- Review: 912170 V-wingby CapnRex101 (Brickset) on May 9, 2021 at 2:00 pm
- Registration for Final Fantasy 7 battle royale, The First Soldier, is now openon May 9, 2021 at 1:59 pm
- Rumour suggests two new colourful DualSense controllers could go on sale "very soon"on May 9, 2021 at 1:43 pm
- Careful, Wattson fans - her fence in Apex Legends is useless right nowon May 9, 2021 at 12:55 pm
- Remnant: From the Ashes gets a free next-gen upgrade later this weekon May 9, 2021 at 12:00 pm
- Activision severs links with Call of Duty Ghost voice actor following misogynistic commentson May 9, 2021 at 11:29 am
- This week's top news articlesby Huwbot (Brickset) on May 9, 2021 at 9:00 am
- Dissecting Dead Space 2's most memorable levelon May 9, 2021 at 8:18 am
- Random set of the day: Stunt Raceby Huwbot (Brickset) on May 9, 2021 at 1:00 am
- What's hot this weekby Huwbot (Brickset) on May 8, 2021 at 10:50 pm
- Die Hard's John McClane teased for Call of Duty: Warzoneon May 8, 2021 at 8:06 pm
- Capcom made a huge chalk lycan on a hill in Somerset to promote Resident Evil Villageon May 8, 2021 at 7:26 pm
- Modder's Nier: Automata HD texture pack finally complete after four years of developmenton May 8, 2021 at 6:43 pm
- Sega: No plans for Lost Judgment on PC "at this time"on May 8, 2021 at 6:05 pm
- Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance re-release on Nintendo Switch delayed at the last minuteon May 8, 2021 at 3:54 pm
- Titanfall 2 Gauntlet world record broken twice in two weekson May 8, 2021 at 3:32 pm
- Which parts are produced in the most colours?by Huw (Brickset) on May 8, 2021 at 3:30 pm
- The one with the teaser for a new Friends setby Huw (Brickset) on May 8, 2021 at 1:13 pm
- "The Yakuza series has been transformed into a turn-based RPG," says devon May 8, 2021 at 11:58 am
- Resident Evil Village is off to a flyer on Steamon May 8, 2021 at 11:11 am
- Raven is trying to raise Call of Duty: Warzone's skill ceilingon May 8, 2021 at 10:51 am
- LEGO Stranger Things teaserby CapnRex101 (Brickset) on May 8, 2021 at 10:40 am
- Understanding Closed Hands, a game about reactions to a terrible eventon May 8, 2021 at 9:00 am
- Best 60%, 65%, 75% and TKL keyboards for gaming, typing and programmingon May 8, 2021 at 1:18 am
- Random set of the day: Gorm Deluxeby Huwbot (Brickset) on May 8, 2021 at 1:00 am
- Sniper Ghost Warrior Contracts 2 gets PS5 delay due to "unforeseen technical issues"on May 7, 2021 at 9:40 pm
- Returnal reinstating pre-rollback fixes in new patch tomorrowon May 7, 2021 at 8:02 pm
- Skullgirls 2nd Encore's next DLC fighter Umbrella has a ravenous sentient brollyon May 7, 2021 at 6:45 pm
- Acclaimed post-apocalyptic city builder Frostpunk is heading to mobileon May 7, 2021 at 4:44 pm
- CDPR in talks to use The Witcher 3 mods in official next-gen versionon May 7, 2021 at 2:59 pm
- Architect Helmut Jahn dies in bicycle crash aged 81by Tom Ravenscroft (Dezeen) on May 9, 2021 at 6:59 pm
- Leopard and Deer, Robert Winthrop Chanleron May 9, 2021 at 6:55 pm
- Who think’s Timmy’s v-neck is the shit?on May 9, 2021 at 6:53 pm
- Darkness on the Edge of Town, Chloe Wilsonon May 9, 2021 at 6:47 pm
- Work to do, Zhiyong Jingon May 9, 2021 at 6:40 pm
- On a loop, Personal Messageon May 9, 2021 at 6:38 pm
- Future Simple Studio creates family apartment within historic Montreal buildingby Jenna McKnight (Dezeen) on May 9, 2021 at 5:00 pm
- by sigurdur gudmundsson[via]on May 9, 2021 at 2:10 pm
- Arquitectura-G installs bright red family home on top of garageby Amy Frearson (Dezeen) on May 9, 2021 at 11:00 am
- New How nestles CLT holiday home into Czech Republic mountainsby Anna Marks (Dezeen) on May 9, 2021 at 9:00 am
- Brutalist concrete defines this tactile East London homeon May 9, 2021 at 8:00 am
- Finnish design gets redefined by new disruptor Vaarniion May 9, 2021 at 7:00 am
- The Uniqlo philosophy: ‘Our products should be made for all’on May 9, 2021 at 6:00 am
- Studio Paradowski nods to Kraków's mid-century architecture in revamped Puro hotelby Ali Morris (Dezeen) on May 9, 2021 at 5:00 am
- ‘Mother!’: artists interpret the many facets of motherhood in Denmark showon May 9, 2021 at 5:00 am
- How to use a gua sha and find the stone best suited to youon May 9, 2021 at 4:00 am
- Link Packby swissmiss (swissmiss) on May 8, 2021 at 11:42 pm
- Charles Lee (because)on May 8, 2021 at 10:34 pm
- Your turn to fill the ice bucket, Steve Fitchon May 8, 2021 at 10:30 pm
- Devil’s in the details, Yota Tsukinoon May 8, 2021 at 10:25 pm
- Word on the Street, Jarvis Cockeron May 8, 2021 at 10:21 pm
- Hell’s our destination, Eric Nash (because)on May 8, 2021 at 10:18 pm
- Rollerbowl, Andrew Davieson May 8, 2021 at 10:11 pm
- Saturday Evening Poston May 8, 2021 at 10:07 pm
- Studio Cáceres Lazo designs headquarters for Chilean startup Fintualby Jenna McKnight (Dezeen) on May 8, 2021 at 5:00 pm
- Mara Hoffman’s botanical dye capsule collectionon May 8, 2021 at 3:00 pm
- Ukraine’s moving Babyn Yar Synagogue by Manuel Herzon May 8, 2021 at 2:00 pm
- Interior design books championing shelf loveon May 8, 2021 at 1:00 pm
- Portable lights to illuminate your spring nightson May 8, 2021 at 12:00 pm
- SOA Architectes adds contemporary Aya Tower to Beirut skylineby Amy Frearson (Dezeen) on May 8, 2021 at 11:00 am
- Reincarnation nowby Avram Alpert (Aeon) on May 7, 2021 at 10:00 am
Modern mindfulness strips Buddhism of its spiritual core. We need an ethics of reincarnation for an interconnected worldBy Avram Alpert Read at Aeon
- How to Solve Equations That Are Stubborn as a Goatby Patrick Honner (Quanta Magazine) on May 6, 2021 at 3:49 pm
Math teachers have stymied students for hundreds of years by sticking goats in strangely shaped fields. Learn why one grazing goat problem has stumped […]
- Phrenology: the weirdest pseudoscience of them all?by Aeon Video (Aeon) on May 6, 2021 at 10:01 am
A history of the ‘dangerous nonsense’ of phrenology shows how facile solutions often gain traction over rigorous empiricismBy Aeon Video Watch at Aeon
- Quantum musicby Katie McCormick (Aeon) on May 6, 2021 at 10:00 am
Physics has long looked to harmony to explain the beauty of the Universe. But what if dissonance yields better insights?By Katie McCormick Read at Aeon
- Why People Feel Like Victims - Issue 99: Universalityby Mark MacNamara (Nautilus) on May 5, 2021 at 9:00 pm
In a polarized nation, victimhood is a badge of honor. It gives people strength. “The victim has become among the most important identity positions in […]
- The Largest Cells on Earth - Issue 99: Universalityby Rebecca R. Helm (Nautilus) on May 5, 2021 at 9:00 pm
Imagine you’re a scientist, sitting in the cold dark belly of a ship above an ocean abyss. Your eyes are fixed on a panel of screens as a remotely operated […]
- You Can’t Dissect a Virtual Cadaver - Issue 99: Universalityby Michael Denham (Nautilus) on May 5, 2021 at 9:00 pm
Last year, my first in medical school at Columbia University, I used a bone saw to slice through the top half of a cadaver’s skull, revealing a gray brain […]
- Quantum Double-Slit Experiment Offers Hope for Earth-Size Telescopeby Thomas Lewton (Quanta Magazine) on May 5, 2021 at 4:11 pm
A new proposal would use quantum hard drives to combine the light of multiple telescopes, letting astronomers create incredibly high-resolution optical […]
- How Gravity Is a Double Copy of Other Forcesby Charlie Wood (Quanta Magazine) on May 4, 2021 at 1:54 pm
An enigmatic connection between the forces of nature is allowing physicists to explore gravity’s quantum side. The post How Gravity Is a Double Copy of Other […]
- Samurai rules for peace and warby Aeon Video (Aeon) on May 4, 2021 at 10:01 am
From choreographed violence to gardening and table manners, the samurai code was built on maintaining a good reputationBy Aeon Video Watch at Aeon
- The miracle of the commonsby Michelle Nijhuis (Aeon) on May 4, 2021 at 10:00 am
Far from being profoundly destructive, we humans have deep capacities for sharing resources with generosity and foresightBy Michelle Nijhuis Read at Aeon
- Researchers Read the Sugary ‘Language’ on Cell Surfacesby Rachel Crowell (Quanta Magazine) on May 3, 2021 at 2:30 pm
Glycans, the complex sugars that stud cellular surfaces, are like a language that life uses to mediate vital interactions. Researchers are learning how to read […]
- Coletteby Aeon Video (Aeon) on May 3, 2021 at 10:01 am
An Oscar-winning portrait of a French resistance fighter’s visit to the concentration camp where her brother died in 1945By Aeon Video Watch at Aeon
- A city but not upon a hillby Mark Peterson (Aeon) on May 3, 2021 at 10:00 am
Entangled with, yet critical of, colonial oppression and the evils of slavery, the true history of Boston can now be toldBy Mark Peterson Read at Aeon
- Brains in a dishby Alysson Muotri (Aeon) on April 30, 2021 at 10:00 am
What pea-sized brain organoids reveal about consciousness, the self and our future as a speciesBy Alysson Muotri Read at Aeon
- How Maxwell’s Demon Continues to Startle Scientists - Facts So Romanticby Jonathan O'Callaghan (Nautilus) on April 29, 2021 at 4:00 pm
Reprinted with permission from Quanta Magazine’s Abstractions blog. The thorny thought experiment has been turned into a real experiment — one that […]
- How to Rewrite the Laws of Physics in the Language of Impossibilityby Amanda Gefter (Quanta Magazine) on April 29, 2021 at 2:55 pm
Chiara Marletto is trying to build a master theory — a set of ideas so fundamental that all other theories would spring from it. Her first step: Invoke the […]
- Light and microscopyby Aeon Video (Aeon) on April 29, 2021 at 10:01 am
Microbes are, by definition, too small for our eyes to see. How we perceive them depends entirely on the microscopy method usedBy Aeon Video Watch at Aeon
- The patriot paradoxby Jeremy Adelman (Aeon) on April 29, 2021 at 10:00 am
Globalism is out. Nationalism is in. Progressives who think they can jump aboard are dangerously naiveBy Jeremy Adelman Read at Aeon
- How Surprising Connections Can Save the Ocean - Issue 99: Universalityby Mary Ellen Hannibal (Nautilus) on April 29, 2021 at 12:00 am
Many marine biologists identify a gateway drug into their obsession, and for Heather Koldewey, it was the seahorse. Who can blame her? Seahorses seem to have […]
- Our Most Effective Weapon Is Imagination - Issue 99: Universalityby Guido Tonelli (Nautilus) on April 29, 2021 at 12:00 am
In his Theaetetus, Plato remarks to Socrates: “This pathos is proper to the philosopher: It is the thaumazein. And philosophy has no other point of departure […]
- What Makes Music Universal - Issue 99: Universalityby Kevin Berger (Nautilus) on April 29, 2021 at 12:00 am
My friend Robert Burton, a neurologist and author, wanted to share a song with me last year, and sent me a link to an NPR Tiny Desk Concert. “It’s […]
- The strokeby Aeon Video (Aeon) on April 27, 2021 at 10:01 am
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- Authenticity is a shamby Alexander Stern (Aeon) on April 27, 2021 at 10:00 am
From monks to existentialists and hipsters, the search for a true self has been a centuries-long project. Should we give it up?By Alexander Stern Read at Aeon
- Utuqaqby Aeon Video (Aeon) on April 26, 2021 at 10:01 am
If the ice could speak, what would it say? A sci-fi poem in Greenlandic about scientific exploration of the melting ArcticBy Aeon Video Watch at Aeon
- Milton versus the mobby Nicholas McDowell (Aeon) on April 26, 2021 at 10:00 am
He spoke truth to power and made heresy a virtue. Lessons on free speech and intellectual combat from John MiltonBy Nicholas McDowell Read at Aeon
- Shamefulby Katherine Angel (Aeon) on April 23, 2021 at 10:00 am
Women who write about their pain suffer a double shaming: once for getting injured, twice for their act of self-exposureBy Katherine Angel Read at Aeon
- Why We Love to Be Grossed Out - Facts So Romanticby Marco Altamirano (Nautilus) on April 22, 2021 at 4:15 pm
Disgust may not be a straightforward extension of the immune system’s aversion to harmful substances, but rather “a psychological nebula, lacking definite […]
- Ladies and gentlemen… Mr Leonard Cohenby Aeon Video (Aeon) on April 22, 2021 at 10:01 am
Take a walk through the snowy streets of Montreal in 1965 for a riveting glimpse into Leonard Cohen’s life as an artistBy Aeon Video Watch at Aeon
- Changed by artby Ellen Winner (Aeon) on April 22, 2021 at 10:00 am
Gazing at a painting feels like an almost magical encounter with another mind but what real effects does art have on us?By Ellen Winner Read at Aeon
- 4 Rugged French Presses for Your Coffee-Fueled Summer Escapeby Joe Ray (Wired) on May 9, 2021 at 6:36 pm
Whether you're an avid camper or vacation home–renter, try one of these glass-free French presses made for traveling.
- Hitting the Road This Winter? Take Your Kitchen With Youby Joe Ray (Wired) on May 9, 2021 at 6:36 pm
- The Best Camping Gear to Jump-Start Your Adventuresby Adrienne So (Wired) on May 9, 2021 at 1:00 pm
Enjoy nature with WIRED’s favorite outdoor products and essentials.
- What If Gravity Is Actually a Double Copy of Other Forces?by Charlie Wood (Wired) on May 9, 2021 at 12:00 pm
An enigmatic connection between the forces of nature is allowing physicists to explore the quantum side of gravity.
- What's Google Floc? And How Does It Affect Your Privacy?by David Nield (Wired) on May 9, 2021 at 12:00 pm
There's a battle raging over how advertisers can target us on the web—or whether they should be able to target us at all.
- Google Gets Serious About Two-Factor Authentication. Good!by Lily Hay Newman (Wired) on May 9, 2021 at 11:00 am
The tech giant wants to push its billions of users—and the rest of the industry—to enable multifactor authentication by default.
- 25 Last-Minute Mother’s Day Gifts on Sale Nowby Louryn Strampe, Gear Team (Wired) on May 9, 2021 at 11:00 am
Mom deserves breakfast in bed, but she may like these discounts on WIRED-recommended gear too.
- The Colonial Pipeline Hack Is a New Extreme for Ransomwareby Andy Greenberg (Wired) on May 8, 2021 at 9:33 pm
An attack has crippled the company’s operations—and cut off a large portion of the East Coast’s fuel supply—in an ominous development for critical infrastructure.
- ISPs Funded 8.5 Million Fake Comments Opposing Net Neutralityby Jon Brodkin, Ars Technica (Wired) on May 8, 2021 at 3:18 pm
The secret campaign, backed by major broadband companies, used real people’s names without their consent.
- Microsoft Will Soon Kill Flash on Windows 10 for Goodby Brian Barrett (Wired) on May 8, 2021 at 1:00 pm
Plus: A Peloton data leak, Russian hacker details, and more of the week’s top security news.
- Microsoft’s 15-Inch Surface Laptop 4 Is a Battery Championby Scott Gilbertson (Wired) on May 8, 2021 at 12:00 pm
This fourth-gen notebook lacks Thunderbolt and has a spongy keyboard, but it delivers where it matters most.
- What’s the Point of Wasps, Anyway?by Damian Carrington (Wired) on May 8, 2021 at 12:00 pm
A new study says the reviled stinging insects play a critical ecological role—and their venom might even be useful to people.
- These 5 Great Weighted Blankets Are on Sale Right Nowby Medea Giordano (Wired) on May 8, 2021 at 11:00 am
Weighted blankets are comforting, but they’re usually pricey. We found discounts on one for kids, a model that looks like a cocoon, and more.
- Want to Grow Your Own Food? Try a Hydroponic Gardenby Lia Picard (Wired) on May 8, 2021 at 11:00 am
Today’s home kits are stylish, smart, and easier to use than ever. Here’s how to get started.
- Trump Abused the System. Facebook Created Itby Virginia Heffernan (Wired) on May 7, 2021 at 9:45 pm
The company's oversight board failed to mention one thing in its ruling this week: Facebook's responsibility for making the tools to wield undue influence and power.
- Twitter's Tip Jar Privacy Fiasco Was Entirely Avoidableby Brian Barrett (Wired) on May 7, 2021 at 8:33 pm
Sending its users to PayPal has created all sorts of problems that Twitter should have caught ahead of time.
- Pfizer's FDA Request, Vaccine Diplomacy, and More Newsby Eve Sneider (Wired) on May 7, 2021 at 5:56 pm
Catch up on the most important updates from this week.
- A Chinese rocket is falling back to Earth—but we don’t know where it will landby Neel V. Patel (MIT Technology Review) on May 7, 2021 at 4:45 pm
Update 5/9, 12:25 a.m. ET: The US Space Force confirmed the booster landed in the Indian Ocean just north of Maldives late Saturday evening. Last week, China successfully launched Tianhe-1, the first part of its new space station, to be completed before the end of 2022. A week later, the mission is still making huge waves—and…
- Sci-Fi About Overpopulation Was Way Offby Geek's Guide to the Galaxy (Wired) on May 7, 2021 at 4:00 pm
In his new book, political reporter Matthew Yglesias imagines a future America that's revitalized itself by tripling its population.
- What's your happiness score? | Dominic Priceby firstname.lastname@example.org (TED) (TED Talks Daily (HD video)) on May 7, 2021 at 3:38 pm
How do you rediscover a happier, more purpose-driven (and less productivity-obsessed) self in the wake of the pandemic? Quiz yourself alongside work futurist Dominic Price as he lays out a simple yet insightful four-part guide to assessing your life in ways that can help you reconnect with what's really important.
- Epic v. Apple and the Plan to Avoid ‘Looking Like the Baddies’by Cecilia D'Anastasio (Wired) on May 7, 2021 at 2:47 pm
This week’s antitrust trial against Apple reveals in new detail how the Fortnite developer aimed to take on the industry's titans.
- 24 Essential PS4 Games Every Player Should Tryby WIRED Staff (Wired) on May 7, 2021 at 1:00 pm
Crawl dungeons, hunt dinosaurs, and learn to be a dad with our favorite PlayStation 4 titles.
- The Bill and Melinda Gates Divorce Memes Are Freaking Me Outby Angela Watercutter (Wired) on May 7, 2021 at 1:00 pm
Get LOLs out of anything else, I’m begging you.
- Why Amy Klobuchar Just Wrote 600 Pages on Antitrustby Steven Levy (Wired) on May 7, 2021 at 1:00 pm
Plus: The iPhone before the App Store, the threat of digital enhancement, and the unlikely darling of the liberals.
- The Powerful, Complicated Women of Resident Evilby Brittany Vincent (Wired) on May 7, 2021 at 1:00 pm
Resident Evil Village’s Lady Dimitrescu is only the latest in a long line of the series’ strong—and sometimes conflicted—female characters.
- Bats Raised in Helium-Rich Air Reveal a Key to Echolocationby John Timmer, Ars Technica (Wired) on May 7, 2021 at 12:00 pm
To test bats’ sense of the speed of sound, researchers put them in an atmosphere that alters it. No word on whether the helium made the bats sound funny.
- Resident Evil Has Had a Rocky Relationship With Multiplayerby Aaron Potter (Wired) on May 7, 2021 at 12:00 pm
When this iconic horror franchise veers from single-player stories, the results are often scary—and not in a good way.
- Here's the Truth About Section 230by WIRED Staff (Wired) on May 7, 2021 at 12:00 pm
This week, we go deep on the law that shaped the modern internet with our resident legal eagle, Gilad Edelman.
- Sisters With Transistors Puts Women Back Into Music Historyby Beth Holzer (Wired) on May 7, 2021 at 11:00 am
The documentary follows the women who, throughout the 20th century, captured the sound of a newly electrified world.
- The Wolf Tree and the World Wide Webby Suzanne Simard (Wired) on May 7, 2021 at 11:00 am
In this essay from Finding the Mother Tree, Suzanne Simard reflects on parenting, climate change, and the networks at the heart of the forest.
- U.S. and Iran Want to Restore the Nuclear Deal. They Disagree Deeply on What That Means.by Steven Erlanger and David E. Sanger (NYT > Top Stories) on May 9, 2021 at 7:54 pm
After five weeks of diplomatic shadow boxing, it is clear that the old agreement no longer works for Tehran or Washington, except as a steppingstone.
- Arizona Voting Review Faces More Questionsby Michael Wines (NYT > Top Stories) on May 9, 2021 at 7:53 pm
A makeshift review of the vote in the state’s largest county has pleased followers of former President Donald J. Trump but is being widely criticized as a partisan exercise.
- Commerce Secretary says ‘all hands on deck’ to avert supply disruptions after pipeline cyberattackon May 9, 2021 at 7:48 pm
Colonial Pipeline said it learned Friday that it "was the victim of a cybersecurity attack" and has since shut down 5,500 miles of pipeline.
- When I Applied to College, I Didn’t Want to ‘Sell My Pain’by Elijah Megginson (NYT > Top Stories) on May 9, 2021 at 7:44 pm
Yes, I’m a student from the “hood.” But we have more to offer than our adversity.
- Johnson to set out ‘levelling up’ agenda in Queen’s Speechon May 9, 2021 at 7:10 pm
Prime minister under pressure to deliver results to new Conservative supporters in northern towns
- Confidence in the safety of the J&J vaccine is low following U.S. pause, Kaiser survey showson May 9, 2021 at 6:56 pm
Just 46% of respondents said they were at least somewhat confident in the J&J shot, compared with 69% who said the same about Pfizer's and Moderna's vaccines.
- Pipeline Shutdown Has Had Little Impact on Supplies So Farby Clifford Krauss (NYT > Top Stories) on May 9, 2021 at 6:43 pm
But some energy analysts warned of possible shortages and higher prices if the suspension continues into the week.
- Israeli Court Delays Expulsion of Palestinian Families in East Jerusalemby Patrick Kingsley (NYT > Top Stories) on May 9, 2021 at 6:30 pm
The threat to evict six families from the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Sheikh Jarrah had become a rallying cry for Palestinians.
- Policymakers Used to Ignore Child Care. Then Came the Pandemic.by Emily Peck (NYT > Top Stories) on May 9, 2021 at 6:24 pm
Experts who sounded the alarm about the care economy were often shunted to the side of policy discussions. Not anymore.
- SpaceX accepts Dogecoin as payment to launch 'DOGE-1 mission to the Moon' next yearon May 9, 2021 at 6:07 pm
Elon Musk's SpaceX will launch the "DOGE-1 Mission to the Moon" in the first quarter of 2022, accepting the meme-inspired cryptocurrency as payment.
- Tawny Kitaen, Star of 1980s Music Videos, Dies at 59by Maria Cramer (NYT > Top Stories) on May 9, 2021 at 5:56 pm
Ms. Kitaen gained fame for her carefree spirit and sultry dancing in music videos for bands like Whitesnake and Ratt and her role in the movie “Bachelor Party.”
- Playing for time on a new Scottish vote is not enoughon May 9, 2021 at 5:39 pm
To preserve the Union, the UK government needs to win the argument
- George Jung, Who Made Millions Smuggling Cocaine, Dies at 78by Katharine Q. Seelye (NYT > Top Stories) on May 9, 2021 at 5:36 pm
Part of the Medellín drug cartel, he was imprisoned multiple times and was later played by Johnny Depp in the 2001 movie “Blow.”
- Medina Spirit’s Kentucky Derby win invalidated if failed drug test upheld, Churchill Downs sayson May 9, 2021 at 5:33 pm
Medina Spirit's trainer Bob Baffert will be immediately suspended from entering any horses in races at Churchill Downs track, Churchill Downs said.
- Fuel markets brace for volatility after cyber strike shuts US pipelineon May 9, 2021 at 5:24 pm
Impact on prices could be severe if Colonial Pipeline is not brought back on line soon
- Jean Kim Details Harassment Claims Against Scott Stringerby Katie Glueck (NYT > Top Stories) on May 9, 2021 at 5:16 pm
Jean Kim said in an interview that Mr. Stringer, a Democratic candidate for mayor, had abused a position of power to make unwanted advances. He has denied her allegations.
- Inside the Decision on Trump’s Facebook Fateby ‘Sway’ (NYT > Top Stories) on May 9, 2021 at 5:16 pm
Alan Rusbridger is on the Facebook Oversight Board. He tells Kara Swisher how the Trump decision went down.
- Companies back post-pandemic spending on executive educationon May 9, 2021 at 5:00 pm
Survey for FT report on short courses also shows a renewed focus on diversity
- Kentucky Derby Winner Medina Spirit Fails Drug Testby Joe Drape (NYT > Top Stories) on May 9, 2021 at 4:56 pm
The Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert, whose horses have failed five tests in a little more than a year, was suspended, but he denied wrongdoing.
- Israel delays East Jerusalem evictions over warnings of growing violenceon May 9, 2021 at 4:48 pm
Weekend of clashes draws censure, heightened by images of police violence in al-Aqsa mosque compound
- Fauci says face masks could become seasonal after Covid pandemicon May 9, 2021 at 4:44 pm
The CDC recommends that fully vaccinated people can exercise and attend small gatherings outside without wearing a face mask.
- Ukraine’s Burial Mounds Offer Meaning in a Heap of Historyby Maria Varenikova and Andrew E. Kramer (NYT > Top Stories) on May 9, 2021 at 4:43 pm
The Scythians, marijuana-smoking nomadic warriors of ancient Ukraine, built thousands of burial mounds that are at risk today. A preservation group finds resonance in them for a country at war.
- Drakeford demands more powers for Cardiff parliamenton May 9, 2021 at 4:23 pm
Labour leader in Wales says UK risks break up without further devolution
- Carne Adobada (Chile-Marinated Steak) Recipeby The New York Times (NYT > Top Stories) on May 9, 2021 at 4:15 pm
Here, the steak is paired with a nice piquant roasted red pepper relish, which complements the deep flavors of the marinated meat.
- S.N.L. Review: Elon Musk Pokes Fun at Himself and Dogecoinby Dave Itzkoff (NYT > Top Stories) on May 9, 2021 at 4:13 pm
The much-discussed Tesla and SpaceX executive took a self-deprecating approach, telling viewers, “I’m pretty good at running human in emulation mode.”
- NHS digital under scrutiny for ties with Accentureon May 9, 2021 at 4:00 pm
Conflict of interest concerns after consultancy was paid 15% of IT provider’s budget
- After a Traumatizing Year, Black People Turn to Therapyby Derrick Bryson Taylor (NYT > Top Stories) on May 9, 2021 at 3:51 pm
The death of George Floyd and other high-profile police killings have prompted African-Americans to seek help, mental health experts say.
- Exodus of EU truckers leaves UK hauliers facing acute driver shortageson May 9, 2021 at 3:46 pm
Problem compounded by backlog of driving tests due to pandemic and tax reforms
- Schools Are Open, but Many Families Remain Hesitant to Returnby Dana Goldstein (NYT > Top Stories) on May 9, 2021 at 3:30 pm
Even as fears of the coronavirus abate, many students are continuing to opt out of in-person learning. Some school leaders are trying to woo — or push — them back.
- 2 Oklahoma Boys Pulled From Class for ‘Black Lives Matter’ T-Shirtsby Jesus Jiménez (NYT > Top Stories) on May 9, 2021 at 3:09 pm
In addition to the disciplinary action they have faced, the boys’ mother said that at least one of her three sons has been bullied because of the shirts.
- This week’s top stories: iOS 14.5.1 release, colorful MacBook rumors, moreby Chance Miller (9to5Mac) on May 9, 2021 at 6:24 pm
- Magic Lassoby John Gruber (Daring Fireball) on May 9, 2021 at 6:01 pm
- Elon Musk’s SpaceX is literally launching a Dogecoin-funded satellite to the Moonby Jacob Kastrenakes (The Verge - All Posts) on May 9, 2021 at 5:35 pm
- Fauna CEO says cloud APIs help developers build apps without a databaseby Peter Wayner (VentureBeat) on May 9, 2021 at 5:25 pm
- Opinion: Let the iPod touch rest in peace – or upgrade it nowby José Adorno (9to5Mac) on May 9, 2021 at 5:01 pm
- The Call of Duty League’s champions are being honored at Verdansk Stadium in Warzoneby Andrew Webster (The Verge - All Posts) on May 9, 2021 at 5:00 pm
- Clubhouse finally launches its Android appby Manish Singh (TechCrunch) on May 9, 2021 at 4:56 pm
- Clubhouse comes to Android after more than a year of iOS exclusivityby Kim Lyons (The Verge - All Posts) on May 9, 2021 at 4:15 pm
- Epic vs. Apple court case: first-week recapby José Adorno (9to5Mac) on May 9, 2021 at 4:01 pm
- Data estates: Creating an architecture that’s built to lastby Goutham Belliappa, Capgemini (VentureBeat) on May 9, 2021 at 3:40 pm
- Watch Elon Musk play Wario, parody SpaceX, and hype dogecoin on Saturday Night Liveby Jacob Kastrenakes (The Verge - All Posts) on May 9, 2021 at 2:10 pm
- New trailers: A Quiet Place 2, Stranger Things 4, Loki, and moreby Kim Lyons (The Verge - All Posts) on May 9, 2021 at 2:00 pm
- AirTag hacked for the first time by security researcher [Video]by José Adorno (9to5Mac) on May 9, 2021 at 1:57 pm
- After ransomware, U.S. fuel pipeline Colonial Pipeline shuts downby Reuters (VentureBeat) on May 9, 2021 at 1:33 pm
- The human-focused startups of the hellfireby Danny Crichton (TechCrunch) on May 9, 2021 at 1:15 pm
- Apple Shortcuts is great, but it needs a notification toggleby Chaim Gartenberg (The Verge - All Posts) on May 9, 2021 at 1:00 pm
- SpaceX launches and lands a Falcon 9 rocket booster a record 10th timeby Darrell Etherington (TechCrunch) on May 9, 2021 at 10:20 am
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