Oxford philosopher Nick Bostrom says technology often has unintended consequences, and that we may have to choose between totalitarianism and annihilation. — Read on http://www.wired.com/story/technology-could-end-humanity-how-stop-it/
China's continued assertiveness in the South China Sea has prompted a resurgence in Japan's assertiveness in the region. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has been a driving force in shaking off the post-Se — Read on http://www.defenceconnect.com.au/key-enablers/4001-japan-redoubles-power-projection-focus-to-secure-indo-pacific-interests
gui jun peng / ShutterstockThe Shinkansen, known as the bullet train, is one of Japan's most famous infrastructure projects.Japan has long been an innovator — Read on http://www.businessinsider.in/8-Japanese-infrastructure-projects-that-could-reshape-the-world/Tokyo-2045-TBD/slideshow/69220440.cms
India has achieved massive technological advances which are transforming its society. The current elections are evidence of this. — Read on http://www.theglobalist.com/india-elections-narendra-modi-elections/
The amount of carbon dioxide released into the atmosphere by burning of fossil fuels is at a staggering all time high of 34 billion tonnes, having risen every decade since the 1960s. — Read on blog.oup.com/
http://www.youtube.com/watch The Indian Ocean is the third largest ocean, its littoral countries are home to almost half the world’s population. two-thirds of the world’s trade passes through the Indian Ocean, including most of its oil supplies. It is no surprise then that the Indian Ocean is fast emerging as the world’s most actively contested geopolitical … Continue reading Geopolitics of the Indian Ocean and Indo Pacific
http://www.youtube.com/watch In this presentation we look at the relationship between Geography - the science of place and space; as a meta-discipline which provides an analytical toolkit for conducting analysis in geopolitics. We explore various elements of geography through etymology, definitions and interactions of concepts which make the discipline.
http://www.youtube.com/watch A brief introduction to geostrategy and its applications in grand strategy, military operations and battlefield tactics.
With the second Belt and Road Forum, a paradox is now apparent at the heart of the initiative — Read on http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/belt-and-road-20/article27060135.ece
India top choice for Japanese companies — Read on http://www.tribuneindia.com/mobi/news/nation/india-top-choice-for-japanese-companies/768787.html