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In 2015, Oak Ridge National Laboratory produced the first plutonium fuel in the US in nearly 30 years. Now it’s headed to another planet.
The director of NIAID talks about vaccines, school reopenings, hostility toward science, and the lessons we’ll learn when (yes, when) we recover.
We found sales on vacuums, sound machines, gardening gadgets, and other tech to make your day a little less stressful.
Even as wild places crumble and collapse, people’s emotional connection to nature intensifies—but who bears the costs of our fawning over cute animals online?
The social media company could surely enforce its own rules on false and harmful posts—it just needs to cut into its massive profit margins.
What's happening in the streets isn't what you're seeing in the tweets.
Researchers collected sediment thousands of feet deep, filtered out bacteria, and revived the cells. But fear not—the destruction of humanity by ancient microbes is not nigh.
From Covid conspiracies to election scams, automated advertising software plays a large—and largely unseen—role.
If you want to avoid public transit, this e-scooter is an expensive but safe bet.
Sucker Punch's latest open-world videogame is fun enough and pretty enough but isn't interested in examining cultural tropes.
The power to end it is in your hands.
There are hundreds of trials currently in the works. Here’s everything you need to know about the ones edging ahead in the global race.
These wireless noise-canceling headphones bring the heat, with sleek design and sound to match.
Bezos, Cook, Pichai, and Zuck will all be in the Zoom where it happens.
Have you poured 1800 bowls of cereal in the past five months? You are not alone.
A ransomware hit and subsequent outage caused problems in the company's aviation services, including flight planning and mapping.
WIRED tested. After decades of running with water running down my face, the Treadbands workout headband let me see clearly.
The NIH research connecting anatomy and sex chromosomes could shed light on mental disorders. But the topic is sensitive and such findings are easy to misuse.
“I see it as kind of a Wright brothers moment on another planet,” says the project's chief engineer at JPL.
Studies from around the world suggest that success depends on class size, distancing, the age of the students, and how prevalent the virus is locally.