Elon Musk Is Back to Digging Tunnels, This Time Under Washington DC
The Boring Company has begun digging near the US Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives headquarters for as yet undisclosed purposes.
Carbon and Dust Fitness RPG Mixes Role-Playing, Exercise, and Kicking Ass in Space
As someone who gets incredibly bored cycling through an elliptical for 30 minutes, I love when exercise includes a cool story.
Indonesia's Mount Sinabung Volcano Erupted Today and the Photos Are Spooky as Hell
It's like watching some kind of mythical monster slowly taking over the sky.
A Toy Design Actually Forced a Change to Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Usually, it’s the movies dictating what we see on store shelves—but for The Last Jedi, things ended up the other way round.
Over the Weekend, the NASA Opportunity Rover Saw Its 5,000th Martian Dawn
Keep on rovin', Opportunity.
Uber Is Reportedly Going to Sell Its Southeast Asian Division to Competitor Grab
By adapting Uber’s model to work in regions with poor financial infrastructure, Grab has become the richest startup in southeast Asia.
Falcon Heavy May Have Drastically Increased the Number of Asteroids We Can Mine
Elon Musk's record-setting rocket could potentially let miners access thousands of ore-bearing asteroids.
Holy Crap an AR App I Actually Like
The Dumb Fun app uses AR to obscure you completely, turning your surroundings into collage art.
Do Animals Have a Sense of Competition?
It turns out, animals do have some sense of whether they’ve won or lost a given game, despite not quite knowing what a game actually is.
David Attenborough Still Isn't Bored of Penguins
Yeah mate, we get it. One egg. On their feet. All winter. And it's cold. Some die and in a very small way it's our fault now.
Facebook Admits Spam Texts to Two-Factor Authentication Users Were a Bug
At Facebook, two-factor authentication ended up being used as a way to pester its users with notifications.
Crayola's New Pen Writes On Any Surface Using Melted Crayons as Ink
Encouraging kids to melt stuff doesn't seem like a great idea to me.