Towards unification in mathematics: the Langlands programme.
It is possible that there werecontacts between ancient Greece and the First Emperor of China, circa 200 B.C.
Traditional skis in China
A dolphin repeats words after humans
A preview of things to come in 2018 - a NASA trip to Mars, and Heavy Falcon flying to ISS.
99 best things that happened in 2017
A 3D printer builds using 4 different techniques, which allows for wires to be printed together with parts.
MIT is developing a fusion kind of reactor which promises almost free electrical energy (Rus.)
Tesla starts buildingelectric trucks , which seem better than diesel
Solar farms, instead of coal, in China
Falcon Heavy rocket test - partially successful. Cost - 90 million dollars per launch, instead of 500, for NASA.
Robots replacing humans at many jobs
AI read better than humans, but lag in understanding
Most of the students in Yale need a psychologist
Problem with online education - sitting passively in front of a computer. Completion rate - 5-10%
Current state of MOOC's - vocational training, charging students for education. Interests need to be broadened, charges dropped off.