Donald Trump Is Not a TrollCalling him a troll trivializes his repulsive comments.
Why It Seems Like Everyone Is Getting Hacked Lately
Mark Zuckerberg Covers His Webcam With Tape. You Should, Too.
How Drone Racing Could Lead to Major Technological Breakthroughs
How a Volcano Helped Inspire FrankensteinThe famous novel is actually a tale of climate change.
The Self-Driving Car Generation GapOlder people see driving as representing freedom.
We’ve Needed Commercial Drone Rules for Years. The FAA Just Released a First Step.
Google Wants to Help You Research Medical Symptoms Without Activating Your Hypochondria
ISPs Know AllYou deserve more privacy from your broadband provider.
The Trouble With High-Tech ProstheticsA prosthetic arm can’t just be cool—it needs to be usable.
This Cute Badminton Opponent Might Actually Entice You to Play Badminton
Legislating RealismModCloth doesn’t Photoshop its models’ bodies, but it’s still selling a fantasy.
Making the World a Little More Like a Bond Movie, Elon Musk Says the Tesla Model S Turns Into a Boat
At Least We’re Getting Better Gun Control for Emojis
Future Tense Newsletter: All Tomorrow’s Liabilities
This Sci-Fi Short Is So Beautiful You’ll Forget It Was Created to Promote a Video Game Company
What Would Self-Driving Cars Mean for Women in Saudi Arabia?Not very much—because technological progress doesn’t inherently lead to social progress.
The California Drought’s Lessons for Food Security
Future Tense Newsletter: Why Does the Government Take So Long to Regulate Emerging Technologies?
Tell Netflix What TV Shows and Movies You’d Like to Watch
Can a Wall-Climbing Robot Teach Your Kid to Code?A Harvard team hopes to fill the gap between demand for computer science education and the lack of qualified teachers.
Text Had a Good Run. But Even Twitter Thinks Video Is the Future.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s IP MythThe group wants developing countries to accept strict intellectual property rules that may harm them. Here’s why its arguments don’t work.
The FCC Wants Your Mobile Data to Get a Lot Faster
Can Self-Driving Cars Share the Road With Old-School Vehicles?It may cause some headaches, but it’s possible.
We Need You to Colonize Mars, NASA’s Retro Recruitment Posters Implore
This Comment Was Sponsored By …The Federal Election Commission can’t figure out what to do about paid speech online.
The Green Roller CoasterCompanies like Six Flags are cutting down trees to make room for solar panels—and missing part of the point of environmentalism.
Will the Supreme Court Really Take on Net Neutrality?
Letting Autopilot Off the HookWhy do we blame humans when automation fails?