Ludovik Zamenhof created Esperanto in the hope of achieving world peace, but the movement was divided from the start. As the book of Genesis tells it, God had no sooner made a covenant with the survivors
Google, Twitter and Facebook workers who helped make technology so addictive are disconnecting themselves from the internet. Paul Lewis reports on the Silicon Valley refuseniks alarmed by a race for human
In San Francisco’s public schools, Marc Benioff, the chief executive of Salesforce, is giving middle school principals $100,000 “innovation grants” and encouraging them to behave more like start-up founders
Photographer: Carl Court As machine learning and robotics improve in the coming decades, hundreds of millions of jobs are likely to disappear, disrupting the economies and trade networks of the entire
How much does Hurricane Harvey, or any particular storm, have to do with climate change? The relationship between hurricanes and climate change is not simple. Some things are known with growing certainty.
In May of last year, a teenager in a dreary suburb of Paris live-streamed her own suicide – and acquired a morbid kind of digital celebrity. By Rana Dasgupta “I’ve seen people die,” Océane said, during
The nation’s current post-truth moment is the ultimate expression of mind-sets that have made America exceptional throughout its history. Updated on December 28, 2017 “You are entitled to your own opinion,