When the ‘big five’ of Georgetown law, the University of Virginia, and the University, Virginia and Washington are sued, will it change?

Posted October 08, 2019 12:27:47 The big five universities are in a class of their own.Georgetown Law, the College of William and Mary, Virginia Commonwealth University, and Washington and Lee University are all suing each other over alleged discrimination based on gender, race, and sexual orientation.Georgetown and Virginia are each suing the other, while Washington […]


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What the Power Law means for Australia’s electricity market

New Zealand’s power market is being regulated in a way that’s not in line with what most Australians want, and there are concerns the changes could affect the reliability of the system, according to experts.Key points:New Zealand’s system is a model of competition and consumer protection that many other nations are considering The government is […]


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The Latest on the Supreme Court’s decision to reinstate seat belts

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court has struck down the federal government’s ban on seat belts in automobiles, upholding the Obama administration’s position that the law violated the Second Amendment and other rights.The court said Monday that the federal ban on a seat belt that was on the books since 1993 is unconstitutional and violates the […]


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2nd law of robotics: Make it fast and easy to change gears

By now, most people know the law of gravity.And that’s only because, when it comes to robots, it’s a pretty good law.But the second law of robots, that of speed, has not yet been fully explained.That is, until now.The MIT researchers, led by Peter Diamandis, have published a paper describing a system they call the […]


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