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.
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.
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.
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.
Stem Cells are Dangerously Overhyped, Warn Researchers
Sometimes a story is too good to be true.
Busting the Hype Behind Deep Neural Networks
An MIT cognitive science researcher questions the 'unreasonable reputation' of neural networks.
Objectively Correct Lists
11 Albums That Didn't Live Up to the Hype
Everyone can't be great all the time.
Creators of Fake ‘Tinder for Fighting’ App Are ‘Disappointed’ It Went Viral
What can we learn from Rumblr?
Still More Evidence That Antioxidant Supplements Actually Increase Cancer Risk
File under 'least surprising things.'
Why the 2014 El Niño Was a Great Big Dud
There are no sure things in medium-term seasonal weather predictions.
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.
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.