This is a lengthy but relentlessly fascinating story about the Boeing software (MCAS) whose recent malfunction killed hundreds of people. Not just worth a read, but probably worth multiple re-reads, too. I'll be thinking about this for a long time.https://spectrum.ieee.org/aerospace/aviation/how-the-boeing-737-max-disaster-looks-to-a-software-developer
@marsroverdriver @marsroverdriver This, the Challenger accident, TMI, Chernobyl, Ford Pinto, Tacoma Narrows Bridge, Taum Sauk, etc.
All these engineering failures are worth knowing inside and out.
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