I admit it. I have no idea where most of these “official” days come from. Who determines that it is National Pancake Day or National “Apply Lip Balm” Day? I made that last one up, but it actually might exist. … Continue reading Meteorologists Are Among Female Scientists Wearing Purple On Pi Day. Here’s Why.
It sounds like the latest programming blitz from Netflix. But this lineup — more than 40 exclusive shows, all without ads — has nothing to do with video. The offerings come from a podcast start-up called Luminary that has emerged from stealth … Continue reading Luminary Aims to Be the Netflix of Podcasts
Humans have entered SpaceX’s Crew Dragon while in orbit for the first time, just hours after the commercial spacecraft docked at the International Space Station on Sunday morning. The new space vehicle, carrying only cargo and a human dummy, launched … Continue reading Space Station Celebrates ‘A New Era’ In Exploration With Arrival Of SpaceX Capsule
People would rather be on their phones than engage with other people I’m sitting in a coffee shop right now that overlooks a busy four-way stop at an intersection. I keep seeing people drive by, and as they roll to a … Continue reading It’s Okay to Put Your Phone Down
The rumor reported earlier this week that Amazon and General Motors would be heavily investing in electric vehicle maker Rivianturned out to be only partially true. Rivian announced this morning that Amazon has, in fact, invested $700 million, driving the value of the … Continue reading Amazon Invests $700 Million In Electric Vehicle Startup Rivian
NASA has not had its own crew transport since the space shuttle retired in 2011. While NASA’s commercial crew program continues to demonstrate progress—the first test flight of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon may occur as soon as March 2—there are no … Continue reading NASA moves to buy more Soyuz seats for late 2019, early 2020
When you spend months and months working on a project, it feels good to write your name on the wall, even if that wall is somewhere hidden deep within a piece of software. SINCE YOU’RE HERE… … we have a … Continue reading Microsoft Office ’95 Has A Pretty Dope Easter Egg (Video)