Russie : La sortie d’Arktika relance la lutte pour l’exploitation de l’Arctique

Le navire russe brise-glace à propulsion nucléaire Arktika, est rentré au port de St-Petersbourg le 17 septembre dernier. Le 22 septembre 2020, il a quitté St Petersbourg pour rejoindre Mourmansk, son futur port d’attache. Le trajet permettra une dernière fois d’expérimenter ses capacités de navigation en conditions extrêmes. L’imposant navire, de classe LK-60Ya, mesure 173,3 […]

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Elon Musk: the hope of humanity?

Translated by Marie Peltomäki, proofread by Charlotte Rossi Elon Musk, the notorious futurist and conceptualist, is the embodiment of technological development and the inevitable changes of today’s world. The co-founder of PayPal, SpaceX and Tesla Motors, amongst other big companies, is reinventing the contemporary industry. Elon Musk is a 49 year old entrepreneur. The South-African […]

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Is the Arctic the new El Dorado of black gold?

Translated by Marine El Hajji With global warming, new opportunities seem to be arising in the Arctic whether in terms of transportation – with the new sea routes opening ‘thanks to’ the ice melting, for example – or in terms of energy exploitation. In our economies that are extremely focused on productivism, oil is naturally the key resource. And […]

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