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Opinion: Luxury Meals at the International Space Station

Photo: NASA Scott Simon begins his opinion article with, “There may be a reason why astronauts are rhapsodic about the view from space but never mention the food.” This comes after NASA and other space agencies strive to give crews aboard the International Space Station healthy and interesting meals. Lobster, cod, and almond tarts with …

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Opinion: If Not Now, When? Parasite’s Challenge in 2020

Photo: Getty Images “If not now, when?” Parasite’s unofficial Oscars campaign tagline bears this question. Parasite had won four 2020 Academy Awards, including Best Picture. Katie Hasty writes in her column, “Parasite wasn’t simply an achievement in filmmaking, but a movie with a message about class, cruelty, and poverty. It was the underdog at a …

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Crypto Must Save Itself Without the Government

Image Source: Investopedia An existential crisis is afflicting cryptocurrency. Lender to cryptocurrency investors Celsius filed into bankruptcy last month. Since June 12, users have not been able to withdraw their money, and it is unsure if or when they will. However, Celsius is merely the first domino to fall. Recent bankruptcy filings by cryptocurrency lenders …

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