SO LONG, FRY'S. I LEARNED EVERYTHING ABOUT GADGETS FROM YOU

Now that the consumer electronics big-box store has shuttered, future generations need a place to go to touch and discover the next...

TWINKLING BLACK HOLES REVEAL AN INVISIBLE CLOUD IN OUR GALAXY

Cosmic radio backlights are helping scientists size up “missing” forms of matter and might offer clues about what makes up the universe.

 
 
 

CAN VIDEO GAMES BE A HEALTHY OUTLET FOR STRESS RELIEF?

Personal experience says yes, but here's what science says on the matter.

HELP! EVERYONE IS JUDGING MY MESSY BEDROOM

Welcome to Megan's weekly advice column for surviving our work-from-home existence.

 
 
 

NEED TRAIL RUNNING SHOES? THESE ARE OUR 8 FAVORITE PAIRS

It's one of the most affordable outdoor activities, but you still need a pair of lightweight, nimble shoes.

BIDEN FACES A STEEP CHALLENGE TO UNITE DEMOCRACIES ON TECH

With tech policy, sorting the world into democratic and authoritarian buckets is far trickier than it sounds.

 
 
 

8 GREAT CHESS APPS FOR BEGINNERS AND GRAND MASTERS

Sharpen your chess skills-or learn the game from scratch-with these digital options.

I WOKE UP TO AUSTRALIA'S NEWSLESS NEWS FEED

For now, Facebook has walked back its clumsy surprise ban on news content. But the social media giant has made clear: It can take news...

 
 
 

HACKERS TIED TO RUSSIA'S GRU TARGETED THE US GRID FOR YEARS

A Sandworm-adjacent group has successfully breached US critical infrastructure a handful of times, according to new findings from the...

GIG WORKERS GATHER DATA TO CHECK THE ALGORITHM'S MATH

Drivers for Uber, Lyft, and other firms are building apps to compare their mileage with pay slips. One group is selling the data to...

 
 
 

LECTRIC'S EBIKE IS HEAVY BUT FOLDABLE AND AFFORDABLE

At $899, this folding electric bike's tremendous value makes it easy to look past its faults.

TWITCH'S DMCA TAKEDOWNS THREATEN TO DRIVE MUSICIANS AWAY

Twitch once looked like a lifeline for DJs and singers during the pandemic. The platform's copyright issues tarnish that promise.

 
 
 

WHEN THE GRID GOES DOWN, CAN A FLEET OF BATTERIES REPLACE IT?

In a power crisis, maybe the solution is a network of smaller energy sources distributed across multiple places-like your garage.

THE MOST ROMANTIC DATE SPOTS IN SUPER MARIO 3D WORLD

My partner and I spent 12 hours in a cornucopia of cooperative courtship, and I wouldn't have had it any other way.

 
 
 

A GUIDE TO HDMI CABLES FOR NEXT-GEN GAMING

New standards and new consoles mean new terms to understand before you open your wallet.

WHAT A 1900S WILDLIFE SURVEY REVEALS ABOUT CLIMATE CHANGE

A century ago, a biologist counted California's desert animals. Now researchers are retracing his steps-and the results are surprising.

 
 
 

THINK A TEMPORARY CARDBOARD DESK IS A GOOD IDEA? THINK AGAIN

Stykka's StayTheF***Home workspace just wouldn't stay the f*** put.

2034, PART V: SAILING INTO DARKNESS

“Somewhere in that black hole was the Chinese fleet. She would be expected to find and destroy it.”

 
 
 

HOW TO REMEMBER A DISASTER WITHOUT BEING SHATTERED BY IT

Maragaret McKinnon survived a mid-air catastrophe, then became a major researcher of memory and trauma. Now she's studying how the...

THE WOMAN BULLDOZING VIDEO GAMES' TOUGHEST DRM

For Empress, cracking titles like Red Dead Redemption 2 and Immortals Fenyx Rising is more than a pastime. It's a mission.

 
 
 



Tiger Woods' girlfriend Erica Herman spotted visiting him at the hospital

Tiger Woods' girlfriend Erica Herman spotted visiting him at the hospital

Tiger Woods's girlfriend Erica Herman was spotted paying her beau a visit at the hospital Wednesday as the golf pro recovers from emergency surgery on his legs following a... Read more ...

Two more mass COVID-19 vaccination sites open in NYC

Two more mass COVID-19 vaccination sites open in NYC

Two more mass COVID-19 vaccination sites opened in New York City Wednesday - promising to deliver more doses than any other in the Big Apple. The sites at Brooklyn's Medgar... Read more ...

GameStop spikes 104% in late-day surge as buying frenzy resumes

GameStop spikes 104% in late-day surge as buying frenzy resumes

Summary List Placement GameStop shares more than doubled in the final 30 minutes of trading on Wednesday as the buying frenzy that sent the stock skyrocketing to new heights in... Read more ...

Moderna just laid out its booster shot strategy to fight new coronavirus...

Moderna just laid out its booster shot strategy to fight new coronavirus variants

Summary List Placement The NIH will soon begin testing a new booster shot for Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine that could better protect people against an emerging variant, according... Read more ...

Second half of Celtics 2020-21 schedule released by NBA

Second half of Celtics 2020-21 schedule released by NBA

Boston's basketball team will play at least one more game on WCVB-Channel 5. Read more ...

Domestic violence ends in deaths of Chapel Hill firefighter, ex-girlfriend...

Domestic violence ends in deaths of Chapel Hill firefighter, ex-girlfriend, young girl

A soured relationship between a Chapel Hill firefighter and his girlfriend has ended in three deaths. Read more ...

The people who live at Tahoe's viral mannequin house

The people who live at Tahoe's viral mannequin house

At first, 3695 Primrose Road looks like a regular old house in Tahoe. It's a 1962 duplex, asking for $650,000. But the listing is anything but normal. Read more ...

Republican leaders Kevin McCarthy and Liz Cheney clash over support for...

Republican leaders Kevin McCarthy and Liz Cheney clash over support for Trump at a press conference

Summary List Placement Simmering divisions within Republican leadership were exposed yet again on Wednesday when GOP leaders were asked during a press conference whether former... Read more ...

COVID-19 antibodies may protect against reinfection later, study suggests

COVID-19 antibodies may protect against reinfection later, study suggests

There's new evidence that connects testing positive for COVID-19 antibodies from a prior infection with a significantly lower risk of becoming infected again in the future. Read more ...

Marijuana legalization gets first Republican sponsor in Pennsylvania

Marijuana legalization gets first Republican sponsor in Pennsylvania

A Republican senator from Erie says regulating marijuana can improve public safety while raising money for the state treasury and boosting the economy in Pennsylvania. Read more ...