Who Celebrates the New Year First and Last? It’s Complicated. As people around the world took turns to ring in the new year, UCLA computer science senior lecturer Paul Eggert, who is also the editor and coordinator of the Time Zone Database at the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority, shared the complicated mechanisms behind the time race.
Solar-Sailing Probes May Soon Get Their Moment in the Sun Artur Davoyan, an assistant professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, was featured in the online publication for being selected as part of NASA's Innovative Advanced Concepts program to further his research in pellet-beam propulsion for space exploration. The news was also captured in Engadget.