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Twitter joins Pinterest, Facebook, and YouTube in trying to filter out vaccine misinformation online. But will it be enough?
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New research analyzes how the moon's surface moves, from a cooled interior to gravitational pulls.
A Facebook Co-Founder Just Called Mark Zuckerberg’s Power “un-American”
“The most problematic aspect of Facebook’s power is Mark’s unilateral control over speech.”
Someone Is Hacking GitHub Repositories and Holding Code Ransom
Hackers are trying a novel approach to extort developers of some money.
Who’s Going to Tell the Royal Baby That Our Planet Is Unequivocally Dying?
Good luck, kid.
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Screen-reading software allows visually impaired people to use the internet, but it hits a wall when it comes to memes.
Millennial Democrats Like Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Pete Buttigieg Are Ready to Face Off With Job-Stealing Robots
“We should not be haunted by the specter of being automated out of work.
Meet the Scientist Planning to Blast Space Junk out of Orbit With Lasers
Humanity has left 900,000 pieces of garbage orbiting earth. Professor Craig Smith wants a cleanup.
The Secret Trail of Money Behind Those Instagram Porn Bots
You've probably got used to ignoring them, but this is what happens if you click and keep on clicking.