Zapping Deadly Blood Clots Just Got a Thousand Times Faster
Astronomers Searched 100,000 Galaxies for Alien ‘Supercivilizations’
Elon Musk and Craig Venter Want to Print Life on Mars
Most people hate their jobs anyway. Why not kick your feet up and let a robot do it for you?
I Spent a Day Learning How to Hack Alongside Wall Street’s Financial Consultants
Silicon Valley’s Attack on Anti-Gay Laws Is a Watershed Moment for Tech Activism
How Elon Musk Willed SpaceX Into Making the Cheapest Rockets Ever Created
The writer is composing his next book over the course of the next five days, and you can watch him do it in an experiment that’s sort of like Twitch for novelists.
Snowden at FutureFest: Mass Spying Isn’t Going To Stop the Next Terror Attack
They don’t hover and they’re not even really boards, but riding one around New York will get you a ticket.
CGI Test Footage Pits a Crowd of Tiny People Against a Massive Swinging Arm
The Net Neutrality Fight Is Already Over and Regular People Won
New Test Knows Every Virus That Has Ever Infected Your Body
Things We’re Absolutely Positively Sure Will Happen in 2015*
Japanese Teenagers Are Posting ‘Kiss Video’ Selfies Online
The success of The Martian has increased public interest in NASA’s mission to Mars, but so far it hasn’t increased the amount of money Congress is giving NASA.
We Spoke with the Twitter User Who Publicly Released Thousands of Islamic State Accounts
The Chinese Hackers Who Are Actually Not Trying to Hack You
Decades after the fall of Soviet Union, scientists are working to determine the lasting environmental effects of Soviet nuclear testing in Kazakhstan.
More Than 30 Cities Want to Challenge Big Telecom by Building Their Own Gigabit Networks
When the DEA Went to Burning Man, Shit Got [Redacted]
Charles Hamm, founder of the National Association for the Preservation of Skin Art, believes that displaying your relatives’ tattoos on your walls is no weirder than putting an urn of cremains on your mantle.
US Companies Are Throwing a Fit Because They’re Losing Control Over the Internet
The slow transition from text-based language to pictograms took another step, hooray!
Wikipedia Is Suing the NSA to Preserve Its Users’ Anonymity
The internet has allowed like-minded people to find each other, and sometimes this has terrible, far-reaching consequences.