Going up? Shutterstock/ArthimedesThe benefits of social mobility seem to be widely agreed on. The idea that a person’s opportunities and earnings should not be defined by their background is supported across the political spectrum.
gyn9037While the world’s eyes have been on civilian casualties, forced displacement and potential war crimes on Ukrainian land, the plight of hundreds of seafarers trapped in commercial ships for the past several months has gone mostly unnoticed. They have been stranded in the main Ukrainian ports of Mariupol, Kherson and Odesa, unable to escape by land but unable to move by sea either for fear of Russian mines and military attacks.
Twitter will soon be without the benefits – and problems – of a public board of directors.
By pairing solar power and battery storage, hybrids can keep providing electricity after dark. Petmal via Getty ImagesAmerica’s electric power system is undergoing radical change as it transitions from fossil fuels to renewable energy.
'He's a bit stupid but we go wayyyy back.' fizkesMark Zuckerberg, the CEO of Meta/Facebook, recently remarked in a podcast interview that when it came to hiring new staff, his preference was people whose “values aligned in the things that you care about”. This, he said, was akin to “choosing a friend or a life partner”.