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A moon-watching robot can demystify what migrating birds do at night
When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie, it’s the perfect time to watch for migrating birds.
The safest ways to store gasoline
Please do not pump gasoline directly into a plastic bag, we're begging you.
‘Hate is addictive’: TikTok’s new policies might do little for LGBTQ users’ safety
While LGBTQ advocates applaud the moves, they call for more impactful changes across social media platforms.
A comprehensive guide to using social media when your safety’s at risk
The more security barriers you put up, the harder it is for someone to get through.
Russian forces just captured Chernobyl. What are the radioactive risks?
The facility suffered a catastrophic meltdown in 1986, but actual nuclear weapons represent a more concerning atomic threat.
Meta’s new ‘system cards’ make Instagram’s AI algorithm a little less mysterious
The company’s latest attempt to make internal operations more transparent follows months of regulatory scrutiny over its algorithms.
Optimize your Twitter feed with these 10 browser extensions
Take your tweeting experience to the next level.
These shape-shifting robots could make for great furniture in space
The electromagnetic bot blocks could be handy for building in those tight quarters aboard spacecraft.
Tesla got fined for polluting (again)
The car company’s Fremont plant violated the Clean Air Act and will pay a penalty of $275,000.
What a key natural-gas pipeline has to do with the Russia-Ukraine crisis
Here's why Germany rescinded its certification of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline as tensions continue to get even hotter.