The Science Before the War

THE NEW ATLANTIS………..World War II shapes how we think about science today more than does any other historical event of the last century, except perhaps for the Moon landing. Hiroshima and Nagasaki in particular stand as images — both awe-inspiring and horrific — of the raw power of scientific discovery.

Oil in the Time of Corona

CITY JOURNAL …… Last week, as the coronavirus pandemic intensified, Saudi Arabia demonstrated how much oil still matters and how much power it still wields.

An interview on artificial intelligence with Mark Mills

KELLEY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS, UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE ………… In this interview, we would like to discuss some of the most important aspects of AI with you and get your insights and opinions on this rapidly emerging technology. To begin, how do you define AI and what does this technology encompass?

Innovation and ‘New Energy’

NATIONAL REVIEW …….. To see the future of energy innovation, we need look no further than two iconic Silicon Valley inventions of our century: the Tesla and the iPhone.

Digital Cathedrals: The Information Infrastructure Era

REAL CLEAR BOOKS ……… My plan today is to paint a picture of the technological landscape in the near future. Let me start with the past. In 1913—106 years ago—the world witnessed an architectural marvel here in New York City, at 233 Broadway: the completion of the Woolworth building, a 792-foot-tall skyscraper, then the world’s…