Edition 24 — Remote Work, Solar Storm, Driving Fish
by Kartik Chaturvedi • February 21, 2022
From The Blog
Makar Sankranti is celebrated on January 14th, and is one of the few festivals on the Hindu lunar calendar that are based on the Sun’s position. But what does Makar Sankranti actually signify?
The Big Stories
Most of the world was introduced to the concept of remote work due to the pandemic, but it has been a coveted employee perk in many companies for many years. Now that remote work has gone mainstream, it’s here to stay now that employers are starting to see the cost savings and productivity benefits.
Elon Musk’s satellite internet service Starlink just got dealt an expensive blow — the company’s currently estimating that 40 of the 49 Starlink satellites it launched on February 3rd will be destroyed because of a geomagnetic storm.
A camera in the “fish-operated vehicle” uses motion sensing technology to send a signal to one of its four wheels whenever a fish swims close to a side of the fish tank.
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