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I Saw Inside the Human Brain in Augmented Reality

Protesters poured into the streets of Park City, Utah on Saturday, an offshoot of the massive marches that took place in major cities across the …

Augmented Reality

A Mosquito's Immune System May Hold the Key to Malaria

The <i>Anopheles gambiae</i> mosquito acts as a major vector for the transmission of malaria in sub-Saharan Africa, carrying infected blood among people. …

Cancer

Watch ULA Launch Missile Detection Satellite With an Atlas V

At 7:42 p.m. Eastern time on Friday, January 20, an Atlas V rocket streaked across the sky and into space from its launch pad at Cape Canaveral Air …

Space

Sophie Cruz Wins Hearts at the Women's March on Washington

Thousands of protestors descended upon Washington, DC the day after Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration. Among the sea of pink hats and creative …

Streaming

Trump Starts Rolling Back Obamacare on Inauguration Day

“We will be signing some papers that will be very meaningful tomorrow right after the speech to get the show going,” President-elect Donald Trump …

Government

New Sundance Movie Suggests It Wouldn't Take Much to Trigger Mass Suicide

When a story about the afterlife is presented as overt religious propaganda, like 2014’s <i>Heaven is For Real</i>, I scoff and dismiss it out of hand. But …

Entertainment

Cruise Automation Posted a Video of its Autonomous Chevy Bolt

On Thursday, January 19, Cruise Automation released a video of its self-driving Chevy Bolt EV navigating the busy streets of San Francisco. Shot in …

Driverless Cars

15 Terms That Clearly Explain Autonomous Car Technollogy

As autonomous driving technology has become more advanced and less expensive, a new vocabulary has emerged that matches the complexity of the …

Driverless Cars

25 Women's March Sign Ideas That Focus on the Future

The Women’s March on Washington on Saturday after Donald Trump’s inauguration is gearing up to be one of the largest protests in American history. …

Feminism

This Alien Planet 14 Light-Years Away Might Host Life

There’s a potentially habitable planetary system just 14 light-years away from Earth — a big distance, sure, but just a stone’s throw away in cosmic …

Astronomy

The 12 Most Iconic Video Game Foods

There’s an argument to be made that <i>Final Fantasy XV</i> revolutionized the role of video game food. Its realistic rendering of creatively crafted dishes] …

Gaming

5 Reasons Not to Leave Your Couch This Weekend: Inauguration Edition

Apocalyptic landscapes feel fitting right now. The inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th president of the United States has a lot of people …

Game of Thrones

Nintendo Is Setting the Stage for Serious Esports

Nintendo has historically balked at expanding online multiplayer support, let alone its competitive gaming presence. They’ve tussled with <i>Smash Bros.</i> …

Nintendo

5 Deeply Political Sci-Fi and Fantasy Shows Coming in 2017

While shows like <i>Last Week Tonight</i> and <i>Full Frontal With Samantha Bee</i> have brilliantly redefined political journalism, they mostly preach to a liberal …

Science Fiction

Darth Vader's Work-Life Balance in 'Star Wars' Was Awful

Being consumed by the Dark Side of the Force while walking around in a giant space-age iron lung means Darth Vader was pretty miserable. But, it …

Star Wars

How Netflix's 'Unfortunate Events' Fixed the Problematic and Confusing Books

Netflix’s resurrection of <i>A Series of Unfortunate Events</i> has been a resounding success, but it could have easily fumbled. The thirteen book series …

Entertainment

The Scientific Community’s 10 Best Anti-Trump #USofScience Tweets

During Donald Trump’s inauguration, scientists from across the globe took to tweeting about their research using the hashtag #USofScience, both as a …

Climate Change

The National Park Service Goes Wild With Anti-Trump Tweets

During the presidential inauguration on January 20, 2017, the White House website changed hands quickly, with pages containing President Obama’s …

Outdoors

Turns Out Some Viruses 'Talk' to Each Other

If you ever got sick and thought viruses were plotting against you, they probably are: Scientists think some viruses can “talk” to each other.<p>In a …

Life Sciences

‘Speed of Light’ Camera Can Watch Neurons Firing in Our Brains

For the first time ever, researchers have invented a camera fast enough to record the scattering of light. The team used this ‘speed of light’ camera …

Speed Of Light

We Know a Little More About the Supergirl and Flash Musical

The upcoming <i>Supergirl</i> and <i>Flash</i> musical crossover episode is going all-in on singing, as you might expect, and on Friday, DC announced just who is …

DC Comics

The White House is Already Gutting LGBT Rights Pages From Its Website

The Trump administration wasted no time in making WhiteHouse.gov its own. All of former President Barack Obama’s pages have been archived, and it’s …

Government

The 4 Best Podcasts of the Week

Keeping up to date on current events feels more relevant than ever after the inauguration of President Donald Trump on January 20. Podcasts are an …

U.S. Presidency

5 Questions CW's Animated 'Constantine' Needs to Resolv

Like many television shows canceled too soon, the live-action show <i>Constantine</i> on NBC left a hell of an impression in its short 13-episode lifespan. …

Entertainment

These 15 Characters Will Make of 'Unfortunate Events' Season 2 Awesome

For viewers who hadn’t read <i>A Series of Unfortunate Events</i> before watching the new Netflix show, it might have seemed like there was an outrageously …

Entertainment

Trump Vows to “Unlock the Mysteries of Space,” Whatever that Means

Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th President of the United States on Friday. His speech, not unexpectedly, was slim on specifics about for what he …

Space

Donald Trump’s Bane Quote in His Inaugural Address Has Ties With Gamergate

Donald J. Trump was sworn in as 45th President of the United States on Friday. By now, comparing Trump to comic book supervillains is old hat, but in …

Comics

The Best Tweets That Perfectly Sum Up the Inauguration

Other than quoting Bane from <i>The Dark Knight Rises</i> and dumping on several of the politicians seated next to him, Donald Trump’s inauguration as the …

Political Satire

Robots Need Our Quantified Trust and They Don't Have It

Right now, DARPA is developing robots capable of rescuing humans from burning buildings even if that means knocking down walls and wading through …

Robotics

Trump Whitehouse.gov Page Has Plan to Kill Climate Action Plan

As of 11:23 a.m. Eastern time, Barack Obama’s sitemap — the list of all the 44th President’s webpages on major American issues — was still live on …

Climate Change