Michael Byrne @everydayelk
When not hacking apart bad science or explaining why math is actually the best thing ever, Michael studies engineering physics in Oregon. He is Motherboard's editor-at-large.
Articles by Michael Byrne
A best-case finds that sending US coal to South Korean power plants might cut coal-related emissions 21 percent.
The Nakhla martian meteorite is the gift that keeps on giving. Did it just give again?
One economist makes the argument that online airfare shopping is causing longer flight times.
Acetyl fentanyl, packing many times the punch of heroin, is now making its way into the United States' narcotic supply.
An ant-zombie fungus armistice.
Or at least of basketball training ...
"The RAVE Act is a relic of the War on Drugs. It never worked in the past, and it's not working now."
Imagine life as a shuffled deck of cards.
"Among black children with fathers without a high school diploma, about 50 percent will experience parental incarceration by age 14."
From drinking salt water to silver nanoparticles, it's fake medicine open season.