The DIYers Building Their Own Space Programs

Mads Wilson and his organization, Copenhagen Suborbitals, want to inspire people … by shooting them into space. Wilson and his all-volunteer Danish team want to strap volunteers onto small rockets, propel them beyond the atmosphere — and get them back safely. So far they’ve launched several unmanned test rockets, and they are steadily building up […]

Meet the 17-year-old genius who was offered more than $2 million is financial aid from 9 different graduate programs

Camille Weeks At 15, Corinne Weeks skipped the last half of high school to start college. Three years later, the Ohio native is about to graduate with a major in applied mathematics. Nine schools accepted Corinne with free tuition and housing stipends, worth more than $ 2.3 million in total, according to an estimate by […]

Kerbal Space Program’s first expansion has deep mission-creation controls

Kerbal Space Program is getting its first expansion since debuting as an unfinished early access game outside of Steam in 2011. The Making History pack blasts off March 13 on Valve’s platform, and it introduces a huge playlist of new missions that take their inspiration from the history space flight. It also gives players a system for […]

Workforce programs will need to be overhauled in the age of artificial intelligence

Not all researchers agree that artificial intelligence is as an important of a development as electricity or fire, or that hundreds of millions of jobs will be automated in the next decade. But, it is clear that an increasing array of skills will soon be completed by machines. And workers need to be prepared for […]

Facebook plans European AI investment and digital training programs amid growing regulatory scrutiny

Trying again to rehabilitate its reputation in Europe, Facebook today announced a wide-ranging training program to help small businesses and provide individuals with critical digital skills. In addition, the company said it would expand its artificial intelligence investments in France by hiring new engineers and expanding a scholarship program, according to a post penned by Ciaran […]

7 Great Airline Mileage Programs for Booking Star Alliance Awards

7 Great Programs for Booking Star Alliance Awards Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does not include […]

Short programs offer steak and sizzle at skating nationals

VANCOUVER — After a day of skating which had me on the edge of my seat at the national figure skating championships, here are the short program moments that caught my eye: Ladies: Gabrielle Daleman tops Osmond  After what I would call a hit and miss kind of morning with the ladies’ short programs, Daleman took […]

Which Flexible Points Programs Let You Transfer Points to Others?

Which Flexible Points Programs Let You Transfer to Others? Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does not […]