Mohsen Bagheri

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Rohani’s outstretched hand

A SEDUCTIVE idea is gaining ground among the West’s foreign-policy “realists”—with a bit of boldness America and Iran could end their mutually …

Middle East

Photo du Jour: Shopping in Iran

For <i>Iran’s Booming Consumer Culture</i>, Cambodia-based photographer Thomas Cristofoletti traces the rapid growth of commercialist ideologies within the …

Low oil prices won’t make Iran more conciliatory

The plunge in global oil prices isn’t likely to drive Iran to strike a nuclear deal with the West by next month’s deadline despite Tehran’s added economic difficulties, experts say. They will only push Iran into greater compromise if the talks are extended and the low prices persist.<p>In Vienna, …

India to pay Iran $500 mln next week as second part of oil deal - sources | Reuters

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian refiners will pay $500 million to Iran next week, the second installment in an interim deal that allows Tehran to recover part of overseas frozen oil revenues that are payments for oil it has sold, two industry sources said in Friday.<p>A worker walks atop a tanker wagon …

Understanding quantum tunnelling

The recent claim from Stark Industries Lockeed Martin that a compact fusion reactor could be built soon is, if true, a breakthrough in engineering rather than basic physics. The basic physics of fusion has been known for some time, and a key element of understanding it is quantum tunnelling. Nuclei …

First act of sexual intercourse ‘was done sideways, square-dance style’

The first act of copulation has been traced back to ancient animals that were endowed with such cumbersome sexual organs they had to mate side by side.<p>Fossilised features of antiarch fish suggest that early intercourse was not the smoothest of affairs, with males faced with the task of steering …