WaspReporter volume 19.3

‘When I couldn’t move my legs, I knew my life would change forever’

When Paul Basagoitia is getting ready to drop into a race, he visualises the whole course in his mind from start to finish. And back in October 2015, the world class mountain biker was steadying himself at the top of his run... read more 



 The person who started K-Pop all off was Psy with his song ‘Gangnam Style’ in 2012. Since then, a whole industry has risen up with all kinds of groups. After suicides of popular K-Pop idols, criticism was voiced about the way the Korean music industry is organised. Do this Web Task to find out more.

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With Covid-19 incapacitating startling numbers of US service members and modern weapons proving increasingly lethal, the American military is relyingever more frequently on intelligent robots to conduct hazardous combat operations. Such devices include robotic sentries... read more



‘The whole aim of practical politics,’ wrote H.L. Mencken, ‘is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous to be led to safety) by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary.’ Newspapers, politicians and pressure groups have been moving smoothly for decades from one forecast apocalypse to another...  read more