Online Shopping Is Reshaping Real-World Cities

Dark stores — sprouting up in former butcher shops, convenience stores, gyms, and mattress retailers — are taking up spaces once designed to be open to the public. That shift…

Remote Coaching Makes Training More Accessible — Even for Skaters

One of my students, 14-year-old Jayne Kim, who I’ve coached for over seven years, says, “Zoom video lessons have helped me see the small details and see myself more objectively.”…

A New Type of Aurora Found on Saturn Resolves a Planetary Mystery

Earth’s northern and southern lights — the result of a rendezvous between magnetic fields, energized particles from the Sun, and our planet’s atmospheric admixture — are wondrous spectacles. But Earth…

True innovation requires big tech, academia and government work together

The risks are not merely economic ones that hurt our knowledge- and technology-intensive economy; they are strategic ones that threaten our national and global security. We need our powerful innovation…

Destiny 2: A Beginner’s Guide

To travel between locations, go into the Director menu and toggle over to the Destinations tab. There, you’ll see a map with a bunch of different planets and locations on…

FryAway Review: Dispose of Cooking Oil Safely and Easily

After speaking with Brown, I kept frying things: salt and pepper shrimp, smothered pork chops, even fish and chips. Slowly, I came up with a better plan for how to…

Scientists Map the Dark Matter Web Surrounding the Milky Way

Astronomers have naturally focused their telescopes on the part of the universe closest to us, since those stars and galaxies can be examined in the greatest detail. But astrophysicists have…

The 18 Best Vinyl Accessories (2022): Cleaning Gear, Mats, Displays, and More

Whether you’ve just started spinning analog audio or you’ve been building a collection for years, good vinyl accessories can take your enjoyment — and your records’ longevity — to the…

The US is unmasking Russian hackers faster than ever

When the APT1 report was published, the document was immensely detailed, down to the level of singling out the Chinese People’s Liberation Army cyber espionage group known as Unit 61398.…

Gene-Edited Brain Organoids Are Unlocking the Secrets of Autism

That’s one theory for the cognitive differences seen in people with autism. “There are indications that the balance between bottom-up sensory, and top-down modulation, may be shifted,” says Matthew Belmonte,…