Michael McKay

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What we must understand about our relationships before it’s too late

WHEN JEN AND I MET, we were in our 30s. We had both been through enough in life relationship-wise, but also with other challenges. Jen was a widow. …

After Graduation: Study Broadly and Without Fear

It's a time for graduations and new beginnings, so I decided to go digging for advice. After some Internet surfing, I found a YouTube episode of the Vlogbrothers (the hugely popular vlog by brothers John and Hank Green). In this particular episode, bestselling author John Green was advising his …

Silkworms work with robot to make 3D-printed dome

Animals can do amazing things, and their behaviors and physical properties have inspired some groundbreaking tech. But what if we could do more with what animals make? Spider silk, for instance, has a tensile strength similar to that of alloyed steel -- and some fascinating potential uses.<p>But the …

The future of air travel: Trains that turn in detachable planes

In a future of Clip-Air planes, people would be able to “go to the train station to take the plane. Board on a capsule to reach the airport by rail, …