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To tackle real issues, legislators first need to understand them—and they need help. That means it’s time to reboot the Office of Technology Assessment.
In the post-Uber crash era, self-driving car developers are struggling with how to present their technology to an increasingly wary public.
By the normal standards of outbreak, Candida auris signals a mind-bending shift—and it’s forcing researchers draw on some of medicine’s oldest practices.
In at least one instance, DEA agents sold an encrypted BlackBerry to a suspected drug smuggler—and kept the encryption key.
As Elon Musk proposes water filters for Flint, the city's mayor and others outline what would actually help.
Container ships sometimes have a handful of passenger cabins—the peak of carbon emissions frugality.
Now that Elon Musk's car company is finally putting out the more affordable Model 3, it could be a problem.
The prize isn’t a charting single; it’s becoming the soundtrack to a nation’s memories.
For the first time in 18 years, HBO isn't at the top of the Television Academy heap.
Photographer Rogers Grasas spent seven years traveling the Middle East to capture these stunning images.
Under the new rule, critics say the agency will not review informal complaints about telecom companies, and steer consumers to a formal process that carries a $225 fee.
The founder and editor-in-chief of ThinkProgress is starting over with Popular Information, a one-man political newsletter "for people who are feeling overwhelmed."
Astrophysicists have traced the origin of some of Earth’s cosmic rays to a blazar 4 billion light years away.
Apple leans in on the high end of the laptop market, rather than going light and cheap.
In Denver, engineers have built an architecturally identical twin for Orion, NASA’s next next launch vehicle—and they're putting it through its paces.
This keyboard-packing smartphone is the best kind of throwback. Our full review.
The Swedish robo-truck ditches the engine for batteries, the human for software, and the container for a big pile of logs.
A proposal that critics said would have forced consumers to file formal complaints, at a cost of $255, appears to have been dropped from Thursday's agenda.
A sedative, an opioid, and a paralytic sit at the core of legal and ethical debates over the state-sanctioned killing of death row prisoner Scott Dozier.
Thanks to a new agreement, ESPN will be broadcasting esports live in primetime for the first time.