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These Bicycles Eat Smog and Spit Out Clean Air

The Smog Free Project was inspired by air pollution problems in Beijing.
Lisa Cumming
5.21.17
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This Snake Fight Makes No Sense

Watch two snakes duke it out with ostensibly no explanation.
Mallory Locklear
5.20.17
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AI Mines Hundreds of Thousands of News Articles Per Hour for Stock Tips

A machine learning algorithm is using sentiment analysis to make stock price predictions with 76 percent accuracy.
Michael Byrne
5.17.17
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Brace Yourselves: The Age of Influencers Has Only Just Begun

"Celebrities" on Instagram aren't going anywhere.
Meaghan Beatley
5.16.17
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Sexism and the City

Most cities were designed around men and their work. It's time for that to change.
Ankita Rao
5.15.17
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Friendship Ended with CHROME Now OPERA Is My Best Friend

It's time to break up with Chrome and all the RAM it eats up.
Jason Koebler
5.15.17
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The Totally Normal Town Where Everyone Worked on Weapons of Mass Destruction

A 1954 report from the birthplace of the atomic bomb wants you to know that everything is totally “normal” in Los Alamos, New Mexico.
Daniel Oberhaus
5.13.17
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This Device Zaps Water With Electricity to Make It Drinkable

A big step toward a scalable, energy-efficient water purification device.
Daniel Oberhaus
5.12.17
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Europe Isn’t Buying Uber’s ‘We’re Just an App’ Argument

Uber may soon have to play by the rules of a transport provider.
Nicole Kobie
5.11.17
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Could Anybody Be Worse Than Comey on Encryption? We're About to Find Out

Comey’s stance on encryption was that it allowed bad guys to "go dark."
Jason Koebler
5.9.17
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The Most Toxic Nuclear Facility in the US Is in Lockdown

Three thousand workers are sheltering as an emergency is declared at a nuclear facility in Washington State.
Daniel Oberhaus
5.9.17
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Redditors on r/Anarchism Are Angry That They Have to Follow the Rules

The r/Anarchism mod team disputes Reddit’s content policy after mods get removed for approving banned content.
Sarah Ernst
5.9.17
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