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Higher temperatures from climate change are going to be an economic gut punch for many countries. Even the rich ones. The post Climate Change Is Going to Be Expensive—For Everybody appeared first on WIRED.
A swarm of over 200 small quakes has shaken the notoriously earthquake prone region over the past week. The post More Than 200 Earthquakes Just Rattled California appeared first on WIRED.
A bold citizen science program keeps hospitals well-stocked with the antivenom that saves dozens every year. The post Of Course Australia Has Drop-Off Centers for Deadly Spiders appeared first on WIRED.
Theranos allegedly hid data showing its tests didn't work. The government could change rules that let that happen, but it could ruin diagnostic testing. The post Fixing the Laws That Let Theranos Hide Data Won’t Be Easy appeared first on WIRED.
Bernie Sanders says climate change is our biggest national security issue. Is he right? And what does it mean if he is? The post How Climate Change Became a National Security Problem appeared first on WIRED.
Everyone wants a hoverboard. Here are three real hoverboards that exist right now. The post How the Most Promising Hoverboards Actually Work appeared first on WIRED.
One form of the word "internet" is advancing over the other, and will ultimately win out. The post Should You Be Capitalizing the Word ‘Internet’? appeared first on WIRED.
What once might have been whispered in labs is now a public conversation: loud, open, and clear. The post A New Twist in the Fight Against Sexism in Science appeared first on WIRED.
The Kepler Space Telescope found a pattern of flickers that could be evidence of an alien race. Except not. The post Guys, Lots of Signals From Space Seem Like Aliens appeared first on WIRED.
At Stanford, researchers are testing Google Glass software that scans people's faces and tells the wearer what emotions they're expressing. The post Clinical Trial Will Test if Google Glass Can Help Kids with Autism appeared first on WIRED.
Using crowd-sourced and traditional mathematics research, Terence Tao has devised a solution to a long-standing problem posed by the legendary Paul Erd?s. The post A Magical Answer to an 80-Year-Old Puzzle appeared first on WIRED.
A Scottish nurse who recovered from Ebola has seemingly relapsed. The post Ebola Is Coming Back—But It Never Really Went Away appeared first on WIRED.
Theranos' apparent problems with finger-prick blood diagnostics might mean trouble for other companies on the same track. The post Theranos Isn’t the Only One Chasing Needle-Free Blood Tests appeared first on WIRED.
No deception is more complex than that of a genus of freshwater mussels called lampsilis. The post Absurd Creature of the Week: Don’t Tell This Mussel That It Ain’t a Fish appeared first on WIRED.
No matter how wet the winter, California farms pump more water than rainfall can replace. The post Devastating Chart Shows Why El Niño Won’t Fix the Drought appeared first on WIRED.
This video shows a very massive pressurized vessel being transported by a giant trailer. Why is the trailer so large? Why are there so many trucks? The post How on Earth Could Trucks Move This 1,000-Ton Load? appeared first on WIRED...
The orbiter captured illuminated images of the moon's jagged fractures and deep craters. The post Check Out These Awesome Images of Enceladus from Cassini appeared first on WIRED.
We ran the numbers. While American women’s average BMI has gone up, Playboy’s largely imagined BMI has gone down. The post Playboy’s Image of the Ideal Woman Sure Has Changed appeared first on WIRED.
It's been three months since New Horizons flew through the Pluto system, and the science it sent back finally went through peer review. The post Pluto’s Flyby Data Finally Enters the Scientific Record appeared first on WIRED.
Today’s Antarctic research stations are often the only things protecting their inhabitants from the inhospitable outside. The post Britain’s Antarctic Research Station Looks Like a Spaceship appeared first on WIRED.