Tagged: china

Why the Olympics Suck So Hard

Reason’s Nick Gillespie with an excellent look at why, when the Olympics becomes about other than athletic achievement, it makes more sense than ever to tune out the Olympics.


Where will China’s Tianong-1 Space Station Fall?

In 2016 Chinese officials confirmed the country’s first orbiting space station, Tianong-1, had to be scrapped after its functions failed. The station has been making an uncontrolled reentry into the Earth’s atmosphere and it is expected that several and/or many big pieces will hit Earth soon. Question is, where?


Twitter Gets Hacked

In the latest online attack, Twitter says hackers may have gained access to information on 250,000 of its more than 200 million active users.

In a blog posting Friday, Twitter says it detected attempts this week to gain access to its user data. It shut down one attack moments after it was detected.