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FOIA: How Police Convinced the FAA to Put a No Fly Zone Over Standing Rock

"We need to ensure the movement of law enforcement trying to protect the innocent is not being broadcast live by the use of drones."
Jason Koebler & Sarah Emerson
9.27.17
The End of Driving

The Robot Revolution Will Take Your Car, Your Mom’s Car, and All the Oil in 13 Years

A new report says self-driving electric vehicle fleets are poised to replace individual cars sooner than we think.
Nafeez Ahmed
5.4.17
resistance

New Jersey Locals Stopped a Multi-Million Dollar Pipeline In Its Tracks

The Ramapough tribes and other local communities in New York and New Jersey have successfully stalled the project—for now.
Grennan Milliken
4.20.17
Dakota Access Pipeline

Dakota Access Pipeline Is Back On, Skipping Environmental Review

The Army Corps of Engineers will allow the Dakota Access pipeline to be finished without a standard environmental impact statement.
Sarah Emerson
2.7.17
Donald Trump

Rick Perry Has Resigned from the Board of the Dakota Access Pipeline Company

Trump's incoming Energy Secretary is trying to get out of his conflicts of interest.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
1.6.17
Photos

Motherboard's Year in Photos

The year's best Motherboard photos, from rickshaw robots to prosthetics for former yakuza.
Leif Johnson
1.1.17
Interviews

The Standing Rock Water Protectors Aren’t Leaving

We asked water protectors around camp what they plan to do after Dakota Access Pipeline construction was halted.
Avery White
12.9.16
Donald Trump

Republicans Vow to Finish the Dakota Access Pipeline Under Trump

Sunday was a victory for DAPL protestors and environmentalists, but the GOP has plans for next year.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
12.5.16
earth

Dakota Pipeline Construction Halted for Environmental Review

Construction on the pipeline stopped until the Army Corps of Engineers can conduct an environmental impact assessment.
Daniel Oberhaus
12.4.16
Design

Mirrored Signs Could Protect Dakota Access Protesters and Other Demonstrators

He was inspired by the tale of Archimedes.
Madison Margolin
11.24.16
NEW YORK CITY

Voices From New York City's Dakota Access Pipeline Protests

Hundreds gathered outside New York County Supreme Court to protest construction of the contentious oil pipeline.
Erik Franco
11.16.16
Trump

Latest Dakota Access Pipeline Delay Could Leave Final Decision to Trump

The Army Corps of Engineers said they will be meeting Standing Rock Sioux Tribe members to discuss the concerns.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
11.14.16