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Features

From Celine Dion to Popcaan, How to Dress Well Shares 10 Songs That Shaped His New Record 'Care'

The Chicago artist's most pop-friendly album to date was inspired by Sade, Savage Garden, and Suicide.
Renato Pagnani
9.23.16
machines

How Better Black Boxes Could Help Find Lost Planes

Europe's aviation authority proposes new flight recorders in response to the Air France and Malaysia Airlines incidents.
Victoria Turk
5.7.14
Stuff

How it May Have Felt to be on Flight MH370

We don't know what happened to Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, but an unlucky few know what a plane crash feels like.
Julian Morgans
3.13.14
tech

Commercial Flights Aren’t as Closely Monitored as We Think

This weekend, a Malaysian Airlines flight apparently disappeared from the skies. And it’s not unheard-of for planes to disappear mid-flight. It’s happened before, most notably in the 2009 Air France disaster.
Amy Shira Teitel
3.10.14
machines

Commercial Flights Aren’t as Closely Monitored as We Think

Radar can only track a plane for so long.
Amy Shira Teitel
3.10.14
Words

Stream: Shine 2009 - "Me & U"

If this Mediterranean sunlight-drenched song doesn't make you happy, nothing will.
Graham Tucker
10.7.13
Motherboard Blog

Flight 4590 Didn't Kill the Concorde, Costs Did

I have a friend who remembers flying the British Airways route to from New York to London. He recalled that it was a really noisy plane and the crew would hand out headphones circa WWII (But has this really improved?). There were four channels of music...
Daniel Stuckey
7.26.12