America Is About to Take Back Human Spaceflight, and It’s a Lot More Than Just Flag-Waving

Crewed missions, launched by private companies, will be seen as an American achievement. But really, it’s a global one.

By Joe PappalardoPopular Mechanics

There’s an American flag affixed to a hatch on the International Space Station, circling about 250 miles above the planet.… read the full article

This Social Security Proposal Is Terrible, but a Growing Number of Americans Support It

By Sean Williams — The Motley Fool

There simply isn’t a social program in this country that has more importance to the financial well-being of our nation’s retired workforce than Social Security. Each month, more than 43 million retired workers receive a Social Security benefit check, and three out of five rely on their payout to account for at least half of their income.… read the full article