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March 31 2017 10:40 AMEveryone Wants to Buy Congress’ Browser Histories, but It Probably Isn’t Possible
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March 31 2017 7:12 AMTell Us What You Think About the New Space Race!All month, we’ve published pieces on the topic. Now we want to hear from you.
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March 30 2017 4:42 PMWhy We Need to Be Much More Careful About How We Use the Word Cyberattack
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March 30 2017 11:53 AMWhy the United Arab Emirates Is Building a Space Program From ScratchIt isn’t just about getting into orbit.
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March 30 2017 7:10 AMWhy Engineers Should Refuse to Work on Trump’s WallToo often, engineers avoid engaging in ethical or moral issues. This time, they can’t.
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March 29 2017 1:44 PMFuture Tense Newsletter: Congress Votes to Let Your Internet Service Provider Sell Your Data
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March 28 2017 6:36 PMCongress Votes to Allow Broadband Providers to Sell Your Data Without Your Permission
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March 27 2017 9:39 AMApocalypses NowThe Global Seed Vault may seem like a failsafe for end times, but it’s actually a reminder that the world is always ending.
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March 24 2017 9:06 AMWhy America’s Current Approach to Cybersecurity Is So DangerousIt treats users like they are the problem, when they should be part of the solution.
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March 23 2017 4:14 PMNetizen Report: Why Did YouTube Censor Your Videos? You May Never Know.
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March 23 2017 7:41 AMThe Terrestrial Challenges to Nigeria’s Ambitious Space ProgramThe country had early success with satellite launches, but it’s since been thwarted.
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March 22 2017 9:04 AMDoes Alexa Have Free Speech Rights?On the First Amendment and artificial intelligence.
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March 21 2017 9:00 AMThe Corrupt Personalization of NetflixThe company embodies one of the most seductive myths of the algorithmic age.
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March 20 2017 1:19 PMAre You Upset About Russia Interfering With Elections?If so, you should also worry about Russia’s domestic surveillance, and internet governance policy, and more.
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March 20 2017 7:02 AMA Martian State of MindDid the CIA really astrally project to Mars in 1984? We asked a psychic spy.
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March 31 2017 7:48 AMTest Your Knowledge of the New Space RaceTake our Futurography quiz!
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March 30 2017 5:35 PMNo, Twitter Didn’t Just Ruin Twitter by Changing How Replies Work. It Improved Itself.
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March 30 2017 4:17 PMNetizen Report: India Had 31 Internet Shutdowns in 2016
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March 30 2017 9:00 AMInternational Collaborations in Space Always Reflect Politics on EarthA brief history of the countries that send people to space, and why.
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March 29 2017 5:25 PMWe Found the Guy Who Built a Robot That Prints Trump Tweets and Sets Them on Fire
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March 29 2017 9:00 AMHumans Produce So Much Junk, We Are Creating a New Geological LayerThe technofossils we leave behind will create a mark on the planet.
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March 28 2017 2:36 PMSocial Networks Need Clearer Terms of ServiceResearch shows how hard it is for users to know how their information is shared.
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March 27 2017 7:15 AMKeeping an Eye on Climate ChangePrivate satellite companies are providing critical information about sea-level rise and more.
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March 24 2017 7:52 AMThe Proper Role of NASAThe space agency supports exploration. After that, private businesses should take over.
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March 23 2017 3:56 PMThe Government Probably Did Spy on Trump, Because It Surveils Almost All Americans
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March 22 2017 3:22 PMFuture Tense Newsletter: a New Short Story From Station Eleven Author Emily St. John Mandel
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March 21 2017 1:16 PMJeff Bezos Takes the Ride of His Life in a Mechanized Robot Suit
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March 21 2017 7:30 AMRussia’s Space Program Is Struggling MightilyIt’s the only country that regularly sends humans to orbit. But its long-term prospects don’t look great.
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March 20 2017 9:44 AMAre You Creeped Out by the Idea of a “Moral Enhancement” Pill?If so, you aren’t alone.
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March 17 2017 2:31 PMThe Gender Gap in Cybersecurity Jobs Isn’t Getting BetterThat’s bad for all of us.

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