cell

Art

Hypnotizing Music Video Visualizes Cellular Biology

Motion graphics artist Maxime Causeret takes on Max Cooper’s ‘Order From Chaos.’
Nathaniel Ainley
12.30.16
disease

It Took 15 Years to Map Every Gene Interaction in a Yeast Cell

Understanding how thousands of individual yeast genes interact in pairs could expose the underlying genetic bases of human diseases.
Daniel Oberhaus
10.2.16
amazon

We’ve Destroyed 10 Percent of Earth’s Wilderness Since 1992

”If these trends continue, there could be no globally significant wilderness areas left in less than a century.”
Daniel Oberhaus
9.12.16
Stuff

Here's How a 22-Year-Old Yamatji Woman Died in Police Custody

I spent a week sitting in on a coronial inquest for Ms. Dhu, who went into a South Hedland cell and never came out.
Royce Kurmelovs
11.30.15
News

A Canadian Prison Was Spying on Non-Inmates and Recording Their Calls and Texts

This is not good.
Jordan Pearson
9.24.15
Stuff

A New Zealand Prison Is Giving Inmates Phones and Computers

South Auckland's brand new Kohuora Prison has a phone and computer in every cell and a bunch of people aren't happy about that.
Danielle Street
5.22.15
Words

We Made The Clubbing Emojis You Didn't Know You Needed

Texting about sausage-fests, clogged toilets, and vodka cranberries.
THUMP Australia Staff
2.4.15
Motherboard Blog

Touchscreen Romance: How Modern Couples Get Connected

A new survey from the Pew Internet & American Life Project explores how digital technology and social media shape modern American couples.
Daniel Stuckey
2.12.14
Motherboard Blog

Unlucky Woman Grows Bones in Her Eyelid, Thanks to Stem Cell Cosmetics

Stem cells are cool, but still being tested. Don't end up like this lady.
Austin Considine
12.20.12
tech

Cell Tower Servicers Are Falling

Your iPhone? Yeah, it's killing Americans, too.
Brian Merchant
5.23.12