Sep 30, 2020
In this episode of Physical Attraction, we'll be discussing the recent announcement by China that they will aim for zero net CO2 emissions by the year 2060 - a massive upgrade to their climate pledge. What would it mean for the world, and what does it mean for China?
Sep 29, 2020
In this episode, as part of our series on the Softbank Vision Fund and its risky investments, we're talking about the rise and fall of a real-estate company that posed as a tech company... WeWork (and how it lost Softbank $9bn)
Sep 22, 2020
In this, the second part of our series on the Softbank Vision Fund, we discuss Softbank's $10bn bet on ride-sharing firm Uber - which burns through capital and regulations in an attempt to establish an unlikely monopoly over transportation-as-a-service.
Sep 14, 2020
So there's a big rumour going around that some scientists may
have potentially detected a hint of evidence for phosphine gas on
Venus, which they consider to be quite strong evidence of something
unexplained, which may be an indicator of microbial life in Venus'
As the saying goes, Huge If True.
Sep 13, 2020
This year, the UK assembled 108 citizens from across all
demographics of the society and from around the country to discuss
the best ways to address climate change. In September 2020, they
In this second episode, we go over the Climate Assembly's mammoth 556-page report, and discuss its recommendations...