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‘Star Trek: Picard,’ Fancy Sheets, and the Meaning of Home

Saturday March 28th, 2020 06:49:12 PM Laurence Scott
In the show’s first season, the aging explorer, played by Patrick Stewart, returns to the final frontier on a journey of remembrance.

Business as Usual Is On Hold—Even at the EPA

Saturday March 28th, 2020 05:30:00 PM Kate Cox, Ars Technica
The Trump administration is adding environmental protection regulations to the list of temporary cancelations due to the pandemic. 

Reddit’s Wedding Planners Pivot to Covid-19 Crisis Comms

Saturday March 28th, 2020 02:00:00 PM Victoria Turk, WIRED UK
For “wedditors,” a usually sunny subreddit has become a hotbed of anxiety as the pandemic derails dream days. 

Space Photos of the Week: Rovers Taking Selfies—for Science

Saturday March 28th, 2020 02:00:00 PM Shannon Stirone
Instead of likes, these snapshots provide teams with vital information about how spacecraft are faring on interplanetary surfaces.

Actually, the Spartans Weren't All That Great

Saturday March 28th, 2020 01:00:00 PM Geek's Guide to the Galaxy
It's quite possible folks haven't been as skeptical of the myth of Sparta as they should be.

BMW's i4 Electric Concept Comes With a Hans Zimmer Score

Saturday March 28th, 2020 01:00:00 PM Brett Berk
To fill the aural vacuum left by the disappearance of the engine, BMW brought in a ringer. 

AI Can Help Find Scientists Find a Covid-19 Vaccine

Saturday March 28th, 2020 01:00:00 PM Oren Etzioni, Nicole DeCario
Artificial intelligence has already played a vital role in the outbreak since day 1—a reminder for the first time in a while that it can be a tool for good.

Upright Go 2 Review: A Posture Trainer That Works

Saturday March 28th, 2020 01:00:00 PM Medea Giordano
Maybe a tiny vibrating device can remind you to sit up straight once and for all.

Chinese Hacking Surges Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Saturday March 28th, 2020 01:00:00 PM Brian Barrett
Plus: A Windows zero day, an iOS watering hole, and more of the week's top security news.

The Pandemic Has Led to a Huge, Global Drop in Air Pollution

Saturday March 28th, 2020 12:00:00 PM Jonathan Watts and Niko Kommenda
Reductions in traffic and industry have lowered nitrogen dioxide levels—offering an accidental glimpse into what a low-carbon future might look like.

Open Source Fonts Are Love Letters to the Design Community

Saturday March 28th, 2020 12:00:00 PM Klint Finley
Typefaces that can be freely used and modified give others a chance to hone their craft—and share valuable feedback.

A Rush Back to 'Normal' Would Be the Blunder of the Century

Saturday March 28th, 2020 11:00:00 AM Will Knight
Former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers warns that trying to restart the US economy too soon would put countless lives in danger and risk far more economic damage.

The Science of This Pandemic Is Moving at Dangerous Speeds

Saturday March 28th, 2020 11:00:00 AM Adam Marcus, Ivan Oransky
Much of the research that emerges in the coming weeks will turn out to be unreliable, even wrong. We'll be OK if we remember that.

'Animal Crossing: New Horizons' Is the Game We All Need Right Now

Saturday March 28th, 2020 11:00:00 AM Louryn Strampe
Need to take a break from the real world? Nintendo has you covered.

The Best Weekend Deals: Headphones, Games, Laptops, and More

Saturday March 28th, 2020 11:00:00 AM WIRED Staff
Still stuck inside? So are we. Here are a few things that might make your self-isolation a little easier to bear.

An ER Doctor Describes What It's Like to Treat Covid-19

Saturday March 28th, 2020 12:24:04 AM Matt Simon
The novel coronavirus is hitting emergency rooms in the US—hard. Cedric Dark, a physician at the Baylor College of Medicine, recounts the struggle.

Birth, Death, Weddings: An Oral History of Covid-19 Disruptions

Friday March 27th, 2020 09:55:49 PM Garrett M. Graff
The pandemic is wreaking havoc on milestones and celebrations across the nation.

SpaceX Competitor OneWeb Is Reportedly Bankrupt

Friday March 27th, 2020 09:43:24 PM Daniel Oberhaus
The company planned to put 650 internet satellites into orbit. But it only managed to launch 74 before its coffers ran dry, according to a report out today.

How to Disinfect Everything: Coronavirus Home Cleaning Tips

Friday March 27th, 2020 06:38:00 PM Jess Grey
These are our in-depth best practices for keeping yourself (and just about everything else) clean and virus-free.

Coronavirus Tips and Supplies Guide: What to Buy (and Avoid) in Case of Quarantine

Friday March 27th, 2020 06:26:00 PM WIRED Staff
Don't: hoard toilet paper and medical masks. Do: make sure you have plenty of food, water, and indoor activities.


Last updated March 28, 2020