Apollo Flight Controller 101: Every console explained

(credit: NASA, PHO-TR155: MCC Operational Configuration) Update: It’s winter break this week for many businesses, including Ars. So while staff are off enjoying some downtime (whether with family or their favorite video games), we thought we’d resurface something relevant to perhaps our favorite holiday story. Back in 1968, the crew of Apollo 8 soared to …

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Cotopaxi’s Allpa 35L Is a Gadget-Friendly Travel Bag. But Is It Right For You?

Holiday travel often involves a lot of struggling to pack laptops, game consoles, cameras, and tablets into luggage that adheres to restrictive carry-on limits. Travel bag and gear company Cotopaxi aims to solve that problem, so we put one of the company’s bags to the test. During a recent trip, I tried Cotopaxi’s Allpa 35L …

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