The Pirate Bay appears to be testing a play button for torrent streaming.

Chemicals commonly used in smartphone, television, and computer displays were found to be potentially toxic and present in nearly half of dozens of samples of household dust collected by a team of toxicologists led by the University of Saskatchewan (USask).

The international research team, led by USask environmental toxicologist John Giesy, is sounding the alarm about liquid crystal monomers and the potential threat they pose to humans and the environment.

The 16-year-old climate activist from Sweden is the magazine's youngest choice to be named Person of the Year.

The network’s furthering of lies from foreign adversaries and flagrant disregard for the truth have gotten downright dangerous.

Michael Orr, palingEnesia

Michael Orr's palingEnesia escapes easy definitions. ARe these works blueprints for 'pataphysical machines? Innovations in rubber stamp art? Secretive messages in a new visual language? They are all that and much more. palingEnesia represents a new kind of synthesis betwen visual poetry, abstract comics and collage art. Completely analog in origin, palingEnesia interrogates the boundaries berween the literary and visual arts in a unique and deeply personal way.

Radiolab's Jad Abumrad and Shima Oliaee dive deep into the world of Dolly Parton for this miniseries. It is soooooo good.

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Gruber's Daring Fireball coverage of Apple regarding China and Trump have been appropriately scathing. Here he breaks with tradition and brings in a political journalist to further direct things.

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The Great Cannon is a distributed denial of service tool (“DDoS”) that operates by injecting malicious Javascript into pages served from behind the Great Firewall. These scripts, potentially served to millions of users across the internet, hijack the users’ connections to make multiple requests against the targeted site.

New scientific research published in the journal Memory & Cognition provides evidence that a brief mindfulness meditation exercise can enhance verbal learning.

Sanders calls out companies such as Comcast, AT&T and Verizon as he announces a sweeping plan to boost affordable broadband access.

As a TikTok executive refuted allegations of censorship, a 17-year-old user in the U.S. was locked out of her account after posting a viral video criticizing the Chinese government.

‘I called him out on the fact he’s not paying 2 per cent, and I guess he’s not very happy about it,’ says US president

The Constitution mandates it. Most Americans believe in it. But today it is under threat as never before.

Church-state separation stands as one of the foundations of our Nation. Because of it, Americans enjoy unparalleled religious liberty and nurture one of the most vital religious communities in the world. Separation guarantees you the freedom to worship or not to worship as you choose.

But today, powerful religious leaders and misguided politicians have joined forces to undercut the First Amendment.

Spotify version of my 13 hour mix from last summer's Country Club. It vacillates between zero BPM ambient stuff and mostly mellow beats. It's highly compatible with Spotify's crossfade functionality. It'll work in the background, but it's designed to hold your attention.

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted psilocybin therapy a Breakthrough Therapy designation for the second time in a year, this time with a view on accelerating trials testing its efficacy treating major depressive disorder (MDD).