Interesting reads this week include:
America threatens to ban ByteDance’s most valuable digital property—or seize it
After the Sputnik launch, the U.S. invested billions in science and innovation. Beijing is trying to follow that example now.
An accelerating decline in the U.S. dollar is reverberating around the world, adding fuel to a global momentum rally that has boosted prices for everything from technology stocks to gold.
A new study from the Brookings Institute.
"[H]aving a first child reduces a woman’s Social Security benefits (through reduced earnings) by an average of 16 percent. Each additional child increases the gap by 2 percent." The end result: Women's average SS benefits are just 80% of men's. So much great information here.
The months of March through May presented scientists with a unique opportunity to listen to our planet.