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The robo-vessel will map the ocean floor, and its solar-powered sensors will sample fish DNA and collect climate data.

1/18/2021 7:00:00 AM

In Pixar’s new film, Soul, the protagonist wakes up in the body of a cat. It’s a common enough trope—but it gets messier the more you think about it.

1/18/2021 7:00:00 AM

Over the course of his presidency, he managed to be consistently wrong, outrageous, and dangerous in equal measure. We look back at his most notorious remarks.

1/18/2021 6:00:00 AM

Launching rockets from planes is a decades-old concept that never really took off. Billionaire Richard Branson thinks its time has come.

1/17/2021 1:49:46 PM

Our nation’s failure to invest in information technology has severely limited our Covid response. A federal chief experience officer could change that.

1/17/2021 8:00:00 AM

We spoke to two award-winning authors for their tips on how to make it from start to finish. Here's how they take notes, organize chapters, and—yes—get comfy.

1/17/2021 7:00:00 AM

Plus: A dark web takedown, a bitcoin scam, and more of the week's top security news.

1/16/2021 8:00:00 AM

The Mini 2 is still lightweight yet has enough flying power for some windy conditions, and it comes equipped with a better camera.

1/16/2021 7:00:00 AM

If the dots on the loading screen were planets, is their motion realistic? And can we actually model it?

1/16/2021 7:00:00 AM

Platforms are scrambling to avoid being used by right-wing extremists targeting the inauguration. But the seeds of this crisis were sown long ago.

1/16/2021 6:00:00 AM