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Water on the moon may be right within astronauts' reach
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A new study suggests pockets of ice – and thus, water – are far more abundant than we thought. That's good news for future colonies.
Space
An ode to the cute (and creepy) CES robots that never were
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CES 2021 is cancelled, which is good and bad news for the next wave of service bots bound to live and die on the show floor.
Tech
The iPhone 12 Mini still isn’t small enough
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With a 5.4-inch display, it's still bigger than the original iPhone SE.
The Contrarian
The most promising locations for solar energy may be facing a big problem
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Climate change strikes again.
Gray Skies
Fleetwood Mac's 'Dreams,' a forever mood, can't stop going viral
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Digital sales spiked after the song was featured in an instant-classic TikTok.
Vibing
Laser reflectors headed to Mars will transform exploration
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Low-maintenance and high-precision — a match made in heaven.
Red Planet
A global race to film a movie in orbit is the last thing the world needs right now
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What do SpaceX, Tom Cruise, and Russia have in common?
Culture
Petcube's newest camera is peace of mind you can actually afford
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High-quality video, night vision, and virtual vet advice for under $50.
Reviews
We're obsessed with Bugsnax for all the wrong reasons
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From the team that brought you Octodad: Dadliest Catch, it's VeggieTales meets Human Centipede meets Dora the Explorer meets The Fly... the game.
Gaming
The best chair for chillin' hard is barely a chair at all
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Back support with the freedom of sprawling out.
This Thing Rules
Help NASA figure out how to scrape dirt from the moon for $25,000
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The space agency is looking for private contractors to mine the lunar surface since Earth is getting all used up.
Capitalism
Sharing a video of a person's suicide doesn't make you edgy. It makes you a POS.
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Platforms need to get a handle on this.
Culture
The band behind a black metal 'Dark Souls' song reimagines the genre in MIDI
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Black metal fans hate it. The band, Buzz Lightyear, couldn't be happier.
Culture
Brace yourself for another wave of scams promising COVID-19 cures
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Researchers identified two waves of misinformation that have occurred since the outbreak began, and they say another has begun to materialize.
Culture
These internet sex educators are picking up where health class left off
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Accounts dedicated to sex education have exploded on Instagram over the last few years.
Culture
Microsoft confirms it wants TikTok, Trump gives it 45 days for deal
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The company thanked Trump for his 'personal involvement' in the decision and said it will be complete by Sept. 15.
Culture
This vacuum is the best thing ever to get rid of bugs without killing them
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It's the perfect tool for people who have no desire to kill bugs — or live with them.
This Thing Rules
Matt Gaetz's ugly attack on Sundar Pichai had nothing to do with antitrust
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When the congressman from Florida pressed Google's CEO on his American values, the Republican's xenophobia was on full display.
Culture
These cutesy sex toys are designed to be shown off in your home
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From the animal-inspired to, of course, fruit.
Design
Twitter thinks it can ‘stop what’s coming’ with massive purge of QAnon
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The company says it's taking down 7,000 related accounts and limiting the reach of another 150,000.
Culture