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News

Hate to Break It to You, But Net Neutrality Has Not Been Saved

The "major milestone" achieved this week is the first step before a number of huge hurdles.
Kaleigh Rogers
1.9.18
hype

E3 Opened to the Public, and the Public Loved It

For the first time ever, 15,000 die-hard gamers were allowed into the industry’s most exclusive trade show—and they are so pure and full of hope.
Jess Joho
6.18.17
Space

The World's Largest Telescope Is Being Built So We Can Finally Find Aliens

A video touting the ELT says it's the biggest telescope currently under construction and could be the first to spot aliens.
Beckett Mufson
5.31.17
Interviews

Sadie Dupuis and the Art of Doing Whatever the Hell You Want

We talk autonomy, abusive relationships, and Sad13—the Speedy Ortiz singer's new solo guise.
Annalise Domenighini
10.14.16
Science

Stem Cells are Dangerously Overhyped, Warn Researchers

Sometimes a story is too good to be true.
Kate Lunau
5.12.16
hype

Busting the Hype Behind Deep Neural Networks

An MIT cognitive science researcher questions the 'unreasonable reputation' of neural networks.
Michael Byrne
1.18.16
Objectively Correct Lists

11 Albums That Didn't Live Up to the Hype

Everyone can't be great all the time.
Noisey Staff
11.14.15
News

Creators of Fake ‘Tinder for Fighting’ App Are ‘Disappointed’ It Went Viral

What can we learn from Rumblr?
Jordan Pearson
11.13.15
Health

Still More Evidence That Antioxidant Supplements Actually Increase Cancer Risk

File under 'least surprising things.'
Michael Byrne
10.10.15
hype

Why the 2014 El Niño Was a Great Big Dud

There are no sure things in medium-term seasonal weather predictions.
Michael Byrne
8.19.15
VICE vs Video games

How Not to Fall for Video Game Hype

This article on managing expectations could be the greatest thing you'll ever read.
Edwin Evans-Thirlwell
3.5.15
hype

Gareth Bale and the Curse of the Superstar Team

There is no disputing that Bale is an excellent player, but playing for a team like Real Madrid means that will never be good enough.
Colin McGowan
2.3.15
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