The labs may not remain neck-and-neck for ever. One variable that may help determine the ultimate outcome of the contest is how they are organised. OpenAI, a small startup with few revenue streams to ...
In order to meet President Joe Biden’s goal of decarbonising the economy by 2050, America needs to move energy from the windiest and sunniest places to those with the most demand. In practical terms, ...
Peru is suffering an explosion of conflict on the streets of the kind experienced in Chile in 2019, in Colombia in 2021 and in Ecuador last year. Peru’s has been especially violent, seditious and ...
Little more than a year into their stint in a three-party national government, Germany’s Greens found both of these public-relations disasters spooling relentlessly across millions of televisions. The ...
Green with mould and green with dollars is what they are.” Yet in spite of accumulating bruise-marks on their once-pristine environmental ideals, the Greens appear to be growing not weaker, but ...
These nascent islets are not made of granite or limestone, but of agglomerations of wet wipes and mud. The largest is a metre deep, spans the width of two tennis courts and sits at a bend in the ...
FEW ACHIEVEMENTS in comedy are as impressive as the catalogue of Tom Lehrer. Although it amounts to only 37 songs, each one is brilliant and timelessly funny. (It is easy to verify this by streaming ...
Russia’s need for this alternative supply chain, present since the war started, became more pressing after December 5th, when a package of Western sanctions came into effect. The measures ban European ...
Unconscious on the table in front of Lall lay a man in his 60s with coronary heart disease – he had developed blockages in the arteries that supply the heart with oxygenated blood. The atmosphere in ...
The backlash against Russian culture in Ukraine had been picking up steam since 2014, when Russia occupied the Donbas and Crimea. But Russia’s unprovoked invasion of Ukraine, together with the horrors ...
But a fresh challenge to those efforts is now emerging in the shape of a new Republican-led congressional committee that will investigate many of the most divisive areas of China-America relations.
Volodymyr Zelensky, Ukraine’s president, has said he favours peace talks—but only after Ukraine wins back important territory. He wants to reclaim not only what Ukraine lost in 2022, but also what it ...