Friday, January 29, 2016

WHY Hillary’s EmailGate matters.

Monday, January 18, 2016

BOLD MOVE: Uber partners with Airbus for on-demand helicopter rides.

EXACTLY: How capitalism is making poverty history.

Wednesday, January 06, 2016

IF A MAN SAID THIS he'd be accused of victim-blaming and all feminists would go for his throat: Mayor of Cologne urges code of conduct for young women to prevent future assaults.

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

HMMM: Defection delivers Beijing’s nuclear secrets to Washington: China’s most senior communist cadres have been told the party faces its most damaging case of treason since the founding of the regimen in 1949.

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

JUST WHAT THE COUNTRY NEEDS: Spain Faces Weeks of Political Instability After Indecisive Election; General election left a fragmented parliament with no clear options for coalition-building.

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

IT'S SCIENCE: Vegetarian and “Healthy” Diets Could Be More Harmful to the Environment; Carnegie Mellon Study Finds Eating Lettuce Is More Than Three Times Worse in Greenhouse Gas Emissions Than Eating Bacon.

Monday, December 14, 2015

GOOD: 26 charts and maps that show the world is getting much, much better.

Tuesday, December 08, 2015

JUST WHEN YOU THOUGHT HE COULDN'T SINK ANY LOWER: Trump Wants 'Total and Complete Shutdown' of Muslims Entering U.S.

Monday, December 07, 2015

CONGRATULATIONS, VENEZUELA: you defeated the Chavistas.

AMERICA'S MILITARY MIGHT ain't what it used to be: The U.S. is running out of bombs to drop on ISIS.

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

ELECTRIC CARS… and the coal that runs them.

FINANCIAL TIMES: A false alarm on red meat and cancer.

Monday, November 23, 2015

GOOD: Mauricio Macri elected president of Argentina.

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

I LOVE IT: The Best Tall Building in 2015 Is Covered in Trees.

Sunday, November 15, 2015

IF YOU'RE PLANNING A VISIT: Secret Streets of Barcelona.

Saturday, November 14, 2015

AFTER WHAT HAPPENED IN PARIS LAST NIGHT this is even more worrysome: “The fuel for a nuclear bomb is in the hands of an unknown black marketeer from Russia, U.S. officials say”.

Thursday, November 12, 2015

GOOD: Genetically engineered algae kills 90% of cancer cells without harming healthy ones.

Monday, November 09, 2015

PROMISING: She May Solve One of the Oldest Problems in Surgery: Maria Pereira's surgical glue could completely revolutionize modern medicine.

Friday, October 30, 2015

INTERESTING: Germany is about to start up a monster machine that could revolutionize the way we use energy.

Thursday, October 29, 2015

CHINA lifts one-child policy amid worries over graying population.

Monday, October 26, 2015

KISSINGER? An amateur compared to Obama, writes Niall Ferguson.

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

TRUDEAU HAS DONE A ZAPATERO: Canada Will End Combat Mission Against ISIS.

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

GREAT JOB, GUYS: Massive Solar Power Plant Emits 46,000 Tons of CO2.

Friday, September 11, 2015


(This picture is by my friend José Carlos Rodríguez who back then was living in New York.)

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

STAY CLASSY, BARACK: Barack Obama calls opponents of Iran deal 'the crazies'.

Insulting your own citizens this way (I don't think there's a precedent for a sitting president to insult opponents to his policies like this) would be unacceptable even if they were a handful—but he's insulting no less than two thirds of Americans

Thursday, August 13, 2015

BEWARE OF THE AMERICAN ECON PROFESSORS! How Krugman, Sachs and Stiglitz led the Greeks astray.

Thursday, August 06, 2015

THE END OF THE WORLD IS NEAR: “Are the British really giving up tea? The idea of ditching the afternoon cuppa really takes the biscuit.

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

WOULD HE SAY THE SAME if he had won the first? “Second independence referendum 'inevitable' says Salmond.”

Friday, July 24, 2015

THIS BLOG'S ENGLISH VERSION turns 11 years old today. Man, they grow up so fast, don't they? In a blink of an eye and it'll be leaving for college…