Using a decision theoretic model of scientists’ time allocation between potential research projects I explain the fact that on average women scientists publish less research papers than men scientists. If scientists ...
One of Mexico’s most active volcanoes, Popocatepetl, erupted on Thursday morning, spewing ash high into the air above and showering lava around its crater. Officials have issued a yellow alert in response to the volcanic activity.
Wunderkind Kantemir Balagov's Beanpole is as sophisticated as auteur cinema comes, but it's only his second film.
Alessandro TorzaWhereas the established names (Tarantino, Scorsese) resort to their old recipes, a 26 year old has directed something that looks and feels new. Beanpole, aka Dylda, is a nihilistic and staggeringly beautiful character study set in post-WWII Russia. #Cannes
Restored Mausoleum of Augustus to reopen after 80 years. Rome’s Mausoleum of Augustus is set to reopen to the public this spring following a €6.5 million restoration funded by Italian telecommunications company TIM, according to Italian daily...
Alessandro TorzaThe mausoleum of Augustus, which was turned into a concert hall in the 19th century, freed from the later additions during fascism in the 20th century, and finally abandoned during WWII, is about to be reopened after a long overdue restoration.