Is China turning its back on science and progress?

Is China turning its back on science and progress?
Totalitarian societies such as China require conformity and loyalty, not independence of thought One of the most notable features of Nazi Germany was its anti-intellectualism. While it claimed to be at the forefront of scientific and technical advances, its ideology and totalitarian rule made free enquiry and interchange between scientists and other technical people untenable. Researchers became wary of making... Read More

Wilson-Raybould book could be an election game-changer

Wilson-Raybould book could be an election game-changer
“Indian” in the Cabinet: Speaking Truth to Power could open old wounds and create new ones Elections in democracies generally fit under one of two historical patterns. They can be straightforward experiences where parties and candidates take an early lead and romp to victory or win comfortably. They can also be complicated situations where parties and candidates go up and... Read More

MDA awarded contract for japan aerospace exploration agency’s martian moons exploration mission

MDA awarded contract for japan aerospace exploration agency’s martian moons exploration mission
  OTTAWA – MDA Ltd. (TSX:MDA), a leading provider of advanced technology and services to the rapidly-expanding global space industry, today announced that it has been awarded the full contract from MELCO (Mitsubishi Electric Corporation) in Japan to provide a Laser Rangefinder (LRF) altimeter for the JAXA (Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency) MMX (Martian Moons eXploration) mission. MDA will be providing... Read More

Bombardier introduces the new challenger 3500 aircraft, industry’s best super mid-size business jet

Bombardier introduces the new challenger 3500 aircraft, industry’s best super mid-size business jet
MONTRÉAL – Bombardier ( BBD-A.TO ) presented the industry’s best super mid-size business jet, the new sustainably designed Challenger 3500 aircraft. The latest evolution of Bombardier’s hugely successful Challenger platform was introduced to the market today during an exclusive celebration in Montréal, Canada, and through a worldwide virtual launch. The next-generation Challenger 3500 aircraft, the evolution of the Challenger 350 aircraft, introduces a redesigned interior with intelligent... Read More

Plant-based protein market to reach $21.23B by 2027, report finds

Plant-based protein market to reach $21.23B by 2027, report finds
  REDDING – According to a new market research report titled “Plant-based Protein Market by Type (Soy Protein, Wheat Protein, Pea Protein, Potato Protein, Rice Protein, Corn Protein), Crop Type (GMO), Source Process (Organic), Application (Food and Beverages, Animal Feed, Nutritional Supplements) – Forecast to 2027”, published by Meticulous Research®, the plant-based protein market is anticipated to grow at a CAGR... Read More

Dampening Asian demand cools crude oil prices

Dampening Asian demand cools crude oil prices
The IEA warned that new restrictions in Asia to fight the Delta variant would slow global oil demand growth in the second half of 2021 Interesting moves are being made on the global energy chessboard. In an unexpected move, Saudi Arabia announced it would slash its official selling prices (OSPs) for oil exports to Asia in October. The price cut... Read More