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Amazon warehouse injury numbers highlight pressure on workers

Sponsored Links ASSOCIATED PRESS Amazon’s relentless drive for efficiency and to meet its self-imposed tight delivery deadlines has reportedly played a role in serious injuries among warehouse workers. A joint investigation by Reveal and The Atlantic, along with a separate report from Gizmodo, highlighted the extent of the injury epidemic based on Amazon’s internal incident…

The Universe through X-ray Eyes

The Universe through X-ray Eyes

Belinda J. Wilkes is a senior astrophysicist at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory and director of the Chandra X-ray Center, both in Cambridge, Mass. In Brief This year is the 20th anniversary of NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory, which has been continually orbiting Earth since its 1999 launch. The telescope has made major discoveries about supermassive black…

Save $80 on a Sonos Beam this Black Friday

Sponsored Links With just a couple of days before the official start of Black Friday, Sonos has detailed what you can expect from its sale. Later this week, you’ll be able to save on the company’s Beam, Playbar, Playbase and Sub speakers, as well as its Amp amplifier. Unfortunately, it doesn’t look like Sonos plans…