HBO Must Get Bigger and Broader, Says Its New Overseer

HBO Must Get Bigger and Broader, Says Its New Overseer

The California-born Mr. Stankey, who lives in Texas and has donated to a variety of Republican campaigns, cuts a decrease profile. He began his telecommunications profession at Pacific Bell in 1985 and has served in varied roles at AT&T, together with chief expertise officer and head of the corporate’s DirecTV unit. On the stage of […]

Richard and Holly Branson: A Father-Daughter Conversation

Richard and Holly Branson: A Father-Daughter Conversation

David: Holly, you educated to be a health care provider. Why did you be part of the enterprise? Holly: I certified as a health care provider. I labored within the U.Okay. for a bit. And then within the U.Okay., you get randomly allotted your jobs once you’re a junior physician. The first yr, I acquired […]

‘Surprised and Dismayed’: Readers Respond to Our Best 25 Plays List

‘Surprised and Dismayed’: Readers Respond to Our Best 25 Plays List

Readers have been impressed and infuriated — typically each directly — by “The Great Work Continues,” through which our chief theater critics, Ben Brantley and Jesse Green, together with the critics Laura Collins-Hughes, Alexis Soloski and Elisabeth Vincentelli, proposed an inventory of the 25 greatest American performs since 1993. Some commenters wished to acknowledge performs […]

A History of the Energy We Have Consumed

A History of the Energy We Have Consumed

For Rhodes, power and geopolitics are intimately related. In his telling, the American Revolution helped injury the whaling business, and the Napoleonic Wars helped spur advances within the steam engine by growing the demand for horses and, subsequently, the price of transporting them and their fodder. In a possible shock to many readers, Rhodes explains […]

Why Hackers Aren’t Afraid of Us

Why Hackers Aren’t Afraid of Us

WASHINGTON — Ask finance ministers and central bankers world wide about their worst nightmare and the reply is nearly at all times the identical: Sometime quickly the North Koreans or the Russians will enhance on the 2 large cyberattacks they pulled off final 12 months. One briefly crippled the British well being care system and […]

Trump-Kim Deal Promises Answers for Families of Korean War M.I.A.’s

Trump-Kim Deal Promises Answers for Families of Korean War M.I.A.’s

Air Force Lt. Hal Downes’s B-26 bomber was on a nighttime run over North Korea when it went down in 1952. Did he die within the crash? Was he captured? His household by no means knew. They hoped they may at the least have the ability to convey his physique dwelling when the combating was […]

This Burrowing Clam Is Not Boring. It Uses Acid to Make Its Home.

This Burrowing Clam Is Not Boring. It Uses Acid to Make Its Home.

Researchers have solved the thriller of how this small species of large clam types its personal cave contained in the rock of a coral reef. ImageScientists had suspected that clams would possibly use acid to make their shells, however had been unclear on exactly how.CreditJames Fatherree When a burrowing large clam may be very younger, […]

Will AT&T Be Able to Handle HBO?

Will AT&T Be Able to Handle HBO?

Those statements recommend that AT&T wouldn’t get in Mr. Plepler’s means. But at one other convention, Mr. Stephenson let slip one remark that hinted at a extra aggressive model of company oversight. “It will cause Plepler at HBO to panic when I say this,” he stated, “but can you begin to think about things like […]

Opinion

Opinion

Traveling by aircraft is likely one of the worst issues you are able to do for the surroundings. On common, one nonstop round-trip flight from the United States to Europe releases about one metric ton of carbon dioxide per individual, or about what a resident of Honduras emits in a 12 months. Unfortunately, a number […]

Opinion

Opinion

In true Trumpian style, Mr. Grenell insisted he had been misinterpreted. “Don’t put words in my mouth,” he tweeted. “The idea that I’d endorse candidates/parties is ridiculous. I stand by my comments that we are experiencing an awakening from the silent majority — those who reject the elites & their bubble. Led by Trump.” Indeed, […]