Shock to the System: Electric Cars and the Future of the Automotive Industry

Shock to the System: Electric Cars and the Future of the Automotive Industry

Thomas Edison once proclaimed that “we will make electricity so cheap that only the rich will burn candles”. With exception to the Amish community, Edison’s prophecy came true for most households across the world. If only car manufacturers found it so easy. Tesla, arguably the world’s most famous electric car...

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Opera: Passion, Power and Politics

Opera: Passion, Power and Politics

Down, down, down, like Orpheus entering the Underworld, visitors are taken down flights of wooden steps within black lacquered tunnelled handrails and exposed bright red joists above to the brand spanking new Sainsbury Gallery in the basement. The exhibition itself is even blacker and it takes a moment for the...

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