The geopolitical dynamics are rapidly shaping up in strategically important regions of the world – heralding no signs of peace, cooperation and interdependence among international power blocs in the near future ... The gradual shifts in the current unipolar world order have brought US hegemony into a state of jeopardy ... More From Opinion. Hiding wealth ... .
A volcanic eruption on the Spanish island of La Palma, which has destroyed large swathes of land and buildings, has marked its first month with no end in sight. The volcano on one of the Canary Islands off northwest Africa erupted on 19 September, spewing out rivers of lava that have slowly crept towards the sea, covering large areas with ash ... .
America's worst nuclear disaster may have been caused by a goosing. The SL-1 was an experimental, low-power nuclear reactor in Idaho, intended to power small remote military facilities in the early 1960s. It was, to be fair, an accident waiting to happen. Worse, it was a nuclear accident waiting to happen ... were they surprised in some way? ... .
In the wake of climate change and its disastrous repercussions, scientists may be urging countries to reduce and eliminate their use of fossil fuels, but some nations have other ideas. Saudi Arabia, which possesses around 17 percent of the world's proven petroleum reserves, has announced a new strategy to make oil rigs seem friendlier to the public.
The European Union’s top official locked horns on Tuesday with Poland’s prime minister, arguing that a recent ruling from the country’s constitutional court challenging the supremacy of EU laws is a threat to the bloc’s foundations and will not be left unanswered ... “The rule of law is the glue that binds our union together,” Ms von der Leyen said ... / ... .
Blockchain, cryptocurrency, and nonfungible tokens are dividing gaming platforms. FollowingValve’s reported ban on crypto and NFT-related titles on Steam, Epic Games Store has shown a supportive approach towards blockchain developers and crypto in video games ...There are no plans to integrate blockchain into Epic Games Store anytime soon.