Meet the male artist who draws female video game characters struggling in quicksand for the titillation of those who want to see damsels in distress.
When a woman puts on a foot or a knee or an arm, she often finds that it’s not quite right.
Stanford's massive X-ray laser produces extremely fast, bright bursts of light that's giving a fresh look at matter itself.
What can you actually do with the carbon-based 'miracle material'?
Palm oil, an environmentally destructive yet wonderful raw material, is getting a makeover.
For a predator, the trusting, carefree corner of the cryptocurrency market was simply irresistible.
Can a team of radical biologists deploy mushrooms to absorb the Amazonian oil spills that have plagued the forest for decades?
Visiting a dystopian past with Bill Binney, and looking back at the beginning of something.
The story of Felipe Peréz, a communications specialist reportedly kidnapped by a Mexican drug cartel, and forced into a shadow hacker squad that engineers the gang's hidden radio network.
How frequent flyers snag cut-rate first class flights, all because of a little computer glitch.
Antibiotic resistant infections are scarier than ever, but many pharmaceutical companies are neglecting antibiotics R&D. A new editorial proposes some solutions.
A resercher claimed to have "hacked" secure messaging app Telegram. But there's no reason to freak out just yet.
The vast majority of the internet's health sites are sending troves of data about your medical searches to corporations.
“Loló is killing more than the bad guys’ guns or the cops."
Intellectual property is complicated enough—then put it in space!
The fate that befell VKontakte may soon take down Facebook and Twitter.
Several animals can already do photosynthesis. Will humans follow suit?
You've got questions about RadioShack's relevance. I've got answers.
The US pharma boom is leaking into the ecosystem, and it's affecting fish in subtler ways than we thought.
No, nobody stopped working. Inside the experiment that laid the groundwork for the modern guaranteed income movement.
Phony résumés, deception services, and the booming business of lies.
"At 50 kilometers up, Venus is remarkably Earth-like, excluding the need for any serious terraforming projects."
The story of the rise and fall of Hipster Runoff, and its elusive creator Carles, is the story of the last decade on the internet.