How Did Scientists Discover a Massive Hole in the Great Pyramid?It has to do with mysterious particles from outer space. Really.
Russia’s Election Meddling Targeted Activists and People of Color, Too
Apple Plans to Share Some Data That the iPhone X Collects About Your Face. That’s a Huge Worry.
“We Never Saw This Coming”Antonio García Martínez, Facebook’s former ads manager, says the company couldn’t imagine its tools would ever be used to meddle in an election.
The Ultimate EscapismSci-fi has been warning us about virtual reality addiction since the 1990s.
Reading the Mind at RiskA group of researchers think a combination of fMRI scans and machine learning could help identify patients with suicidal ideation.
History of the Future: An Upcoming Future Tense Event
A Horrifying 1927 “Apparatus for Obtaining Criminal Confessions” and Other Spooky Patents
Once Dismissive, Facebook Now Says 126 Million Users Shown Russian-Generated Election Propaganda
The Trump Campaign Adviser Who Pleaded Guilty Was Very Bad at Facebook
Donald Trump’s Twitter Fight With Michael Moore Is an Emblem of Our Miserable Age
Facebook Is Finally Fixing the Ad System That Let Russia Secretly Influence Elections
Did You Know Spotify Had TV Shows? That’s Probably Why It's Ending Them
The List of Things Blockchain Is Supposed to Revolutionize
Move Over, Stephen King. A.I. Take a Surprisingly Successful Stab at Writing Horror Fiction
How Could a Lowly Customer Service Rep Delete Trump’s Twitter Account? Welcome to God Mode.
India Begins to Embrace Digital PrivacyA recent court ruling will have major ramifications in the world’s largest democracy.
Staff at Emoji HQ Are Going to Battle Over a “Frowning Pile of Poo”
Report: Trump Organization Compromised by Hackers Four Years Ago, Just Discovered It This Week
This Startup Thinks It Can Train Crows to Clean Up Cigarette Butts. Here’s What Experts Say.
Future Tense Newsletter: Congress and Silicon Valley Collide
Facebook and Google Are Too Big to Stop Election Meddling on Their Own
As the Waters Come, Will Our Politics Rise to the Challenge? A Future Tense Event Recap.
Why People Keep Sharing Screenshots of Mueller’s Indictments
A Graveyard of Lost ChaptersThe five mind-blowing technologies we had to cut from our book about the future.
Roger Stone Has Been Permanently Banned From Twitter
Incompetence or a Cover-Up?Georgia destroyed election data right after a lawsuit alleged its voting system might have been hacked.
Is Kazakhstan Now Qazaqstan?
Voices of Yemen’s “Forgotten War” Speak Out, Despite Legal Barriers
President Trump Wants to Make Drone Delivery Happen. Don’t Expect Much (Besides Crashes).