A social engineering expert exposes how easy it's for anyone to take over pre-paid cellphone numbers in the UK.
Planned Parenthood locations may have been closed around the country, but at least you can test yourself for chlamydia and gonorrhea in your own bathroom.
Why the agency is sending a souped-up version of Curiosity to Mars.
Bitcoin is a political system, and Satoshi is an absentee head of state.
The first installment of Accidental Internet, a new series where Gideon Jacobs and Eric Oglander crawl the web looking for strange and beautiful pieces of text and images.
Neuroscience PhD student Mendel Kaelen researches the relationship between psychedelics and music. He explains how he picks the songs.
Is this the beginning of the road head renaissance?
Notes on Blindness is a beautiful example of using sound to tell a story in virtual reality.
The TRAPPIST-1 system is home to a trio of a tantalizing worlds close to the habitable zone.
You can also choose to set your alarm for "Rock Time" if you'd like to be rattled out of bed at the same time as The Rock each morning.
What does it mean to look like yourself on the internet anymore?
Some clever idiots are extorting businesses by pretending to be famous hackers.
A new study suggests that mushrooms and LSD might reduce domestic violence.
Computers are getting better at mimicking the brain.
Lawsuits and fights over fair pay threaten to derail tournaments.
Male gamers are creating avatars of significant others past and present, playing as them or with them, as a meditation on the nature of their relationships.
Maybe our big ol' brains aren't so special after all.
Life as a cord cutter can be pretty great today, but potentially high costs and the threat of data caps may cause people to think twice about ditching cable.
The app's new "Tinder Social" feature will allow you to date in groups, but it will also tell all your Facebook friends you're swiping.
Then Motherboard tells us how eSports is bringing back mechanical computer keyboards and VICE Magazine explains how a rare breed of cattle survived for 2,000 eating only foraged greens.
The obvious reason going green doesn't work is the sheer impossibility of getting the developed world to stop... well, developing.
Many animals and plants still contain so much radioactivity they are unsafe for human consumption.
World leaders have finally signed a historic climate agreement. Now all we have to do is fundamentally reshape the global economy.
Andrew Basiago is a practicing lawyer, an advocate for single-payer health care, and says the government has been hiding secret time travel technology from the public for decades.