NASA Just Dropped the First Close-Up Images of Europa in Decades and They're Stunning
Jupiter's moon Europa is one of the best possible sites for alien life, and new observations will answer that question and many others.
Scientists Baffled by Perfectly Geometric ‘Polygons’ of Cyclones on Jupiter
The stable, geometric arrangements of mind-bogglingly huge vortexes are still unexplained and may hint at new physics.
Juno Was Supposed to Be the Ethical Uber. Then It Sold Out and Died
A cautionary tale: Juno had tens of millions in investor subsidies, while everyone else had billions.
New York City’s New Ride-Hail Rules Fail to Fight Uber
In an attempt to fight poverty and congestion, the city may end up hurting drivers.
“I Drive Until I’m Exhausted Every Day": Uber Drivers Tell Us Why They're Striking
If you hail an Uber on Wednesday, you’re crossing a (virtual) picket line.
What White Girl Coming-of-Age Movies Don't Do For a Black Girl
It's almost as if characters like Lady Bird and Juno were created to prepare me for a life of subordination to the trials, yearnings, and humanities of white women.
'Juno' Made Me Feel Less Alone After I Got Pregnant as a Teenager
In the era before MTV's "Teen Mom" franchise, there were few if any humanizing portraits of pregnant teens on screen. Ten years after its release, "Juno" is still one of the most important movies about teen pregnancy.
Does 'Juno' Actually Suck?
For once, the answer may (not) surprise you.
Uber losers: NYC taxi medallion owners are struggling
Imagine seeing your retirement account balloon to $1.3 million and then crash to $140,000.
Jupiter Sounds Like a Fax Machine and Nobody Knows Why
What are you trying to tell us, big guy?
I Listened to Every Juno ‘Best Single’ to Learn About Canada and Lost the Will to Live
As a Brit listening to Canadian music since the 2000s, I thought Canuck music was cool. History has proven me wrong.
From Planet Nine to Proxima b, 2016 Was a Wild Year for Space
The birth of a new field of astronomy, the death of a lonely comet orbiter, and everything in between.