Marital choices and widening economic inequality

Do marital choices contribute to widening economic inequality among households? While growing inequality has many causes − from skill-based technological progress to globalization­ − demographic changes have also played... Read more »

‘Ever heard of a woman cameraman?’: why female cinematographers get overlooked

Mudbound’s Rachel Morrison has just become the first woman ever nominated for an Oscar for cinematography. The recognition is long overdue

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When Did Horses Transform Mongolians’ Way of Life?

By Peter Coutros Genghis Khan is one of history’s most successful, and most vilified, military commanders. Under his leadership, the once divided nomadic tribes of the Eurasian steppe together... Read more »

Reuters Journalists Covering Rohingya Conflict in Myanmar Detained for ‘Illegally Acquiring Information’

Two Reuters journalists, Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, are being accused of violating Myanmar’s Official Secrets Act for allegedly possessing military files about the Rohingya conflict. The two... Read more »

Price War in Space: India Adopts Technologies to Reduce Satellite Launch Cost

The GSAT-11 to be launched by Arianespace may be India’s last communication satellite to use foreign boosters as the country’s space agency is set to launch its own rockets... Read more »