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In the Age of Trump, China Eyes Electric Car Dominance

9 hours 35 min ago
Now that the Trump Administration is working to shred those environmentally-focused rules, the auto industry seems to be swinging its attention east. The post In the Age of Trump, China Eyes Electric Car Dominance appeared first on WIRED.
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All About the US Missile Defense That’ll Protect South Korea—And Tick Off China

11 hours 14 min ago
As South Korea builds up its missile defense, China keeps a close eye. The post All About the US Missile Defense That’ll Protect South Korea---And Tick Off China appeared first on WIRED.
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Inside the Hunt for the Source of a Mysterious Cosmic Burst

11 hours 34 min ago
After a surprise discovery, astrophysicists are racing to understand superenergetic flashes of radio waves that sometimes beep out from distant galaxies. The post Inside the Hunt for the Source of a Mysterious Cosmic Burst appeared first on WIRED.
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Once the Darling of YouTube, Machinima Still Lives On—For Some

12 hours 34 min ago
'Red vs. Blue,' the phenomenon of the machinima era, is back for another season—nearly 15 years after it helped build a genre. The post Once the Darling of YouTube, Machinima Still Lives On—For Some appeared first on WIRED.
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Marching Brought Scientists Together—But What Do They Do Now?

12 hours 34 min ago
Arguing for political activism may have been what science needed, but it could also make the fights ahead harder to win. The post Marching Brought Scientists Together—But What Do They Do Now? appeared first on WIRED.
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March for Science: Live Updates from Washington DC and Around the US

Sat, 22/04/2017 - 4:00pm
WIRED Science writers across the United States follow the March for Science from Washington DC, Boston, and San Francisco. The post March for Science: Live Updates from Washington DC and Around the US appeared first on WIRED.
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Why Magic: The Gathering Beats Poker or Chess Any Day

Sat, 22/04/2017 - 1:00pm
There are just some things 'Magic' has that other games don't. The post Why Magic: The Gathering Beats Poker or Chess Any Day appeared first on WIRED.
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Security News This Week: A Coachella Smartphone Thief Forgot About ‘Find My iPhone’

Sat, 22/04/2017 - 12:00pm
Each weekend we round up the news stories that we didn't break or cover in depth but that still deserve your attention. The post Security News This Week: A Coachella Smartphone Thief Forgot About 'Find My iPhone' appeared first on WIRED.
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Want to Stop Facebook Violence? You Won’t Like the Choices

Sat, 22/04/2017 - 11:00am
No one wants murder videos on Facebook. But no one wants Facebook to censor their baby videos, either. The post Want to Stop Facebook Violence? You Won't Like the Choices appeared first on WIRED.
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Space Photos of the Week: Galaxies That Pass Gas Together, Stay Together

Sat, 22/04/2017 - 11:00am
Bursts of energy from a black hole, lava on Mars, and Jupiter's cloud tops. The post Space Photos of the Week: Galaxies That Pass Gas Together, Stay Together appeared first on WIRED.
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How San Francisco Kept Moving Through Its Massive #PowerOutage

Sat, 22/04/2017 - 1:04am
Plan for the worst, keep talking, and be prepared to slow down. The post How San Francisco Kept Moving Through Its Massive #PowerOutage appeared first on WIRED.
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Why Memphis Has Two Marches for Science

Fri, 21/04/2017 - 10:12pm
The March for Science happening on Saturday has some big ideological problems. The post Why Memphis Has Two Marches for Science appeared first on WIRED.
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What Has F8 in Store for Me?

Fri, 21/04/2017 - 9:59pm
Facebook showed off some nutty new tech this week at its annual developer conference. We unpack it with special guest Cade Metz. The post What Has F8 in Store for Me? appeared first on WIRED.
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An Enormous Hunk of Ice Gets Stuck in Iceberg Alley

Fri, 21/04/2017 - 8:20pm
Tourists gawk at the glorious iceberg that appeared in Ferryland, Canada. The mayor remains unimpressed. The post An Enormous Hunk of Ice Gets Stuck in Iceberg Alley appeared first on WIRED.
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Ad-Blocking Just Might Save the Ad Industry

Fri, 21/04/2017 - 7:05pm
Sometimes you have to kill something to save it. The post Ad-Blocking Just Might Save the Ad Industry appeared first on WIRED.
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The Hidden Laborers Training AI to Keep Ads Off Hateful YouTube Videos

Fri, 21/04/2017 - 6:08pm
As brands flee over their ads showing up next to hateful YouTube videos, Google turns to temp workers to help its machines recognize offensive content. The post The Hidden Laborers Training AI to Keep Ads Off Hateful YouTube Videos appeared first on WIRED.
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A Costa Rican Volcano Sees Its Biggest Blast in Years

Fri, 21/04/2017 - 5:57pm
Poás in Costa Rica had its biggest explosion in years, while Etna keeps having a busy year and Nishinoshima wakes up for the first time since 2015. The post A Costa Rican Volcano Sees Its Biggest Blast in Years appeared first on WIRED.
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You’ve Never Heard of Tech Legend Bob Taylor, But He Invented ‘Almost Everything’

Fri, 21/04/2017 - 4:00pm
Opinion: An appreciation of Bob Taylor, the man who helped Silicon Valley's greats understand the importance of teamwork. The post You’ve Never Heard of Tech Legend Bob Taylor, But He Invented ‘Almost Everything’ appeared first on WIRED.
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Let There Be Light: 2 Killer Projectors for Your Home Theater

Fri, 21/04/2017 - 3:00pm
The latest TVs are gorgeously slim. But a richly colored layer of photons is downright ethereal. The post Let There Be Light: 2 Killer Projectors for Your Home Theater appeared first on WIRED.
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