WMD
Here's the Right Way to Nuke an Asteroid (Sorry, Bruce Willis)  SPACE.COM · 2 days
If you want to use a nuclear weapon to save the world from an asteroid, don't try to do it the way Bruce Willis did, NASA's... more
Intel, US Government Aim for Nation's Fastest Computer Under 'Project Aurora'  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
A US government-led group is working with chipmaker Intel and Cray to develop and build the nation's fastest computer by 2021 for conducting nuclear weapons and... more
Bill Gates says AI should improve education and medicine - CNET  CNET · 4 days
Artificial intelligence is "both promising and dangerous," like nuclear weapons and nuclear energy, Microsoft's co-founder says. more
It’s time to disrupt nuclear weapons  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Beatrice Fihn Contributor Share on Twitter Beatrice Fihn is the executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons and the winner of the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize. “Atomic bombs are primarily a means for... more
Tularemia bacterium hibernates and can be traced in terror attacks  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
The bacterium that causes tularemia in animals and humans can survive in a dormant state in nature for a long time before causing new outbreaks. This according to... more
BASF annual profits tumble as car woes, trade wars bite  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
German chemicals giant BASF reported Tuesday its annual profits slumped in 2018, with knock-on effects from major customer sectors and geopolitical headwinds including trade conflicts taking the business... more
Material that shields beetle from being burned by its own weapons, holds promise  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Carabid beetles produce caustic chemicals they spray to defend themselves against predators, and the compound that protects their bodies from these toxic... more
Material that shields beetle from being burned by its own weapons, holds promise  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Carabid beetles produce caustic chemicals they spray to defend themselves against predators, and the compound that protects their bodies from these toxic... more
Espionage
This cuckoo catfish tricks other fish into raising its head-chomping young
Science Magazine
Google Lens will be integrated into Xiaomi’s MIUI camera app on Pocophone F1, Redmi devices
9to5Google
You Can Watch SpaceX's Starship Hopper Tests Live Via a South Texas Surf School
SPACE.COM
What’s in your bag, Anne-Marie?
THE VERGE
Logan Paul’s satirical flat Earth doc gets to the heart of YouTube’s recommendation issue
THE VERGE
Fortified 'high tunnel' growing structures withstand 'bomb cyclone' winds
PHYS.ORG
Why dangerous asteroids heading to Earth are so hard to detect
PHYS.ORG
A brief history of science writing shows the rise of the female voice
PHYS.ORG
4-D-printed materials can be stiff as wood or soft as sponge
PHYS.ORG
Snow may have delayed some blooms for the first day of spring
PHYS.ORG
Satellites key to addressing water scarcity
ESA
Star Wars: The Clone Wars is leaving Netflix next month
THE VERGE
HBO’s Deadwood movie gets a trailer and a May 31st release date
THE VERGE
Cult role-playing game Vampire: the Masquerade - Bloodlines is getting a sequel in 2020
THE VERGE
Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus to be used to film entire Tonight Show episode - CNET
CNET
All Avengers: Endgame trailers rounded up -- 'Whatever it takes' - CNET
CNET
Galactic center visualization delivers star power
PHYS.ORG
WeChat could get a lot more fun outside China with global mini games
THE VERGE
GoPro’s Hero 7 Silver camera is just $199, and the classic Duke Xbox controller is 50 percent off at Amazon
THE VERGE
Chrome for Android’s tab groups are an easy way to organize tasks, here’s a sneak peek [Video]
9to5Google
World's smallest bears' facial expressions throw doubt on human superiority
PHYS.ORG
Watch the world’s smallest bear copy its friends’ facial expressions
Science Magazine
Livestreamed massacre means it's time to shut down Facebook Live
PHYS.ORG
Video: Heroines of the periodic table
PHYS.ORG
Where do microplastics go in the oceans?
PHYS.ORG
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