Texas Republican Louie Gohmert is in favor of building a Noah's Ark-like spaceship but is not in favor of putting gay people on it.
Why even the best artificially intelligent computer vision can't detect mirror selfies.
Meet the people who, for one reason or another, refuse to use the taxi app.
Current network analysis algorithms are missing or skipping over some crucial details, argues a team of computer science researchers. The result, they say, is a widespread pattern of oversimplification profound enough to lead to erroneous results and inte…
The costs of calling VR a bogus trend and being wrong are too high.
Four years later, the 2012 LinkedIn breach just got way worse.
Dudes Helping Dudes is a closed group where men can begin to articulate their emotions, one Facebook post at a time.
A "quantum leap" from "taking soft tissue from the arm or leg and wrapping it in a tube to make it look genitalia-like."
The Center For Applied Rationality wants to help humans make better choices.
Here are a few highlights in the hunt for a male contraceptive revolution.
That is a lot of effort to find out when some poetry was written, but kudos to the research team behind this.
Basic income has been proven to work, and we're going to need it when robots replace 47 percent of the workforce by 2033.
The infamous hacker Andrew Auernheimer found a bunch of easy-to-hack billboards.
Somalis are one of the most displaced ethnic groups in the world, but the internet has helped them preserve their relationships and culture.
Officials won't say why a government agency is posing as Google—or who that agency is.
Behind the scenes at the hyperloop's public coming-out party.
Social Media Bros. lets Luigi stomp goombas under bad tweets.
The drug trafficking organization has hundreds of planes, from Cessnas to Boeing 727s, and competes for top pilots.
People will continue to speculate and obsess about the word for as long as the internet, outrage and spoken language exist.
When the scene ended, I actually felt relieved. It felt like I'd cheated on my girlfriend in real life.
Is cryonics real science, or a New Age religion? A Motherboard investigation.
A social engineering expert exposes how easy it's for anyone to take over pre-paid cellphone numbers in the UK.
Neuroscience PhD student Mendel Kaelen researches the relationship between psychedelics and music. He explains how he picks the songs.
The TRAPPIST-1 system is home to a trio of a tantalising worlds close to the habitable zone.