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A key breakthrough came in the early 2000s, when Japanese researchers hit on a simple formula…

Global Ship Traffic Could Imperil the Antarctic’s Biosecurity

Right now, the Antarctic and the waters around it are surprisingly free of invasive species. According…

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One-page dungeons or business card RPGs can be short releases that are just the right length…

Is There Really Such a Thing as Low-Carbon Beef?

There are a lot of ways to describe a hunk of beef. Take a stroll through…

Inside the Student-Led Covid Walkouts

When Ayleen Serrano returned to school after the recent winter break, the 15-year-old came back to…

Gig Workers Were Promised a Better Deal. Then They Were Outsourced

Another subcontractor in Liverpool, who declined to give his name because he was worried about losing…

China’s ‘People’s Courts’ Resolve Online Disputes at Tech Firms

Colin Rule, who set up eBay’s system, says the company experimented with a community court in…

‘Yellowjackets’ Is the Internet’s Favorite Anti-Internet Show

Nostalgia, they say, comes in waves, each one crashing as a new generation learns how their…

Destructive Hacks Against Ukraine Echo Its Last Cyberwar

For weeks, the cybersecurity world has braced for destructive hacking that might accompany or presage a…

4 Best Electric Scooters (2022): Affordable, Long-Range, Fast

We try to test electric scooters for two to three months, oftentimes even longer. Not all…