August 1, 2019

Harland & Wolff: why the UK needs to keep historic Belfast shipyard – and heavy industry – afloat

Urgent intervention is needed to secure H&W – and other strategic UK industrial assets – before key skills and capacity are irretrievably lost.
July 31, 2019

Anthill presents: To the moon and beyond 5 – what space exploration will look like in 2069

Episode five of To the moon and beyond, a podcast series marking the 50th anniversary of the moon landings.
July 30, 2019

Hong Kong protests: city workers, expats and unions join clamour, making it ever harder for China to ignore

The Umbrella Revolution in Hong Kong is evolving ...
July 29, 2019

Economics of legalising cannabis – pricing and policing are crucial

To fight the black market, the price of legal cannabis has to be relatively low. But if nothing else is done, the black market will persist.
July 25, 2019

How gig economy gives a mental health boost to workers – new research

Gig economy workers in the UK report better self-worth and happiness.
July 25, 2019

Three issues Boris Johnson’s new government must tackle – none of which is Brexit

Brexit should not be Johnson's sole focus if he wants to re-engage the disaffected voters he'll need to bring on side in a general election.
July 24, 2019

Anthill presents: To the moon and beyond 4 – why go back to the moon?

Episode four of To the moon and beyond, a podcast series marking the 50th anniversary of the moon landings.
July 23, 2019

Addressing mental health issues in small businesses could bring major boost to the economy

Small businesses fail to recognise the business benefits and importance of prioritise staff mental health and well-being.
July 22, 2019

Climate change and air travel: why we have a responsibility to countries dependent on tourism

Reducing air travel may have a positive effect on climate change but it will inevitably damage developing countries that rely on tourism for their chances of prosperity.
July 19, 2019

Boris Johnson lacks character, competence and credibility, say leadership experts

Two leadership experts weigh up the characteristics of the Conservative Party leadership hopefuls.
July 18, 2019

Five countries in the eastern Mediterranean are shaking up Europe’s energy map

Russia's influential position as Europe's main supplier of natural gas is under threat from new discoveries.
July 17, 2019

Anthill presents: To the moon and beyond 3 – the new space race

Episode three of To the moon and beyond, a podcast series marking the 50th anniversary of the moon landings.