The First “Space Kingdom,” Called Asgardia, Is About To Launch Into Orbit
A “space kingdom” called Asgardia, founded by a wealthy Russian-Azerbaijani industrialist, will soon launch its first satellite from the International Space Station. Legal experts say the idea of founding a country on a spaceship is bonkers.
Retail Workers Are Quitting Their Jobs Like It's 2007
Wal-Mart's announcement that it will raise its minimum wage came as the retail industry faces a rising number of workers quitting their jobs. Better pay is one way retailers can keep the people they already have, rather than constantly hiring new ones.