Apocalypse Soon: Meet The Scientists Preparing For the End Times
October 03, 2014

A growing community of scientists, philosophers, and tech billionaires believe we need to start thinking seriously about the threat of human extinction.

Is Computer Coding an Art?
Coders are 'makers.' But what exactly are they making?
September 30, 2014

Coders are 'makers.' But what exactly are they making?

There's Not An App for That: Smartphones Won't Solve Campus Rape
September 30, 2014

In fact, it might just cause more problems. 

Peter Thiel Is a Closet Humanist
September 22, 2014

Even though he wants to keep kids out of college.

Stressed Out? Your Smartphone Could Know Even Before You Do
September 22, 2014

Researchers at Dartmouth have developed a data-gathering app that can help predict a student's mental health.

Engineers Created This Soft Pink Robot to Save You in a Fire
September 14, 2014

Watch this amazing two-foot-long fleshy-looking robot crawl around. 

The Apple Watch Could Spark a Health Care Revolution
The market is already full of amazing health-tracking devices—and now it may become cool to use them
September 10, 2014

This is what the future of medical care looks like

The New Luddites: Why Former Digital Prophets Are Turning Against Tech
September 05, 2014

Neo-Luddism began to emerge in the postwar period, but now it's stronger than ever.

What Amazon Knows—and You Don't—About the Future of Video Games
Five charts that explain why the industry is worth a fortune
August 26, 2014

Amazon spent a billion bucks on Twitch. These charts prove it was worth it. 

Highway to Hell
Michael Kelly's Grisly Depiction of Post-Battle Carnage in the Gulf War
August 26, 2014

"The finest foreign coverage The New Republic ever ran."