Mapping the Oceans' Floors by 2030

Mapping the Oceans’ Floors by 2030 Oceanographers often say we know much more about the surface of the Moon and Mars than we do about nearly 70 percent of our own planet. That is because most of the Earth is covered in water, most of it deeper than 200 meters....

Venezuela's oil meltdown

Venezuela’s oil meltdown Cereal-maker Kelloggs became the latest multinational to pull out of Venezuela this week. Management blamed the economic crisis unfolding in the Latin American nation. Despite holding one of the world’s largest reserves of heavy...

Canada's Trudeau Talks Tech at MIT Gathering

Canada’s Trudeau Talks Tech at MIT Gathering Canadian computer scientists helped pioneer the field of artificial intelligence before it was a buzzword, and now Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is hoping to capitalize on their intellectual lead. Trudeau has become a...

US Senate Votes to Restore Net Neutrality

US Senate Votes to Restore Net Neutrality The U.S. Senate voted 52-47 to overturn the FCC’s 2017 repeal of Obama-era net neutrality rules, with all Democrats and three Republicans voting in favor of the measure. The Senate approved a Congressional Review Act...