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SpaceX has safely landed 4 astronauts in the ocean for NASA, completing the US's longest human spaceflight

Summary List PlacementSpaceX just returned its first full astronaut crew to Earth, completing the longest human spaceflight any US vehicle has ever flown. The astronauts of the Crew-2 mission — Shannon Walker, Victor Glover, and Mike Hopkins of NASA, and Soichi Noguchi of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) — felt the... go to Article >

China is set to launch 3 taikonauts to its new space station on Wednesday night — the country's first human spaceflight in 5 years

169 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List PlacementChina started launching parts of its new space station into orbit just two months ago, and it's already sending people there. The nation plans to launch three astronauts — taikonauts, as China calls them — into Earth's... read more

Blue Origin has a new publicity strategy: Posting salty graphics that trash competitors like SpaceX and Virgin Galactic

118 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List PlacementBlue Origin, the rocket company founded by Jeff Bezos in 2000, is being salty online after NASA snubbed it for a contract to land astronauts on the moon. Instead, NASA chose SpaceX to put the first boots on the lunar... read more

10 years on, 'Kerbal Space Program' shoots for more distant stars

161 Days ago Tech Source: Feeds.mashable.com

It seems fairly unanimous among Kerbal Space Program's development team, Squad, that, given the opportunity, they'd definitely go to space. "It's the one great exploration frontier that still remains, right?" said co-lead engineer David Tregoning... read more

America's supply chain woes go way beyond massive port traffic jams

98 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List PlacementFor over a year now, congestion at ports up and down the US West Coast has complicated life for retailers and traders, as delays in getting containers from ship to shore ripple through the delivery network. But even if... read more

The CEO of a smoothie chain with 1,000 stores says his best-performing cafes are the ones that pay staff the most

98 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List PlacementThe CEO of a smoothie chain that's set to open its 1,000th branch next month says its best-performing stores are the ones that pay the highest wages. "Our franchisees that run the best cafes and have the best hospitality... read more

This self-proclaimed 'Stepford wife' retrained as a lawyer in her 40s. Still practising at 72, she insists nobody is too old to make a...

98 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List PlacementA self-proclaimed "Stepford wife" who retrained as a lawyer in her 40s insists that nobody is too old to make a "life-affirming" career change. Elizabeth Hepworth, who is still practising law aged 72, is one of several... read more

There's a battle brewing over salaries for remote workers — and it could change the way everyone gets paid

98 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List PlacementIt's always been the ultimate dream of remote work: living in luxury, somewhere cheap, on a big-city salary. For the first year of the pandemic, many white-collar professionals got to play this game of geographic... read more

Amazon CEO Andy Jassy shares how his childhood and love of tennis shaped his demanding leadership style

98 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List PlacementIf Andy Jassy's childhood dream had come true, he'd be training for the next Wimbledon. Fortunately, his actual job is pretty high-profile, too.  In a recent Amazon-hosted fireside chat, the 53-year-old CEO shared how his... read more

Bitcoin drops as much as 4%, sliding further from key $50,000 level

98 Days ago Finance Source: Markets.businessinsider.com

Summary List PlacementBitcoin's price fell as much as 4.4% on Thursday as the world's biggest cryptocurrency slid further away from the $50,000 level reached on Monday. The token then recovered some ground and traded at $46,990 at 7.35 a.m.... read more

Pfizer just hired a longtime McKinsey leader to help the pharma giant strike deals and build the 'new Pfizer'

98 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List PlacementThe pharma giant Pfizer has hired Aamir Malik, a longtime leader of the consulting giant McKinsey, to join its C-suite as chief business-innovation officer, the company announced on Thursday. Malik, who starts on August... read more

Researchers have found the remains of a teenager that died 7,200 years ago, revealing a group of humans previously unknown to science

98 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List PlacementThe remains of a 17-to-18-year-old girl who died about 7,200 years ago has revealed a prehistoric lineage of humans previously unknown to science.  The Leang Panninge remains, named after the cave in Sulawesi where they... read more