The Great Resignation is here. Workers are quitting in record numbers, demanding higher wages and better treatment. At the same time, a Reddit community called ‘antiwork’ is providing an outlet for frustrated employees, a platform to organise collective action, and a place to philosophise about a friendlier future of work. Where did this movement come from, and what’s behind the palpable discontent with the modern workplace?
With migrants around the world losing billions of dollars every year through remittance fees on traditional money transfers, could cryptocurrency be the new way forward?
As the Taliban take control, members of Afghanistan's first all-female orchestra wonder what's next for their music and rights as women.
The 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo have been called the hottest ever, with athletes withdrawing from competition, fainting from the intense heat and describing the conditions as "brutal". Experts are saying that this is climate change in action, it goes beyond the heat, and it will get worse.
The playability of most sports is closely tied to weather and the climate, and disruptions to competition due to heat, storms, drought, flooding and wildfires are becoming more common.
So, what does Tokyo 2020 tell us about the future of global sport in the face of climate change? And, what role can sports play in the solution?
Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin are becoming the preferred payment method in ransomware attacks, in which computer data is held hostage by malicious software.
But crypto's anonymity means cybercriminals are becoming even harder to trace and prosecute.
In the United States, extreme heat kills more people each year than any other natural disaster.
As climate change pushes global temperatures to record highs, what are communities doing to cope? And can we keep the heat under control before parts of the world become too hot to live in?
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