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Microsoft, an ICE Tech Partner, 'Dismayed' by Child Separation Policy

After Twitter users pointed out Microsoft’s relationship with ICE, the tech giant is publicly distancing itself from the agency's parent-child separations.
Joseph Cox
7 hours ago
Stanford Prison Experiment
Stanford Prison Experiment

As Sadism Surges on the American Border, Our Collective Understanding of Cruelty Collapses

The Stanford prison experiment, which helped us understand the worst atrocities in history for decades, is called out as a 'sham' at a moment when America is separating asylum seekers from their children at the border.
Emanuel Maiberg
13 hours ago
inseguridad en Internet
inseguridad en Internet

Why We Published the Motherboard Guide to Not Getting Hacked in Spanish

Native Spanish speakers in the US face specific threats to their digital security.
Motherboard Staff
1.29.18
Not a Drill
Not a Drill

Russia Is Deploying Anti-Aircraft Missiles to Defend Its Arctic Oil Claims

The surface-to-air system is built for cold and can shoot down cruise missiles in the rapidly warming, potentially oil-rich Far North.
David Axe
1.3.18
On Edge
On Edge

Dreamers Are Not Safe Online

After the Department of Homeland Security rescinded DACA in September, some dreamers are trying to balance digital privacy with a desire to connect with others.
Caroline Haskins
12.5.17
Larsen C Ice Shelf
Larsen C Ice Shelf

A Trillion-Ton Iceberg Just Broke Off Antarctica

Now what?
Kaleigh Rogers
Kate Lunau
7.12.17
nuclear vaults
nuclear vaults

Scientists Worry About a Future Ice Age Crushing Our Nuclear Waste Vaults

The Greenland ice sheet is a useful stand-in for the future.
Kate Lunau
6.30.17
Ice Is Life
Ice Is Life

Watching Ice Crystals Form Is Like Coming To Terms With Your Own Existence

Yeah. *hits bong* It’s like that.
Samantha Cole
6.24.17
sea level rise
sea level rise

A Texas-Sized Area of Antarctica Turned to Slush Last Year

Antarctica is melting from above.
Lisa Cumming
6.16.17
PR Fluff
PR Fluff

Some Dark Web 'Crackdowns' Are Just Hot Air

Don't always believe the hype.
Joseph Cox
3.20.17
ice
ice

'Raid Alerts' Wants to Warn Undocumented Immigrants With an App

A project that started under Obama gained new life under President Trump.
Patrick Howell O'Neill
2.18.17
News
News

Climate Researchers Are Setting Up an Arctic Base Camp at Davos

The goal: Convince the elite to give a shit about the Arctic.
Jordan Pearson
1.17.17