Fifty years ago, a helicopter company called New York Airways whisked passengers from the rooftop of the iconic Pan Am Building in midtown Manhattan to any city airport in just 10 minutes. A fatal accident in 1977 brought that era to an end. 40 years later, E-VTOL technology could open a new chapter in short-distance airborne commuting.
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Russian media may be joining China and Iran in turning on Trump – Hinck, Utterback, & Cooley (10/22/2020)
The “Titanic” Analogy You Haven’t Heard: Passively Accepting Oblivion – Charles Hugh Smith (10/21/2020)
What is an algorithm? How computers know what to do with data – Jory Denny (10/19/2020)