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How to Add a Weighted Vest to Your Workouts at Home

Sunday May 31st, 2020 01:00:00 PM Matt Jancer
Why the weighted exercise vest is the best piece of home workout gear you're not using.

A Taylor Swift, 'Killing Eve' Mystery Tops This Week's Internet News Roundup

Sunday May 31st, 2020 01:00:00 PM Graeme McMillan
Last week, social media did some sleuthing to figure out who recorded a haunting cover of the singer's “Look What You Made Me Do” for the BBC America show.

Covid-19 Is History’s Biggest Translation Challenge

Sunday May 31st, 2020 11:00:00 AM Gretchen McCulloch
Services like Google Translate only support 100 languages, give or take. What about the thousands of other languages—spoken by people just as vulnerable to this crisis?

How to Take Your Work Offline in Case of an Emergency

Sunday May 31st, 2020 11:00:00 AM David Nield
Internet outages, blackouts, and other accidents can make working from home more complicated. Here's how to protect yourself.

Want to Fix Urban Sprawl? Ditch the Cul-de-Sac

Sunday May 31st, 2020 11:00:00 AM Flavie Halais
Streets arranged in grids, with few dead-ends, encourage walking and transit. But in developing countries, growing cities are taking the opposite route.

SpaceX Launched Two Astronauts—Changing Spaceflight Forever

Saturday May 30th, 2020 07:24:41 PM Daniel Oberhaus
The test mission will clear the way for regular crewed launches from the United States for the first time in nearly a decade.

Watch SpaceX and NASA Launch Two Astronauts to the ISS

Saturday May 30th, 2020 06:58:00 PM Daniel Oberhaus
The occasion will mark the first time a private company blasts NASA astronauts into space. Here's everything you need to know.

Turns Out 4 ‘Blank’ Dead Sea Scrolls Actually Have Text

Saturday May 30th, 2020 02:00:00 PM Jennifer Ouellette, Ars Technica
A new analysis revealed what scientists believe is a passage from the book of Ezekiel.

Space Photos of the Week: An Eternal Voyage of Discovery

Saturday May 30th, 2020 02:00:00 PM Shannon Stirone
As we sunset this weekly series, we take a farewell tour of the outer planets—and pay tribute to one of the most famous last looks at Earth.

Trump's Executive Order Is the Most Futile Attack on 230 Yet

Saturday May 30th, 2020 01:00:00 PM John Bowers
Though his executive order follows a line of misguided, bipartisan swings at the protections for online platforms, this one is distinctively terrible.

This $350 "Anti-5G" Device Is Apparently Just a USB Stick

Saturday May 30th, 2020 01:00:00 PM Lily Hay Newman
Plus: A LiveJournal hack, Qatar's contact-tracing privacy failure, and more of the week's top security news.

Is Star Wars Dying?

Saturday May 30th, 2020 01:00:00 PM Geek's Guide to the Galaxy
The fanbase is fractured and the future seems unclear.

9 Best Air Purifiers to Help You Breathe Easy (2020): HEPA, PECO, and More

Saturday May 30th, 2020 01:00:00 PM Matt Jancer, Adrienne So
We tested many HEPA and standard air purifiers to find the right one for your bedroom or home.

The Quest to Purge New Zealand of Invasive Predators

Saturday May 30th, 2020 12:00:00 PM Mara Johnson-Groh
Rats, weasels, and other imported mammals have destroyed native bird populations. Local group Predator Free Wellington wants to turn the tables.

Brightline Sonic Rechargeable Toothbrush Review: The Best Brush, and Only $30

Saturday May 30th, 2020 12:00:00 PM Christopher Null
This inexpensive electric is better than the high-end brushes that cost many times more.

What Do the Quark Oddities at the Large Hadron Collider Mean?

Saturday May 30th, 2020 12:00:00 PM Charlie Wood
Measurements of particles called B mesons deviate from predictions. Alone, each anomaly looks like a fluke, but their collective drift is more suggestive.

15 Best Weekend Deals: Phones, Earbuds, and More

Saturday May 30th, 2020 11:00:00 AM WIRED Staff
You can get two Borderlands games for free right now, and plenty of other gadgets and gizmos for nice discounts.

In the Walking Capitals of the World, Drivers Still Rule the Road

Saturday May 30th, 2020 11:00:00 AM Flavie Halais
In sub-Saharan Africa, about half of travelers move around by foot. Yet in its cities, conditions for pedestrians remain incredibly dangerous.

Trump's Tweets Force Twitter Into a High-Wire Act

Friday May 29th, 2020 11:09:12 PM Gilad Edelman
By hiding but not deleting the president's tweets, the platform has struck a difficult balance to approach a nearly impossible situation.

There Are Rumors 'Kingdom Hearts' Is Getting a Disney+ Show

Friday May 29th, 2020 10:42:47 PM Julie Muncy
Also, the next 'Fortnite' season is being pushed back again.


Last updated May 25, 2020