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The One and Only Texas Wind Boom - MIT Technology Review

Rolan Petty stabbed at the dirt with a boot toe and looked up at the broiling west Texas sun. “I call it farming on faith,” he said of his …

Renewables Are Booming—but Buyer Beware - MIT Technology Review

A new report from the U.S. Department of Energy suggests that the costs of renewable technologies are tumbling, and with it their adoptions soaring. …

Merkel’s election woes are a warning to Berlin

For years, Germany seemed immune to the forces of populist discontent raging on both sides of the Atlantic, a lone island of calm and stability. That …

Europe

2016 Report | One Hundred Year Study on Artificial Intelligence (AI100)

Cite This Report<p>Peter Stone, Rodney Brooks, Erik Brynjolfsson, Ryan Calo, Oren Etzioni, Greg Hager, Julia Hirschberg, Shivaram Kalyanakrishnan, Ece …

Dilma impeached: Picking up the pieces in Brazil

By Harold Trinkunas, Caitlyn DavisJust over a week after the triumphant closing of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, Brazilians have to confront the …

Brazil

The 1970s Energy Crisis: Chaos Yesterday vs Today

<i>As we focus on the future and designing what's next at Zpryme’s ETS17 event -- whose theme,</i> Design for Energy, <i>explores how we can redesign the energy</i> …

Está confirmado: Alcatrazes será Refúgio de Vida Silvestre

<i>Ponta da Ilha de Alcatrazes. Foto: Felipe Rau/Estadão</i>O Arquipélago dos Alcatrazes, no litoral norte de São Paulo, vai mesmo virar um Refúgio de Vida …

The American middle-class is still thriving in Utah

The condition of the American middle class is a near-obsession of politicians and policy wonks alike. Whenever the middle class is mentioned, words …

Demographics

How "economic despair" affects high school graduation rates for America’s poorest students

When it comes to staying in school, many economists talk about the "aspirational effects" of income inequality. When students look around them and …

Income Inequality, Social Mobility, and the Decision to Drop Out Of High School

How “economic despair” affects high school graduation rates for America’s poorest students<b>MEDIA RELEASE</b><b>Low-Income Boys in Higher Inequality Areas</b> …

High School