How risky is air travel? What does the science say?

The academic life consists of repeated stays abroad to study or share your knowledge. Those who are away now or are waiting for a dear one to come home for the Christmas have an urgent question: how safe it the way home. For our relief, flying may be rather safe if to imply caution. Read More

Why it was so hard for the Democrats to win the presidential elections?

Õhtuleht (Nov 4, 2020) writes that the highly equal results in the presidential elections show how the US society is deeply split, and asks the reader to think what are the sources of such a conflict. The parallel is drawn to Estonia where the left-out have also recently revolted. The situation around the US elections and its background (shared between the US and Estonia as pointed out by Õhtuleht) explained in The Guardian. Read More