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Idaho State University Lost Enough Weapons-Grade Plutonium to Make a Dirty Bomb

Tfw you misplace your weapons grade plutonium.
Daniel Oberhaus
5.4.18
Internet Insecurity

It’s Trivially Easy to Hack into Anybody’s Myspace Account

Myspace? More like Everyonespace.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
7.17.17
Twitter

College Kid Swarmed by Cops with Tasers After Falling for Pizza Scam on Twitter

A lot of accounts offering similar deals are still out there, and they seem to go under Twitter handles that are some sort of variation of “Pizza Plug.”
Wyatt Marshall
2.27.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

CNN Denies Airing Hardcore Porn on Thanksgiving

It was fun while it lasted.
Mack Lamoureux
11.25.16
Holy Shit

iLoveMakonnen and Lil B Toast Their Imitators with "Can't Let It Go"

Based worlds unite.
Craig Jenkins
4.19.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Mom of 'Jihadi Jack' Says He Isn't a Jihadi at All

Reports over the weekend alleged that Jack Letts now goes by the name Abu Muhammed and has been fighting for the Islamic State in Syria. His mom insisted it's all nonsense.
Carlton Férment
1.25.16
nasa

The Time NASA Lost a Mars Orbiter Because of a Metric System Mixup

Using the metric system onboard a spacecraft and imperial on the ground can have disastrous consequences.
Amy Shira Teitel
9.11.14
Features

The Band That Tried to Make Money From Spotify Have Been Banned From Spotify

They recorded an album of silence and asked fans to play it while they slept, hoping to generate profit. It worked! And then they got caught. Whoops!
Dan Wilkinson
4.30.14
videos

Watch a $40 Million Iranian Oil Rig Get Swallowed by the Sea

That's $40 million worth of oil platform you're seeing slide into the deep.
Derek Mead
2.4.13