World leaders propose a radical solution to sexual harassment: put more women in positions of power

World leaders propose a radical solution to sexual harassment: put more women in positions of power

Like a festering ulcer the scourge of sexual harassment against women perpetrated since time immemorial finally burst open to reveal all its ugliness on the world stage in 2017. The tipping point came with the Harvey Weinstein allegations and subsequent revelations continued with the #MeToo movement instigated by actress Alyssa Milano. At the same time, […]

The “singularity” won’t make slaves out of humans for this one crucial reason

The “singularity” won’t make slaves out of humans for this one crucial reason

Have you come across the term “Singularity” on the internet and wondered what the hell it is? Another technological mystery too obscure for ordinary folks to understand? Well, let’s see if we can figure it out. The term “singularity” refers to the time when computers, or rather the artificial intelligence (AI) that runs them, will […]

Now you can recline in a capsule, press a button and end your life peacefully

Now you can recline in a capsule, press a button and end your life peacefully

Euthanasia, or assisted dying, has always been a controversial issue, but now one man has taken the issue one step further. Philip Nitschke, nicknamed Dr. Death, has built the world’s first 3D-printed euthanasia machine that comes with a detachable capsule that acts as a coffin. Interesting similarity between our euthanasia doctor’s surname and that of […]