How to salvage the economic principles that saved the world

How to salvage the economic principles that saved the world

Explorers used to warn that picking one pea would spoil the harvest. The consequences of mere loss do not bode well for macroeconomics. But now GDP growth is associated with long-term losses, slow wage…

Valentino Rossi’s dad’s helmet wins him a race

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Valentino Rossi’s dad’s helmet wins him a race

Valentino Rossi’s helmet is adorned with the Nike Swoosh. There is also a black, yellow and orange azure pattern underneath, the universally recognized colors of MotoGP. This one is borrowed from Valentino, his father’s,…

Surprise aurora light show: Look up, US

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Surprise aurora light show: Look up, US

The aurora borealis may not be visible in North America, but on Monday evening it will look spectacular when seen from the southwest. The aurora borealis is caused by the rapid acceleration of particles…

Houthi rebels declare an end to gas and oil exports

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Houthi rebels declare an end to gas and oil exports

The outcome of ongoing conflict between the government and Houthi rebels now involves a struggle for control of Yemen’s easternmost province, Marib, home to its largest natural gas fields. The latest developments follow a…