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In Beijing, Trump should get acquainted with Xi Jinping’s “Steve Bannon”

As Trump sits down with Chinese president Xi Jinping for official meetings in Beijing today (Nov. 9), a quiet, low-profile Wang Huning is almost certain to be at the Chinese leader’s side. Wang was part of Xi’s overseas entourage in April when the two leaders met for the first time, but now he has …

China

If music gives you chills your brain might be special, research finds

If listening to music gives you goosebumps, you’re not just in touch with your emotions, you might actually have a unique brain, research has …

Researchers discover aluminum foil actually does improve your wireless speed

Researchers at Dartmouth University have found that a 3D printed shape covered in aluminum foil can improve wireless range and increase Wi-Fi security. The project, which appeared on Eurekalert, involves placing a reflector on and around a Wi-Fi router’s antennae to shape the beam, increasing range …

The Next Week, More Burning Man Photos

Well, maybe you are getting tired of these by now? Here’s another set along with captions.<p>The tree in the middle of the desert glowed all day and all …

This Dungeons and Dragons campaign has been running for 35 years

Robert Wardhaugh of London Ontario was 14 when he started a game of Dungeons and Dragons. Thirty five years later, he's dungeonmastering the same …

The Most Beautiful Beaches in America

1 of 10<p>Half Moon Bay State Beach, CA<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Lanikai Beach, Oahu, Hawaii<p>3 of 10<p>Barefoot Beach, FL<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Table Rock Beach, …

Incredible footage reveals the microscopic world around us

The 2017 Nikon Small World in Motion Photomicrography Competition brought together photographers of anything small once again. Baby octopuses, amoebae, sea urchin eggs, mosquito-eating fungi, parasitic pinworms and liquid crystal all showed what goes on in worlds too tiny for the human eye to …

21 Space Porn Photos That Will Sexually Awaken You

They're out of this world.

Astronomy

10 Midcentury Modern Pieces to Elevate Any Space

These handsome (and mostly affordable) pieces will never go out of style.

Furniture

Incredible underwater photos capture sharks in fish 'tornado'

Mesmerising photos capture a group of sharks surrounded by thousands of fish off the US East Coast.<p>Underwater photographer Tanya Houppermans captured stunning photos of sand tiger sharks gliding through gigantic bait balls in the waters off South Carolina.<p>Small fish form a bait ball formation and …

Fish

Hey Hey! Brickhouse Tavern opens today at the Park at Wrigley

The Cubs are out of town until the Fourth of July, but there's still reason to visit Wrigley Field this week.<p>Brickhouse Tavern, named for legendary Cubs broadcaster Jack Brickhouse, debuts today at the Park at Wrigley, the new indoor/outdoor space adjacent to Wrigley Field.<p>The tavern-style …

25 books that will blow your mind

We've put together a list of 25 such books — taking inspiration from Amazon's list of 100 books to read in your lifetime, recommendations from Goodreads users, as well as some of our own personal favorites.<p>These books' exploration of politics, history, and the human condition are so insightful, …

Watch a Surreal 1953 Animation of Edgar Allan Poe’s “Tell-Tale Heart,” Voted the 24th Best Cartoon of All Time

Animation studio UPA—United Productions of America—is best known these days as the studio that gave us Mr. Magoo and Gerald McBoing Boing (which …

Artist's captivating chalk street art will make you do a double take

A shameless indulgence.<p>That's how artist David Zinn says his street art began. It shows that there is still childlike wonder and creativity inside many of us that is just waiting to be expressed -- whether it be through putting pen to paper -- or in this case, chalk to sidewalk.<p>Zinn says he was …

This Jean Michel Basquiat Graffiti Painting Just Sold For A Record $149M

An influence of street art merged with neo-expressionalism<p>In the world of fine art, some things can make sense whilst others can leave crowds …

This car built by college students gets 2,713 miles per gallon

You might look silly doing it, but students from Université Laval, in Quebec, have theoretically made that outlandish trip possible with their prototype gasoline-powered car that gets 2,713.1 miles per gallon.<p>The Laval team took home the big prize at this year's Shell Eco-marathon Americas, a …

20 Books Billionaire Bill Gates Recommends

Get a jump on your summer reading list with these suggestions from the billionaire and philanthropist.<p>Staff Writer. Covers media, tech, startups, culture and workplace trends.<p>This week, Bill Gates took to Twitter to provide some advice to the graduating class of 2017.<p>Gates exhorted the new grads to …

Elon Musk Has Trump’s Ear, and Wall Street Takes Note

The election of Donald Trump and the accompanying rehabilitation of fossil fuels should have been, by all rights, devastating for Tesla Motors.<p>Tesla is the top maker of all-electric autos, and it completed its merger with SolarCity, a leading manufacturer of solar energy panels, days after the …

Donald Trump

This Map Reveals the Ultimate Cross-U.S. Train Trip for Under $250

Travel across the U.S. in style.<p>Want to see the sights of the continental United States, but don’t want to pay an arm and a leg to do it? You’re in …

NASA's 4K Footage Of Earth From Space Is Utterly Spellbinding

If you only watch one video today, make it this.<p>If your commitment to the planet has wavered this year, NASA’s latest 4K footage might just be the …

NASA captures stunning photo of a galaxy that is spilling microwaves

The absolutely stunning photo you see above isn’t an explosion from the most recent <i>Star Wars</i> flick, though it could probably pass for one. That huge …

Universe

Look at this Stunning 4K Video of Whales & the Northern Lights in Norway by Philip Bloom

Renowned British filmmaker/photographer Philip Bloom is known for cinematic images that tell a story. He recently spent three days in northern Norway …

Northern Lights

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Scientists 'pickle' and map a fly's brain for the first time

Sure, fully mapping the human brain is impressive, but think about it: our thinking muscle is pretty big. Not to be outdone by this week's advances from the Allen Institute, scientists from Japan's Tokai University have made a 3D model of the neurons in a fruit fly's brain. Think about that for a …

Cassini Legacy: 1997-2017

This colorful view from NASA's Cassini mission is the highest-resolution view of the unique six-sided jet stream at Saturn's north pole known as "the …

The best space images from May

Every month <i>WIRED</i> will be handpicking the most stunning space images and here is our selection for April. Scroll down to see selections from previous …

How Rebirth Is Changing the DC Universe: Week 4

The powers-that-be at DC Comics are terraforming their fictional landscape yet again. Let’s take a look at exactly what’s transforming.<p>Released on …

Nvidia's new graphics cards are a big deal

'Almost irresponsible amounts of performance'<p>The hotly anticipated Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 is now official, marking a major leap in performance and efficiency with the introduction of the new Pascal architecture. How major? Take the ultra beefy and expensive Titan X graphics card from last year, …