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Aug 18, 2014

Opinion: Most influential city isn't New York

London is the world's most influential city, according to a study reproduced in Forbes magazine. As a resident of the British capital for a quarter of a century, that's both flattering and a little worrisome. Moreover, the ranking presages a very dif... #Latin America #China #Europe #North America #Beijing #London #Shanghai #Middle East #Africa #Johannesburg #Singapore #Dubai #Forbes Magazine #Civil Service #Mexico City #Joel Kotkin

Aug 30, 2014

The scientific A-Team saving the world from killer viruses, rogue AI and the paperclip apocalypse

They don't look like Guardians Of The Galaxy-style superheroes. But the founders of the Centre for the Study of Existential Risk may be all that stands between us and global catastrophe Cambridge, some time after the end of term. Demob-happy undergra... #Isaac Newton #Bertrand Russell #Cambridge University #Skype

Aug 30, 2014

The scientific A-Team saving the world from killer viruses, rogue AI and the paperclip apocalypse

They don't look like Guardians Of The Galaxy-style superheroes. But the founders of the Centre for the Study of Existential Risk may be all that stands between us and global catastrophe Continue reading..... #Isaac Newton #Bertrand Russell #Cambridge University #Skype