Mercedes’ sporty midsize luxury coupe is alive and thriving in its own ecosystem.
Enlarge / Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) speaks during a rally to launch his re-election campaign at the Redneck Country Club on April 2, 2018 in Stafford, Texas. (credit: Erich Schlegel/Getty Images) On Friday, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) spent the morning at Houston’s Johnson Space Center for a ceremony announcing the nine astronauts who will fly […]
A new study by Oxford University’s Future of Humanity Institute determined that it’s quite likely humans are alone in the observable universe. Fortune reports: The study looked at the Fermi paradox — the apparent discrepancy between the seeming likelihood of alien life, given the billions of stars similar to our sun, and the scant evidence […]
thomst writes: Slashdot stories have reported extensively on the LIGO experiments’ initial detection of gravity waves emanating from collisions of primordial black holes, beginning, on February 11, 2016, with the first (and most widely-reported) such detection. Other Slashdot articles have chronicled the second LIGO detection event and the third one. There’s even been a Slashdot […]
We may not know exactly how rich our soon-to-be president actually is. But in an economy where clicks are currency, Trump is King Midas. The post Facebook Alone Didn’t Create Trump—The Click Economy Did appeared first on WIRED.
Group lessons for self-styled ‘lone wolf’ tech entrepreneurs Radbot In which Damon Hart-Davis talks about life as a tech entrepreneur and tells us about his product.…
If anything reminds the plan-less of how fundamentally alone they are in the world, it’s the long weekends of our country’s lesser holidays. Labor Day can be the most melancholic of them all; not only do you get an extra day off to be alone with yourself, but it signifies the transition from summer to […]
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The projection booth is a digital domain where the art of threading film gave way to pushing a button. But as with all technology, some stalwarts cling ever more resolutely to the old ways. The post Alone in the Dark, Old-School Projectionists Keep Film From the Grave appeared first on WIRED.