Police have issued explosion warnings to residents near SpaceX’s South Texas launch site ahead of an experimental launch attempt set for Monday

SpaceX plans to try launching and landing a Mars rocket prototype on Monday night in South Texas. Ahead of the launch of the vehicle, called Starhopper, police handed out printed notices to a small residential community nearby, warning of a possible “overpressure event” (i.e. an explosion). A 27-year resident of the community, called Boca Chica […]

Big Pharma’s profitable philanthropy

Here are three of the week’s top pieces of financial advice, gathered from around the web: Big Pharma’s profitable philanthropy “Half of America’s 20 largest charities are affiliated with pharmaceutical companies” that fund copayments on prescriptions for drugs that they manufacture, said The Economist. The drug companies set up the charities to defray the costs […]