Danny Webb

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Does Russia Think Their New Nuclear Weapons Could Win A War?

A new round of Russian nuclear weapons development, their new aggressive posture and their new spurning of joint nuclear programs with the United States, all point to a disconcerting trend in Russian thinking amid a growing confidence in the nation’s military capabilities.<p>Americans have short …

HS2 'slowly dying’ as Euston terminus plan grinds to halt

Design work on HS2 at Euston station "stopped" due to scheme's "costs and benefits" being "unaffordable", according to minutes seen by The Sunday Telegraph<p>HS2 has been forced to scrap plans for its London terminus at Euston, dealing the high-speed rail project a potentially fatal blow.<p>In minutes …

Behind the scenes of a 'shocking' new study on human altruism

How much money would you give up to prevent a stranger’s pain? And how does this compare to what you’d pay to prevent your own pain?<p>With colleagues at University College London I addressed this question in a recent study. We were interested in quantifying how much people care about others, relative …

'Assassin's Creed: Unity' Makes A Strong Case For Video Game Recalls

Video games aren’t recalled very often, in spite of the leagues of problems plaguing many of the year’s biggest releases.<p>Rockstar recalled <i>Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas</i> in 2005 after a pair of highly sexual minigames were discovered in the game. The content had been locked away but was easily …