[NyTimes] : "MOJAVE, Calif. — The world's largest airplane by wingspan sits in a cradle of scaffolding as workers fit the remaining parts that will turn it into a flying launchpad for firing rockets into space.<p>Everything about this project, called Stratolaunch, screams bigness. The slogan “Think Big” is …"
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[NyTimes] : "When Vik was in his late 20s, blood started appearing in his stool. He found himself rushing to the bathroom as many as nine times a day, and he quit his job at a software company. He received a diagnosis of severe ulcerative colitis, an inflammatory condition of the colon. Steroids, which suppress …"
[NyTimes] : "SAN FRANCISCO — A new list of the world's fastest supercomputers provides more evidence that the once-yawning technology gap between the United States and China is closing.<p>China dominates a biannual ranking of the world's 500 fastest supercomputers, called the Top500, that was published on Monday. …"
I bought and returned a set of WiFi connected home security cameras. Forgot to delete my account and I can now watch the new owner.
[NyTimes] : "This interview with <b>Beth Comstock</b>, vice chairwoman of G.E., was conducted and condensed by <b>Adam Bryant</b><p><b>Q. What were your early years like?</b><p><b>A.</b> I grew up in Winchester, Va., which is a small town in the Shenandoah Valley. My father was a local dentist, and my mother was a teacher. So community was a big …"
[NyTimes] : "A FRIEND of mine has a bad habit of narrating his experiences as they are taking place. I tease him for being a bystander in his own life. To be fair, we all fail to experience life to the fullest. Typically, our minds are too occupied with thoughts to allow complete immersion even in what is right …"
[NyTimes] : "A hacker appears to have moved digital money worth more than $50 million from an experimental virtual currency project that recently raised more than $150 million — all of it in the form of Ether, an alternative cybercurrency to Bitcoin.<p>An organizer working with the project, known as the …"
[NyTimes] : "PILZONE, Italy — It was a long-held dream, but finally, this week, the artist Christo walked on water.<p>On Thursday, the artist tried out his latest project, “The Floating Piers,” a walkway stretching three kilometers, or nearly two miles, to connect two small islands in Lake Iseo, in Italy's …"