How NASA Certifies New Spacecraft Safe Enough for Humans

How NASA Certifies New Spacecraft Safe Enough for Humans

Earlier this month, SpaceX engineers completed the 27th and final test of the parachute system that will soon be responsible for carrying astronauts back to Earth. When the four parachute canopies successfully unfurled over the Mojave Desert, it indicated that the company was finally ready to start sending humans to space after nearly a decade…

Halo 2 Anniversary

Halo 2 Anniversary

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The Last, Lonely Walks Through New York City

The Last, Lonely Walks Through New York City

One March evening, photographer Natan Dvir stood in the middle of an empty Fifth Avenue in New York City, fighting back tears. The shopping hub had been the focus of one of Dvir’s first projects after moving to the city in 2008. Now, amid a citywide lockdown, the street was a ghost town, its fashion…

The US Could Deliver Stimulus Checks Faster—With Tech’s Help

The US Could Deliver Stimulus Checks Faster—With Tech’s Help

With unemployment surging and businesses struggling under lockdown, millions of Americans are relying on the extra benefits payments issued under the $2.2 trillion dollar Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (Cares) Act. Yet, amid threats of utility shut-offs and housing and food insecurity, an alarming proportion are still waiting for their relief checks.Hold-ups in issuing…

Samsung Galaxy A51 Review: Not Good Enough

Samsung Galaxy A51 Review: Not Good Enough

These days, you can get a really good smartphone for $400—sometimes even less. You can get one that takes spectacular nighttime photos, one that’s easy to repair, or one with unrivaled speed. Unfortunately, you get none of these niceties if you give your $400 to the world’s number one smartphone manufacturer, Samsung.The Galaxy A51 is…