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The United States has announced a plan to speed up the spread of 5G across the country. In the below story from 2018, we explain why 5G is so important to both China and the US, and how the two countries differ in their rollouts.

The US Environmental Protection Agency will lift limits on methane emissions. This short story from February explains why that's problematic.

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While the asteroid-mining bubble failed (for now), the rhetoric around it sounded similar to the California gold rush. Perhaps that's why former asteroid miners still sound remarkably chipper about their prospects—and humanity’s interstellar future.

Did Ender's Game get it right? We answered a reader's question about whether you would really age more slowly on a spaceship at close to light speed.

Op-ed: In a radical shift for the EU’s data governance strategy, the Trusts Project promotes data sharing as a civic duty.

The coronavirus pandemic created a surge in demand for exam proctoring tools. Here’s why universities should stop using them.

“Am I going crazy or am I being stalked?” Inside the disturbing online world of gangstalking

Researchers have demonstrated that they can make a face recognition system similar to those used at airports think someone else is you. This is the equivalent of tricking a machine into allowing someone to board a flight despite being on a no-fly list.

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YouTube is deleting thousands of channels with videos of Nazi history. But now multiple teachers are complaining that videos uploaded to educate people have been deleted.

This new workplace monitoring tool issues an alert when anyone is less than six feet apart. Amazon is also using similar software to monitor the distances between their warehouse staff.

Millions of Indians are being forced to download the country’s coronavirus tracking app. It’s a line no other democracy has yet crossed in the fight against covid-19.

This new workplace monitoring tool issues an alert when anyone is less than six feet apart. Amazon is also using similar software to monitor the distances between their warehouse staff.

A recently discovered fast radio burst turns out to be pulsing on a steady 16-day cycle, marking the first time scientists have been able to see a specific tempo from one of these mysterious signals.What’s an FRB?

Watch our visualization to see how confirmed coronavirus cases in the US, Italy, and Spain have exploded in recent weeks.

One Indian state is flattening the coronavirus curve through epic levels of contact tracing and social assistance. Here’s what the rest of the world can learn from this success story.

It’s the first time a political party anywhere has used a deepfake for campaigning purposes.

Why Not Freeze Your Brain? An Argument for Cryonics.

Boeing’s electric autonomous passenger air vehicle just had its first flight

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