Listen: SpaceX Satellite Plan Gets Backing
After the success of the SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket, that launched on Feb. 6th, the program has been approved on a plan for a network of internet satellites. The Federal Communications Commission has endorsed the use of the SpaceX program to create a network of satellites that will bring internet access to areas of the country that are in need of service. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai said, “Satellite technology can help reach Americans who live in rural or hard-to-serve places where fiber optic cables and cell towers do not reach. [This will] be the first approval given to an American-based company to provide broadband services using a new generation of low-Earth orbit satellite technologies.” With plans for launch already under way, the future of internet technology has already begun to take off.
Identifying Lightning Damage on Pecan Trees: Tips from TreeNewal
Join ISA Certified Arborist Wes Rivers from TreeNewal as he examines the aftermath of lightning damage on a pecan tree. In this insightful video, Wes highlights the path taken by the lightning bolt through the tree, causing superheating of the water inside. The resulting vapor expansion creates visible damage to the tree. The tree’s survival […]
Transforming Coverage to Meet Healthcare Needs with SCAN Health Plan
John Petito, SVP of Transformation at SCAN Health Plan joins the podcast to share his story and how his work is helping enable new types of healthcare coverage for diverse populations. Join us to hear how Health Plans are beginning to evolve their approach to addressing the needs of older adults and the LGBTQ+ community […]
Finding Your Identity with Dustin Odham
In an era where screens dominate our time, finding your personal identity becomes a challenge. Our generation is shaping itself based on an increasingly virtual world, often losing touch with the inner self. In fact, a recent study suggests that we could end up spending at least ten years of our life in front of […]