venter recounts the acrimonious and highly political race to sequence the human genome, which pitted his privately funded team against the government-financed Human Genome Project.
England has a new king of kicks, and in a far tougher sport. The country’s appearance in this week-end’s final of the Rugby World Cup against South Africa’s Springboks is thanks to the golden boot of Jonny Wilkinson. The 28-year-old fly-half nailed a penalty and then a match-sealing drop goal in the final five minutes of an upset 14-9 semifinal win over France last Saturday.
The story you want is part of the Maclean’s Archives. To access it, log in here or sign up for your free 30-day trial.
Experience anything and everything Maclean's has ever published — over 3,500 issues and 150,000 articles, images and advertisements — since 1905. Browse on your own, or explore our curated collections and timely recommendations.WATCH THIS VIDEO for highlights of everything the Maclean's Archives has to offer.