May 19, 2014
Silicon Valley Says Space Mining Is Awesome and Will Change Life on Earth. That’s Only Half Right.
Tech companies are planning to mine asteroids and the moon. That's cool, but it won't bring peace on Earth.
At the current rate, more than 4,000 migrant workers will die to build the infrastructure for a soccer tournament. This is an abomination.
May 18, 2014
If all the slimy wackos are dying, who will be left for us to hate?
Young and Beautiful has more product placement than character.
A study also found that foul smells made people more conservative about premarital sex, pornography, and abortion.
Meet the overlords of the 21st-century city.
May 17, 2014
We have become familiar with images from Ukraine of women baring their breasts in political protest. Here the opposite tactic seems to have been employed.
There's a long, strange history of made up shoah diaries. Why do we repeatedly fall for them?
May 16, 2014
Colonies, thank goodness, are mostly out of fashion; gin, thank a higher power still, is not.
An eviction of slum-dwellers in the Philippines turns into a tug of war.