Experts Say Basic Income Could Reach Mainstream Politics in 2018

While some view universal basic income (UBI) as the answer to automation-caused job loss, others believe it’s little more than an idealist fantasy. The debate could reach a new level in 2018, which some experts believe will be the year UBI finally reaches mainstream politics.

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Researchers Propose Using Lasers to Zap Potentially Dangerous Space Debris

The junk littered in low-Earth orbit can cause dangerous collisions, the likes of which have even threatened the crew aboard the International Space Station. To combat the issue, Chinese scientists have designed orbital laser stations that could destroy or divert the debris.

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