Our legal system allows for extrajudicial killings by the police without real consequence. More »
The Olympiad gives us leverage. Let’s use it. More »
On Monday, TV personality Dr. Drew tweeted his opposition to COVID-19 vaccine passports, saying, “These vaccine passports segregate people and strip them of their freedom to travel internationally. Vaccinations are important, and I encourage everyone to get th... More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two House Republicans are demanding that the Environmental Protection Agency provide records related to a decision by the agency's new leader to remove dozens of scientists and other experts from two key advisory boards.EPA Administrator Mich... More »
The proposal includes provisions to raise the corporate tax rate to 28 percent, make it harder for companies to move profits overseas and beef up the Internal Revenue Service. More »
Apple is opening up the Find My network to third-party devices.
Apple is growing its Find My network to include devices made by third-party companies, including Belkin, Chipolo an... More »
SharecloseShare pageCopy linkAbout sharingimage copyrightUpper Dee Tributaries ProjectNew research has uncovered rare evidence of people living in Scotland's mountains after the end of the last Ice Age.Archaeologists found stone tools and traces of firepits an... More »
Among other things, Joe Biden’s infrastructure plan aims to spur the market for electric cars like the Chevrolet Bolt.Photograph by William Widmer / ReduxThe U.S. federal government is proposing to spend a sum of money that starts with a “T” on an infrastructu... More »
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An undulating kinetic artwork by Scale Collective blends organic movement and architectural forms in a mesmerizing installation. Created for the Constellations Festival in Met... More »
Using data from the Atacama Large Millimeter/Submillimeter Array (ALMA), astronomers from India have detected acetone, disulfur monoxide, and carbon monoxide in the atmosphere of Jupiter’s moon Io.
This global view of Io was obtained in January 1999 by NASA’s ... More »
A controversial facial recognition tool designed for policing has been quietly deployed across the country with little to no public oversight. According to reporting and data reviewed by BuzzFeed News, more than 7,000 individuals from nearly 2,000 public agenc... More »
For months after it banned violent extremist groups, Facebook's advertising preference system, which lets advertisers deliver targeted ads, continued to identify and categorize some people as interested in militias.Last August, in preparation for the 2020 US p... More »