Schultz is optimistic about the trade truce with the United States in the “first quarter of this year” – POLITICO

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz raised optimism on Sunday that the European Union and the United States could reach a trade truce in the coming months to prevent discrimination against European companies over US subsidies. Speaking at a press conference with French President Emmanuel Macron following a joint Franco-German cabinet meeting in Paris, Scholz said he … Read more

The study shows how the Viking Age left a mark on Scandinavian genetics

The Viking Age, which ran from the eighth to the eleventh century CE, left a permanent mark on the genes of today’s Norse, according to scholars who have also documented the huge genetic influence of women who arrived in the region amid the Norman conquests in Europe. A study published Thursday explored the genetic dynamics … Read more