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The heart of the appeal of Shoiwtime's 'Desus & Mero' is its goofy, conspiratorial hangout energy, like eavesdropping on the funniest people you know shooting the shit. Here's how the show is surviving when hanging out is impossible.

We’re in desperate need of a decades-long investment in the fight against climate change. A moon shot won’t cut it; neither will a few more Elon Musks. But the full might of the US government can. This needs to be our new Cold War

Ventilators are in short supply. So Virgin Orbit engineers have created a new kind of ventilator by mechanizing the traditional Ambu bag, using off-the-shelf parts and some 3D printing. Details: #COVID19Pandemic 

Here’s a guide to some of the men—and, yes, they do all seem to be men—who refuse to let a lack of relevant knowledge or training stop them from weighing in on how to deal with the #Covid19  pandemic.

To understand why #Covid19  affects people differently, scientists are scouring hotspot data looking for patterns in patients’ age, race, sex, socioeconomic status, and access to health care. Now, they’re starting to dig somewhere else for clues: your DNA

Reductions in traffic and industry have lowered nitrogen dioxide levels—offering an accidental glimpse into what a low-carbon future might look like. via @guardian  📷: Courtesy of European Space Agency

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Need new Nintendo Switch games to play? We have you covered:

You deserve a break after a long day. Curl up and stream some of these incredible films right now.


People are suffering, people are dying, entire ecosystems are collapsing. We are in the beginning of a mass extinction and all you can talk about is money and fairytales of eternal economic growth.” Watch Greta Thunberg speak at the UN Monday morning.

Don't look now, but @BostonDynamics ' robot Atlas is back. And now it can do parkour.

BREAKING: Instagram CEO Adam Mosseri has announced that likes will disappear from the platform for US users starting as soon as next week.

? Nike’s new shoe magically adapts to your foot

In Sierra Leone, nurses who survive Ebola return to help others

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It's a worrisome feedback loop: As the planet warms, permafrost begins to thaw. And when it does, microbes consume organic matter, releasing CO2 and methane into the atmosphere, leading to more warming, more thawing, and more carbon emissions.

In other news, this @BostonDynamics  robot just learned how to open doors and let itself out.

In case you really want to #DeleteFacebook . Here's how to make it last:

Your Cybertruck is here. It's just ... a toy. The Hot Wheels Tesla Cybertruck goes 25 miles per hour and accelerates like a demon. The headlights and taillights work and it even comes with two stickers that "shatter" the side windows. 😉 Details: