Google Just Got Real By Changing Its Gadget Game

The tech giant released a slew of new hardware, including two new smartphones, a VR-headset and a home assistant. Here’s everything from the Google event.
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Google Home Is The Assistant That Will Never Leave You Alone

Google Home is part Bluetooth speaker, part Google Assistant, all Amazon Echo competitor. For $ 129, it brings super-powered voice control into every nook and cranny of your house.
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Google’s Daydream View Is a VR Eye Pillow

Google’s new $ 80 Daydream View isn’t just a more integrated VR headset for mobile devices, it’s also way comfy.
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Google’s Self-Driving Cars Have Clocked 2 Million Miles

By this point, self driving cars are a common sight in Silicon Valley and
Google’s fleet of nearly 60 autonomous cars hit a milestone: They have now clocked more than two million miles of driving on public streets.

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WIRED Autocomplete Interviews – Blindspot’s Jaimie Alexander Answers the Web’s Most Searched Questions

Jaimie Alexander hangs with WIRED to answer the Internet’s most searched questions about herself.
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Step Inside Boeing’s Elaborate New 737 Test Plane

Boeing is putting its newest plane, the 737 MAX, through a grueling series of test flights. Onboard, instead of seats and a meal service, a team of engineers captures data on its performance, and eats snacks from a cooler.
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Out of Office with Brent Rose – GoPro’s New Cameras (Hero5 Black and Session) Full Review

GoPro’s new 4K cameras, the Hero5 Black and Hero5 Session, aim to deliver the best GoPro experience yet. Brent Rose takes them through their paces, and compares the Hero5 to Garmin’s impressive Virb Ultra 30.
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Predators: Chameleons Have Killer Fast Tongues

Chameleons are deceptively great hunters, with a tongue that can snipe prey in a split-second.
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Absurd Creatures – The Most Stunning Fish in the Sea Are Actually Dragons (Kinda)

The leafy and weedy seadragons might not breathe fire, but they’re every bit as majestic as real dragons.
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Almost Impossible: The 110 MPH Fastball

More and more pitchers are throwing triple digits. The fastest of them tops out at 105 MPH. WIRED examines why the 110 MPH fastball is almost impossible.
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Let’s Catch Up With Pepper, the Dancing, Surprisingly Helpful Humanoid

Pepper is part of the first wave of intelligent machines that promise to not only make our lives easier, but to bring a strange new form of interaction into being.
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Project Bubbles: The New Frontier of Gaming

UCLA’s Dr. Dennis Hong gives us a glimpse into a new project that could change the way we think about interactive gaming.
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The Frontiers Issue with Guest Editor President Barack Obama – President Barack Obama Guest-Edits WIRED’s November Issue

Like WIRED, our 44th president is a relentless optimist. President Barack Obama focuses on the future and the next hurdles that humanity will need to overcome to move forward.
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The Frontiers Issue with Guest Editor President Barack Obama – President Barack Obama on Bureaucracy VS. Moonshots

WIRED guest editor President Barack Obama, WIRED editor in chief Scott Dadich and MIT Media Lab director Joi Ito discuss where the center of artificial intelligence research is and where it might be.
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Tech Support – The Slow Mo Guys Answer Slow Motion Questions From Twitter

The Slow Mo Guys (Gavin Free and Dan Gruchy) use the power of Twitter to answer some common questions about The Slow Mo Guys, The Super Slow Show, and filming in slow motion. What is their process like when coming up with new video ideas? What’s their favorite video they’ve done? Where do they get all the food for the Super Slow Show?

The Slow Mo Guys star in the YouTube original series The Super Slow Show. Catch the final episodes April 11th.
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Mark Zuckerberg Senate Testimony Highlights

Highlights from Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s appearance before the Senate Committee on the Judiciary and Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation hearing, “Facebook, Social Media Privacy, and the Use and Abuse of Data.”
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The Frontiers Issue with Guest Editor President Barack Obama – President Barack Obama on How Artificial Intelligence Will Affect Jobs

WIRED guest editor President Barack Obama, WIRED editor in chief Scott Dadich and MIT Media Lab director Joi Ito discuss how artificial intelligence might up-end economies and how societies can adapt.
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Fancy New Suspension Could Make Car Rides a Lot Smoother

It works sort of like noise-cancelling headphones, eliminating bumps with movement in the opposite direction.
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Five Things to Watch for in Mark Zuckerberg’s Congressional Testimony

WIRED’s editor-in-chief, Nicholas Thompson, on the five things he’ll be watching for during Facebook C.E.O. Mark Zuckerberg’s testimony before Congress.
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The Frontiers Issue with Guest Editor President Barack Obama – President Barack Obama on Fixing Government With Technology

WIRED guest editor President Barack Obama discusses what he’d like to see technology solve in government with WIRED editor in chief Scott Dadich and MIT Media Lab director Joi Ito.
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The Frontiers Issue with Guest Editor President Barack Obama – President Barack Obama on the True Meaning of Star Trek

POTUS is a Trekkie! WIRED guest editor President Barack Obama, WIRED editor in chief Scott Dadich and MIT Media Lab director Joi Ito discuss the original Star Trek series and what it reveals about our common humanity.
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The Frontiers Issue with Guest Editor President Barack Obama – President Barack Obama on How We’ll Embrace Self-Driving Cars

WIRED guest editor President Barack Obama, WIRED editor in chief Scott Dadich and MIT Media Lab director Joi Ito discuss ethical concerns around artificial intelligence used in self-driving cars.

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The Frontiers Issue with Guest Editor President Barack Obama – President Barack Obama on What AI Means for National Security

WIRED guest editor President Barack Obama, WIRED editor in chief Scott Dadich and MIT Media Lab director Joi Ito discuss the challenges of cyber security in the age of artificial intelligence.
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The Frontiers Issue with Guest Editor President Barack Obama – President Barack Obama on the Future of AI

President and WIRED guest editor Barack Obama discusses the future of artificial intelligence with WIRED editor in chief Scott Dadich and MIT Media Lab director Joi Ito.
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Exploring the Next Frontiers

Panelists from the White House Frontiers Conference discuss the new frontiers of space, science, medicine, transportation, and cities. And their must haves for frontier expeditions.
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Data Reveals the American Dream Is Alive and Well—in Canada

At the White House Frontiers Conference, Raj Chetty, an economist at Stanford University described where the ‘American dream’ is thriving the most and seems like it’s across US the border.
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President Obama Admits It: He’s a Science Nerd

Barack Obama won’t be president for much longer. But while he still is, he’s seeking to cement his legacy as a booster of science and technology.
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Issa Rae on How She Wrote ‘That’ Rap

WIRED sat down with Issa Rae following the Oakland premiere of her new HBO show Insecure to ask her about the show’s writing process, Los Angeles setting, and killer soundtrack
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Playing ‘Who Said It?’ with Issa Rae

Issa Rae loves female comedies. So we decided to quiz her on some of the funniest lines from Girlfriends, Living Single, and Sex and the City.
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Musket vs. AR-15: How Do They Compare?

The Brown Bess musket was a staple during the Revolutionary War, and the AR-15 is currently one of the most popular semi-automatic rifles in the world. What’s changed since then?
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Nikola Tesla and Wireless Charging

Telsa was a wacky guy with some far-fetched ideas, but many of theories about how electricity could work would eventually prove to be dead on.
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WIRED Autocomplete Interviews – John Krasinski Answers the Web’s Most Searched Questions

‘A Quiet Place’ director and star John Krasinski takes the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answers the internet’s most searched questions about himself. Does John Krasinski play basketball? Is he married to Jenna Fischer? Can John Krasinski sing?
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Secretary of State John Kerry Knows What A Messy Election Feels Like

When WIRED sat down with the United States Secretary of State John Kerry right after the second Presidential debate, he shared a few thoughts on what it’s like to run for President.
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NASA Explains Jupiter’s Wild North & South Poles

We speak with the Juno mission’s lead scientist to find out what lies under Jupiter’s poles.
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Meet the Giant Robot That Builds Boeing’s Airplane Wings

Building something as large as a 737 wing takes an even bigger machine. Boeing’s Panel Assembly Line (PAL) is the 60 ton, 20 feet tall, friendly robot that always lends a rather large hand.
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Tech Support – John Cena Answers Wrestling Questions From Twitter

‘Blockers’ star John Cena uses the power of Twitter to answer some common questions about professional wrestling. What’s the most dangerous move in wrestling? What is it like working for Vince McMahon? Why don’t wrestlers have body hair? John answers all of these questions and more!
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Immigration in America Isn’t What the Politicians Tell You

Politicians make a lot of wild claims about undocumented immigrants in the United States. Our advice? Take a deep breath and have a look at what the numbers tell you.
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John Kerry on How the Paris Climate Agreement Could Help Fight Terrorism

US Secretary of State John Kerry discusses the ways that recently signed UN climate agreement will spur innovations in renewable energy across the globe, including terror hotspots.
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The World’s Fastest Drones Want to Start Saving Lives in America

Zipline has proven the concept of a drone distribution system for essential medical products in Africa and Europe. Now it wants to start flying in its home country.
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Elon Musk Says Every New Tesla Will Drive Itself

Elon Musk wants you to take your hands off the wheel, foot off the gas, and let him do the driving. Rather, let his cars take over.
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3 Amazing Robots You’ve Never Seen

UCLA Robotics lab shows off their newest and most innovative projects, including robots who search for mines and cannot fall down.
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WIRED Movie Review: Jack Reacher, Never Go Back

Jack Reacher, Never Go Back is worth checking out if you like hammy, uncomplicated action films.

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Meet the Psychedelic Shrimp That Power-Lifts Starfish

The harlequin shrimp is all dressed up in a festive clown suit…a clown suit of murder.
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The Future of Driverless Cars

Our future may be filled with driverless cars. Here’s a look at some of the ingenious ways we can make riding in a driverless car a more engaging experience.
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Every Video Game in ‘Ready Player One’ Explained By Author Ernest Cline

Ernest Cline, author of the best-selling novel ‘Ready Player One,’ and one of the screenwriters behind the upcoming film, deep dives into his book and explains the stories behind every video game referenced in ‘Ready Player One.’ From Yars’ Revenge to Asteroids to Quake, Ernest goes into the history of each game and reveals why he included it in the book.

‘Ready Player One’ is in theaters now
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Learn to Fold Five Insanely Cool Paper Planes

John Collins, the Paper Airplane Guy, shows how to fold five amazing paper planes: the Boomerang, the Boomerang 2, the Bat Plane, the Tumbling Wing, and the World Record Plane (a.k.a. “Suzanne”).

Read more about the Paper Airplane Guy at WIRED.com:
https://www.wired.com/story/learn-how-to-fold-a-world-record-setting-paper-airplane/

You can also visit his website for more information: https://www.thepaperairplaneguy.com
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Uber’s Self-Driving Truck Delivers 50,000 Beers

A truck carrying 50,000 beers spent two hours driving itself down a Colorado highway.
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Picking Pumpkins, The Pumpkin Harvest Process

McGrath Brothers Great Pacific Pumpkins produce over a million pounds of pumpkins a year. A McGrath Brothers farmhand takes us through a pumpkin’s journey; from seed to the store shelves.
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How This Guy Folds and Flies World Record Paper Airplanes

John Collins, better known as “The Paper Airplane Guy,” has devoted himself to designing, folding, and flying the world’s finest paper airplanes.
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The 10 Senses That Will Make Robots More Human

Robots and AI are expected to operate more seamlessly within the human world. To achieve this, scientists have begun outfitting technology with the same sensors that human beings use. Those sensors, more commonly known as the five senses, are sight, hearing, taste, smell, and touch. In this series, WIRED Brand Lab explores the senses that are being developed for technology so that these objects can better operate within the human world and humans can better interact with the virtual world.
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WIRED Autocomplete Interviews – Taraji P. Henson & Tyler Perry Answer the Web’s Most Searched Questions

‘Acrimony’ director Tyler Perry and star Taraji P. Henson take the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answer the internet’s most searched questions about themselves.

‘Acrimony’ in theaters March 30, 2018

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Unmasking the Secrets That Ancient Mummies Hold

Centuries ago, middle-class Egyptians buried their mummies with masks made out of recycled papyrus. Many of those sheets were covered in Ancient Greek text, which is hard to read without destroying the masks. Now a team of imagining experts are finding ways to read the texts without pulling the ancient artifacts apart.
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Guess What Uber’s Promising Now: Flying Cars

Forget self-driving cars, Uber has a new one for you… flying cars. The company calls it Uber Elevate and within a decade it’ll be a global network of on demand urban electric aircraft that take off and land vertically.

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WIRED Autocomplete Interviews – Jeff Goldblum Answers the Web’s Most Searched Questions

‘Isle of Dogs’ star Jeff Goldblum takes the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answers the internet’s most searched questions about himself. Does Jeff Goldblum have a stutter? Where is Jeff Goldblum from? Is ‘Isle of Dogs’ claymation? Jeff answers all these questions and more!

‘Isle of Dogs’ is in theaters now.
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Robotics Expert Breaks Down Movie Robots

Wall-E, Terminator, Eva. Which beloved moves robots are realistic to create and which are a far stretch? Our expert breaks it down.
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The Amazing Garage Where Robots Do the Parking

Parking sucks. Looking for a space, driving round and round, trying not to hit a pillar. Fear not, the robots have it covered.
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Astronauts Answer 50 of the Most Googled Space Questions

NASA astronauts Jeffrey Hoffman, Chris Hadfield, Jerry Linenger, Leland Melvin, Mae C. Jemison, Mike Massimino and Nicole Stott answer 50 of the most Googled questions about space. Does space ever end? Can birds fly in space? How much money do astronauts make??

ONE STRANGE ROCK premieres March 26, at 10/9c on National Geographic.
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NASA Engineers Show You How To Carve a Pumpkin

NASA can build rockets and land on the moon, but can they carve the ultimate Halloween pumpkin?
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How Fast Are Bats? Faster Than You Even Know

You know bats—the flighty mammals that find their way around with sonar and eat bugs. But bats have a little secret I’d like to share with you: They can be astonishingly fast.
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Out of Office with Brent Rose – GoPro Karma vs DJI Mavic Pro Full Review

*UPDATE* We have looked into the focus issues and have altered our choice accordingly. Please read the updated review at WIRED.com for the full explanation: https://www.wired.com/2016/11/gopro-karma-vs-dji-mavic-pro/

GoPro has entered the drone game, delivering a sleek, foldable device that can fit inside a backpack. Brent Rose compares GoPro’s offering with the Mavic Pro; DJI’s impressive new foldable drone.
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This Robot Smokes Cigarettes So Rats Don’t Have To

Researchers at the Wyss Institute at Harvard University have built a robot that can smoke cigarettes just like a human to better understand lung diseases. You’re welcome, smoking lab rats.
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The Easter Eggs Inside the ‘Mind’ of Google Home

The $ 129 Home smart speaker plays a vital role in Google’s futuristic vision of “a Google for everyone” powered by its omnipresent Assistant. It sounds like a big deal, but we decided to have some fun with the new assistant instead.
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The Art of Designing Public Transit for Anti-Social Commuters

Subway commuters traveling between San Francisco and Oakland got tired of looking each other in eye. So, the Bay Area Rapid Transit agency redesigned their train cars to give commuters more space.
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Six Degrees of Automation: How an Empty Parking Lot Will Change the Banking Industry | Branded Content

Welcome to Six Degrees of Automation – a docu-series dedicated to analyzing the impact intelligent automation is having on various industries, produced in collaboration between IBM Services and Wired Brand Lab.

In our inaugural episode, we explore how intelligent automation is transforming the banking industry. Follow Bill on his journey to receive a home loan, a seemingly simple process, but one that is being transformed by automation.
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WIRED Autocomplete Interviews – Charlie Day Answers the Web’s Most Searched Questions

Pacific Rim Uprising star Charlie Day takes the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answer the internet’s most searched questions about himself. Does Charlie Day wear eyeliner? Where did he meet his wife? Does he have a PhD? Watch to find out the answers to all these questions, and more!

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How Technology Has Changed The Workplace | Branded Content | Tech Today and Tomorrow | Episode 3

In the past, the idea of the workplace meant an office in a high-rise building where all employees came together to run a company. In Part 3 of this series, WIRED Brand Lab discovers how the modern workplace is no longer confined to a physical space. We’ll look at how rising technologies like the cloud, Artificial Intelligence and mobile devices are creating a new type of workplace, one that can be accessed anywhere. Produced by WIRED Brand Lab for DXC Technology.

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Pacific Rim Uprising Cast Answer 50 of the Most Googled Kaiju Questions

Pacific Rim Uprsing stars John Boyega, Scott Eastwood, Cailee Spaeny, Burn Gorman, and Charlie Day answer the 50 most Googled questions about Kaiju.

Pacific Rim: Uprising comes out March 23rd, 2018
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Tesla’s Electric Model 3 Will Be a Great Everyday Car … Some Day

Nearly half a million people have put down a thousand dollar deposit for a Tesla Model 3 they may not get for years. But once the early production bugs are ironed out, the Model 3 feels like it’s going to be a great everyday car.

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How This Woman Rides 20,000 Miles a Year on Her Bike

Ultra-endurance bicycle racer Lael Wilcox puts more miles on her bike every year than most people do on their cars. Here’s how she trains for and rides some of the toughest races on earth.
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Watch MIT’s Hypnotic Robot Fish Swim a Coral Reef

Researchers detail the evolution of the world’s strangest fish, and describe how it could be a potentially powerful tool for scientists to study ocean life.
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How AI & Robotics Can Make Our Lives Better | Branded Content | Tech Today and Tomorrow | Episode 2

Robots, personal assistants, and other AI-powered devices are quickly becoming a staple in homes and offices around the country. In Part 2 of this series, WIRED Brand Lab will explore how AI and robotics are changing business models and augmenting our productivity as workers. Produced by WIRED Brand Lab for DXC Technology.
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How The Internet of Things Will Change Everything | Branded Content | Tech Today and Tomorrow | Episode 1

Internet-connected devices are revolutionizing the way we live and do business. In Part 1 of this series, WIRED Brand Lab looks at The Internet of Things and explores how connected devices will impact and expand our capabilities, as both businesses and individuals, for decades to come. Produced by WIRED Brand Lab for DXC Technology.
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Tech Support – Blizzard’s Ben Brode Answers Hearthstone Questions From Twitter

Blizzard’s Ben Brode, game director on Hearthstone, uses the power of Twitter to answer some common questions about Hearthstone. What are the chances we see cards added to the classic set? Will we see any cards get buffs? What’s the best way to get back into Hearthstone after some time off?
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Why Cybersecurity is So Critical | Branded Content | Tech Today and Tomorrow | Episode 4

Security teams used to be able to patrol on-site to ensure their company’s premises were kept safe – now it’s about building teams that can predict potential cyber threats and sabotage from individuals, companies or even hostile nations. In Part 4 of this series, WIRED Brand Lab aims to uncover what businesses can do to evolve their security techniques within a digitally enabled business world. Produced by WIRED Brand Lab for DXC Technology.

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Uber’s Fatal Crash Raises Big Questions About Self-Driving Cars

On Sunday evening, a self-driving Uber struck and killed a woman crossing the street in Tempe, Arizona. The crash appears to be the first time a self-driving vehicle has killed someone—and could alter the course of a scantily regulated, poorly understood technology that has the power to save lives and create fortunes.
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Nothing Is as Cool as Sequencing DNA in Space. Just Ask Kate Rubins

Kate Rubins is a biologist-turned-astronaut who’s studied infectious disease in a biosafety level 4 facility and on the ground in Congo. That wasn’t enough for her, so she went to space to sequence some DNA.
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Absurd Creatures – These Fish Were Made for Walking and That’s Just What They Do

The mudskipper is a fish marvelously adapted to terrestrial life. From it’s powerful fin-feet to its googly eyes perched on top of its head, it’s made for boogying across terra firma.
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The Middle Class Is in Trouble, and These Numbers Prove It

The 45th President of the United States has a big task ahead. Something is happening to the middle class and it’s not good.

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Polaroid SX-70 vs Canon Rebel T5: How Do They Compare?

The Polaroid SX-70 was the go-to camera for instant photography, and the Canon Rebel T5 is currently one of the most popular DSLRs on the market. What’s changed since then?
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Voting From the ISS Is a Cinch. Mars? Not So Much

NASA Astronauts voted from the International Space Station thanks to some nifty legislation, but what about when they are 34 million miles away on Mars?
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Google’s New VR Headset Is Like Cardboard—Except Comfortable (and Cozy)

Daydream View, the first mobile headset of Google’s new virtual-reality platform, is rock-solid VR at low cost.
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Inside Facebook’s Quest to Beam the Internet Via Solar Drone

A WIRED exclusive look at how Facebook will beam the internet with Aquila, a stratospheric solar-powered drone equipped with millimeter wave communications technology.
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WIRED Autocomplete Interviews – Jennifer Garner Answers the Web’s Most Searched Questions

“Love, Simon” star Jennifer Garner takes the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answer the internet’s most searched questions about herself. How many languages does Jennifer speak? Does Jennifer have pierced ears? Is she related to James Garner?

LOVE, SIMON hits theaters Friday, March 16th.
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The Psychology Behind the World’s Most Recognizable Sounds

Two sonic branding experts explain the thinking behind some of the world’s most recognizable sounds.
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Dot Physics: The science behind electric cars

Dot Physics’ Rhett Allain breaks down the physical forces that allow electric cars to drive.
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WIRED Autocomplete Interviews – This Is Us Cast Answers the Web’s Most Searched Questions

This Is Us stars Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore and Justin Hartley take the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answer the internet’s most searched questions about This Is Us and themselves.
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Why Massaging Your Kale Makes It Taste Better

It sounds weird and a little creepy but science proves that massaging your kale removes the bitter taste the leaf can have. Makes sense, because who isn’t a little less bitter after a good massage?
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Technique Critique – Surgical Resident Breaks Down Medical Scenes From Film & TV

Annie Onishi, general surgery resident at Columbia University, takes a look at emergency room and operating room scenes from a variety of television shows and movies and breaks down how accurate they really are. Would the adrenaline scene from Pulp Fiction actually play out that way? Is all that medical jargon we hear in shows like Grey’s Anatomy and House true-to-life? Is removing a bullet really a cure-all for a gunshot wound?
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Alicia Vikander Answers the Web’s Most Searched Questions

Tomb Raider star Alicia Vikander takes the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answers the internet’s most searched questions about herself. How did Alicia train to become the new Lara Croft? Does Alicia Vikander have an Instagram? Is Lara Croft based on a real person? Alicia answers all these questions, and more!

Tomb Raider in theaters March 16, 2018
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WIRED Review: The New Macbook Pro With Touch Bar

The new Macbook Pro is great, but it isn’t worth rushing to the Apple store to drop $ 1,800 if you don’t need a new computer this minute. Here’s why.
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Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond & James May Show Us the Last Thing on Their Phones

Former “Top Gear” and current “The Grand Tour” hosts Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May gather up their courage and reveal the last things they did with their phones.
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WIRED Autocomplete Interviews – Reggie Watts Answers the Web’s Most Searched Questions

Reggie Watts answers the Internet’s most searched questions about himself.

REGGIE WATTS: SPATIAL premieres on Netflix Dec 6
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Look, Ma! I’m Flying a Plane With Only My Thoughts

Without a pilot’s license, or frankly, any experience, WIRED’s Jack Stewart flew a plane using just his thoughts. Thanks to new technology developed by Honeywell Aerospace, a King Air C90 can be controlled, in simple terms, by the human brain.
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How Social Media Is Shaping Activism in America

Within the space of 72 hours, Alton Sterling, Philando Castile and five Dallas police officers were shot and killed. WIRED looks the three days that shook America and the role live-streaming, video and social media played in the tragedies.
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Technique Critique – Movie Accent Expert Breaks Down Actors’ Accents

Dialect coach Erik Singer analyzes the accents of some of Hollywood’s biggest names. How accurate were they really?
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Snap’s Spectacles Are the First Camera We Actually Want to Wear

Snap, the company formerly known as Snapchat, just released its sunglasses with built-in cameras. They’re tough to get, but fun to use and they just might be the first face computer you’ll actually want to wear.
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These Self-Flying Helicopters Team Up to Fight Fires and Save Lives

Two Lockheed Martin helicopters, with help from a pair of drones, join forces to fight fires and save lives.
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Worried About Your Privacy Now? Here’s How to Protect It

America has a new president who is, how should we say, unpredictable.
There’s no telling how the NSA and the surveillance state will evolve in the next four years. So, if you’re worried about keeping your private communications private, here’s what to do.
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Inside the Lab That’s Building a Robot Cat

Like most robots, Kleo the Cat has a tough time moving around. But that could change soon. That’s thanks to researchers at USC who are using lessons from biology to create more dexterous machines.
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Food Myths: Does Turkey Make You Sleepy?

You finish that thanksgiving feast and immediately all you want to do is sleep. Many people blame the turkey for their sudden comatose state, but that may not be 100% true.
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What Do You Get When a Pig and a Monkey Have a Baby? A Coati

The coati is kind of a raccoon but also maybe a monkey with the nose of a pig.
In other words, a critter that can’t seem to figure out what it wants to be.
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The Self-Driving Truck Race Heats Up With a Driverless Test

Starsky heat up the competition for driverless trucks with its first closed road test of a completely driverless car.
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Bumped Off Your Flight? Know Your Travel Rights

It’s bound to happen to you— your flight is cancelled, delayed or the airline bumps you. That’s why it’s important to know your rights when your travel plans go astray.
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Thermal Imaging Tech Helps Protect Endangered Wildlife

World Wildlife Fund is using thermal imaging technology and artificial intelligence to see and capture wildlife poachers as they stalk endangered animals in the dark.
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WIRED Review: Samsung Galaxy S9

The Samsung Galaxy S9 smartphone is all about the camera — dual aperture lens, 12 megapixel sensor and get this, an astounding 960 frames per second slow motion video.
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Whether It’s Farmed or Wild, Here’s How to Cook Your Salmon Right

If you overcooked your pan-seared salmon, you may be tempted to blame it on the type of salmon you bought, but none of that matters if you understand the chemistry of how this colorful fish cooks.
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Meet the Arapaima, the Swimming Tank of the Amazon

What’s 10 feet long, 440 pounds, and armored like a tank? The arapaima, perhaps the most peculiar fish in the Amazon.
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Behold the RC Off-Roader of Our Childhood Dreams

Meet the RR10 Bomber from Axial. The $ 400 RC car is a 1/10th-scale recreation of a real 4×4 and it was built for crawling across the gnarliest trails.
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WIRED Autocomplete Interviews – Charlize Theron & David Oyelowo Answer the Web’s Most Searched Questions

“Gringo” stars Charlize Theron and David Oyelowo answer the Internet’s most searched questions about themselves. Is David Oyelowo ACTUALLY a prince? Where did Charlize Theron grow up? Will David be the first black James Bond? Does Charlize Theron have a middle name? Charlize and David answer all these questions, and more!
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Why Banning Kratom May Make the Opioid Epidemic Even Worse

In August the DEA announced plans to ban Kratom, a herbal substance used to treat pain, anxiety and in some cases opioid addiction. A group of tenacious users got the agency to back down and extend public comment until December 1st. Now a tough decision lies before the DEA.
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This Radical Redesign Could Keep Gas Engines Pumping

Achates Power is reviving the century-old opposed piston layout to make gas-powered cars more efficient.
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Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond & James May Race Toy Cars

Former “Top Gear” and current “The Grand Tour” hosts Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May put their driving skills to the ultimate test…by racing toy cars.
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The Scientific Secret to Making Crispy Chicken Skin

You love crispy chicken skin but you always dry the breast out, right? Here’s the solution using a little science.
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Jumping Spiders Jump Around, Jump Up, Jump Up, and Get Down

Meet the little spider that goes about life a little differently, in the sense that it actively stalks the hell out of its prey.
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Scientists Create a Light-Guided Robotic Stingray Using Rat Parts

A team of scientists at Harvard created an artificial stingray out of rat parts, which can be remote-controlled around a tank using light beams as part of the team’s ongoing research on how to make artificial organs.
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How Oculus Designed Its Touch VR Controllers

Oculus Touch controllers are here – finally putting our hands in the same virtual space as our heads. Touch was years and scores of prototypes in the making. Watch to see how the form and function came together.
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Science of Teams: How NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory Used Teamwork to Reach Saturn

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory uses teamwork every day to accomplish incredible scientific feats.
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WIRED Autocomplete Interviews – Jennifer Aniston & Jason Bateman Answer the Web’s Most Searched Questions

Office Christmas Party stars Jennifer Aniston and Jason Bateman hang with WIRED to answer the Internet’s most searched questions about themselves.
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How Billions of Dollars of Goods Get to You

The Port of Los Angeles is one of the busiest ports in the country, and only gets busier during the holidays. With more global shipping now that ever, new technologies are emerging that can mend choke points in the process.
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Meet The Clever Robot That’s Ready to Take On Your Shopping Addiction

Robots are historically pretty bad at picking things up. But that’s changing thanks to startups like Kindred, which is mixing advanced AI with remote controls to create robots that can pick and sort through objects at dizzying rates.
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Design FX – The Amazing Visual Effects of “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them”

The Harry Potter prequel, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, finds Eddie Redmayne performing a mating ritual in front of a massive computer-generated beast. Using a combination of puppets and CGI, a slew of effects houses were able to craft convincing monsters to populate J.K. Rowling’s imaginative world.
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WIRED Autocomplete Interviews – Kate McKinnon & Vanessa Bayer Answer the Web’s Most Searched Questions

Office Christmas Party stars Kate McKinnon and Vanessa Bayer hang with WIRED to answer the Internet’s most searched questions about themselves.
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WIRED Autocomplete Interviews – Bruce Willis Answers the Web’s Most Searched Questions

“Death Wish” star Bruce Willis takes the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answers the Internet’s most searched questions about himself. Did Bruce Willis go to college? Was Bruce Willis in the military? Was Bruce Willis Batman??
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Rhett & Link Show Us the Last Thing on Their Phones

Internetainers Rhett & Link gather up their courage and show us the last things they did with their phones.

“Rhett and Link’s Buddy System”
Good Mythical Morning
@rhettandlink
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WIRED Autocomplete Interviews – Google Search Team Answers the Web’s Most Searched Questions

Ben Gomes (VP, Search Engineering) and Chris Haire (Product Manager, Autocomplete) from Google’s search team take the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answers the Internet’s most searched questions about Google autocomplete and search.
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This New Satellite Will Help Track Extreme Weather in the West

NOAA’s latest GOES satellite will help researchers study, track, and predict storms, fires, floods, and other weather systems.
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Remembering Space Pioneer John Glenn: 1921-2016

In 1962 astronaut John Glenn became the first American to orbit the earth. The feat paved the way to US dominance in the space race and the mission to the moon. Glenn, ever a champion of human exploration, died December 8, 2016.
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How to Make Deliciously Safe Eggnog With Raw Eggs and Booze

You wish you liked eggnog more than you do, right? Well, with this recipe and a few science tricks, you’ll make eggnog that is not only delicious but brilliantly boozy too.
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[Branded Content] Working Together for a Common Goal; The Science of Teams: Atlassian

Produced for Atlassian by the WIRED Brand Lab. The process of team work is all around us. From construction, to music, to food, the greatest achievements are born out of teams. On its surface, collaboration is a seemingly simple process, but there is much more underneath. WIRED teams up with the experts and uses science to showcase the mechanics behind working as a team.

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The Incredible Gecko That Looks Exactly Like a Tree

Meet the leaf-tailed gecko, which deploys some of the most astounding camouflage in the animal kingdom.
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Science of Teams: How Prologue Brings Its Visual Effects to Virtual Reality

Visual Effects house Prologue has worked on some of the biggest movie franchises around. The different teams at Prologue deftly work together to bring some of their most familiar assets over to the virtual space.
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Mr. Coffee vs Keurig: How Do They Compare?

Which coffee maker is king? We teardown the Mr. Coffee 12-Cup automatic and Keurig K55; two coffee machines built decades apart.
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Surviving Family Occasions with Tips From Google’s Mindfulness Mentor

Family occasions are stressful especially around the holidays.Google’s Chade-Meng Tan shares some mindfulness tricks that’ll keep you sane.
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Airbus’ Futuristic Jet Concept Comes With Flying Spas and Bars

The Transpose concept uses modular architecture to keep life in the sky fresh and comfortable.
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WIRED Autocomplete Interviews – The Cast of “Rogue One” Answers the Web’s Most Searched Questions

“Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” stars Felicity Jones, Donnie Yen, Diego Luna, Riz Ahmed, Ben Mendelsohn and Alan Tudyk answer the internet’s most searched questions about themselves.
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Meet the Blind Man Who Convinced Google Its Self-Driving Car Is Finally Ready

Google is getting serious about self-driving cars. So serious that it put a legally blind man in one that drove him around safely on his own. The successful trip means that the tech giant can now launch its own self-driving car company, which it’s calling Waymo.
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How to Fight the Bad Logic of the Internet | Argument Clinic

There’s a lot of bad logic out there. WIRED’s Jason Tanz explains how to spot and fight the dumbest arguments online.
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Smosh Shows Us the Last Thing on Their Phones

Internet super-celebrities Smosh gather up their courage and show us the last things on their phones.
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Out of Office with Brent Rose – Brent Rose’s Ultimate Survival Bag

Bug-out bags/survival kits are a controversial topic. Everybody has a different philosophy about what makes a good one. This is Brent’s. While bigger and heavier than a lot of the bags you’ll see online, you can keep it in the closet by your front door or the trunk of your car, and you’ll be prepared for an emergency that could last many days. Brent’s kit doubles as a slick backpacking setup, so you’ll get to know your gear extremely well, and you get to have fun with it, too.
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The Enduring Mystery of What the Hell’s in LaCroix

LaCroix is the fizzy water of the moment. It’s just H2O, CO2, and natural flavor. But what’s “natural flavor” and is it safe to consume by the daily 12-pack? Asking for a friend.
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WIRED Autocomplete Interviews – Jennifer Lawrence & Chris Pratt Answer the Web’s Most Searched Questions

“Passengers” stars Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt answer the Internet’s most searched questions about themselves.
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Go Inside The Dome That Could Give Robots Super Senses

Step inside the Panoptic Studio, a dome at Carnegie Mellon University where researchers are capturing data on human gestures, which will be used to create more lifelike and responsive robots.
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Watch Airbus’ Flying Car, Vahana, Make its First Flight

The personal air transport vehicle has achieved the milestone of “first flight”, as the race to develop flying cars continues.
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How Alan Tudyk Became Rogue One’s K-2SO

“Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” star Alan Tudyk plays K-2SO, an Imperial droid who was reprogrammed and finds himself with the rebellion. Alan explains what it was like controlling K-2SO, and how they went about making the best movie they could.
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How the Morpho Butterfly Can Be Blue But Also Not Really Blue

The morpho butterfly appears blue but it isn’t actually. It looks blue not because of pigment but because of some very fancy scales on its wings.
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See Everything That Happens When a Package is Shipped

Ever wonder what happens to a package when it gets shipped? We stuck a GoPro in a clear acrylic box, had it filming the entire time, and got a chance to see what the package went through on its way to your doorstep.
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Hyundai’s Exo-Skeleton Makes Everyone an Iron Man

Hyundai, the car manufacturer, is getting into other forms of mobility and work with its two new exo-skeletons.
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Tech Support – Neuroscientist Anil Seth Answers Neuroscience Questions From Twitter

Neuroscientist and public science communicator Anil Seth uses the power of Twitter to answer some common questions about neuroscience. How does memory work? Can we delete memories? Do blind people dream? Anil answers all these questions and more!

Featuring Anil Seth, Professor of Cognitive and Computational Neuroscience and Co-Director of the Sackler Centre for Consciousness Science, University of Sussex, UK

Twitter: @anilkseth
Website: www.anilseth.com
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Look Inside a Pig’s Face While It Eats

Thanks to XROMM technology scientists can see moving bones inside animals in real time. It’s perfect for seeing inside a repaired knee or for figuring out how dinosaurs may have moved.
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2016: The Year in Autonomous Driving

2016 was the year that self-driving vehicles really took off. WIRED looks back at how much transportation is being changed by autonomous cars, trucks, and drones.
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WIRED’s Top Science Stories of 2016

From gene editing and gravitational waves and the zika virus these were the top science stories of 2016.
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WIRED’s Favorite Absurd Creatures of 2016

Revisit WIRED’s favorite Absurd Creatures of 2016 – the magnificent sex, food and fighting obsessed rhino beetle, the fish-bashing kingfisher bird and the aptly named peanut-head bugs.
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WIRED’s Top Gadget Stories of 2016

2016 was the year a lot changed in gear. We lost headphone jacks on iPhones, got Snap’s Spectacles and artificial intelligence is now powering a lot of our gadgets.
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