At least 28% of the female candidates won in the 2015 regional elections. The number jumped to 31% in 2017 (Table 1). But will 2018 repeat the pattern?
Will female candidates rule Indonesia's regional election this year?
Targeted advertising: good for Facebook and Google, not so good for you.
Google and Facebook reign supreme over digital advertising. Yet the Cambridge Analytica scandal, and when the effectiveness of this advertising seems limited, should we ban this model?
Le temps de l'interdiction de la publicité ciblée est peut-être venu.
Google et Facebook règnent en maîtres sur la publicité numérique. Après le scandale Cambridge Analytica, et alors que l’efficacité de cette publicité semble limitée, faut-il bannir ce modèle ?
In the field studying the rock association in the Doolena Gap greenstone belt, 30 km north of Marble bar in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.
The remote Pilbara region of Western Australian formed many billions of years ago when the Earth was much hotter and the crust softer than it is today.
Privacy on Facebook: how much sharing is too much?
Do we really want to protect our privacy when we expose it on social networks?
Wikipedia depends on the collaborative effort of volunteer writers to add information, bypassing trusted authorities.
The technology behind blockchain remains a mystery to many, but the it shares many common features with the popular online encyclopedia with which most web users are very familiar.
Se cacher ou se montrer sur les réseaux ?
Désirons-nous réellement protéger notre vie privée alors que nous l’exposons sur les réseaux sociaux ?
Claude Monet, France, 1840-1926, La pie (The magpie), 1868-1869, oil on canvas, 121.4 x 164.1 cm.
Musée d'Orsay, Paris, France, ©photo Musée d'Orsay / rmn
Claude Monet painted The Magpie in winter 1868, turning his interest in colour on the blank canvass of snow.
Impersonation of doctors is a modern phenomenon that grew out of Western medicine’s drive towards professionalism.
It's shocking to read reports of people who worked as doctors for years without having the qualifications to do so, because we trust our medical professionals. So, how do these imposters do it?
Young children catch and spread the flu more than any other age group.
The flu vaccine isn't perfect but it's the best way to protect against these potentially harmful viruses. Most children aged six months to five years are eligible for a free vaccine in 2018.
On March 18 in Tempe, Arizona, an Uber self-driving car struck and killed Elaine Herzberg, who was walking her bicycle across a street. The human driver was supposed to be monitoring the car’s behaviour, but did not do so. Its systems apparently did not detect the victim, as it neither slowed down nor tried to avoid hitting Herzberg
The report of the mathematician and deputy of Essonne Cédric Villani renders his report on artificial intelligence today.
The Marshall Islands, Laura Beach.
The Micronesian Republic of the Marshall Islands is about to become the first country to base its national currency on cryptomoney. Analysis of an absurd political decision.
Crossing an increasingly unfamiliar landscape in Nain, Canada.
Ecological grief - the mourning that takes place when we lose parts of the natural world - is likely to affect more of us in the future.
Women are less active in managing their super when there are more men in the office.
If a superannuation fund member is at a workplace where a lot of colleagues make changes to their investment strategy, it becomes significantly more likely that they themselves will make a change.
Cédric Villani doit rendre son rapport sur l'Intelligence Artificielle au président Macron aujourd'hui.
CHARLES PLATIAU / POOL / AFP
Le rapport du mathématicien et député de l’Essonne Cédric Villani rend son rapport sur l’intelligence artificielle aujourd’hui.
The ‘gay wedding cake’ dilemma has become the go-to hypothetical when examining how religious freedom and LBGTI rights can co-exist.
The government's review of religious freedom protections must ensure that any additional protection of religious freedom does not further undermine the right to non-discrimination.
Still from Lisa Reihana, in Pursuit of Venus
infected, 2015–17, ultra HD video, colour, sound, 64mins.
Courtesy the artist and New Zealand at Venice.
Lisa Reihana's video installation Emissaries combines Indigenous actors and performance techniques to reenact Captain Cook's encounters across the Pacific.
There is an environmentally friendly option.
As if having asthma wasn't bad enough news, your health condition is probably contributing to climate change.
It seems near impossible to keep control of our personal data – and Facebook does anything but help.
Do you think you’ve set up your Facebook account so that only your friends can see your information? Think again…
Il semble bien compliqué de garder la main sur nos données personnelles.
Vous pensez avoir configuré votre compte Facebook pour que vos informations ne soient consultables que par vos amis ? Ce n’est pas suffisant…