Trump Is Opening A Cyber Pandora’s Box

Trump Is Opening A Cyber Pandora’s Box

President Trump’s reversal of Obama-era rules governing the use of cyberweapons shows he doesn’t understand what they are or the consequences of using them.

Space Force: A Serious Article About A Silly Idea

Space Force: A Serious Article About A Silly Idea

If President Trump insists on creating a Space Force, he can't treat it like a short-term publicity stunt.

What Is The “Hothouse Earth” Theory And How Can It Be Avoided?

What Is The “Hothouse Earth” Theory And How Can It Be Avoided?

A new study warns that we're approaching a series of tipping points that will lead to a Hothouse Earth, but we can still prevent this disaster.

What If NATO Countries Called Trump’s Military Spending Bluff With AI?

What If NATO Countries Called Trump’s Military Spending Bluff With AI?

The United States military may be the best in the world, but it’s fighting 21st-century wars with 20th-century ideas. NATO has an opportunity to master the wars of the future.

If You Like Keeping Up With The Kardashians You’re More Likely To Dislike Welfare, Study Shows

If You Like Keeping Up With The Kardashians You’re More Likely To Dislike Welfare, Study Shows

London School of Economics study correlates the consumption of materialistic media with anti-welfare and anti-poverty views

QAnon: The Absurd Conspiracy Theory Infecting Trump’s Base

QAnon: The Absurd Conspiracy Theory Infecting Trump’s Base

The conspiracy theory that Satanic pedophiles are secretly manipulating every lever of power is more widespread among Trump's base than you might think.

Social Media Is Making It Harder To Be A Bigot

Social Media Is Making It Harder To Be A Bigot

From BBQ Becky to Permit Patty, lawsuits may actually the least of America’s bigots’ problems.

Do We Really Want To Terraform Mars?

Do We Really Want To Terraform Mars?

We’ve dreamt of turning Mars into Earth 2.0 for decades. But is it possible? Or even worth the effort?

Is It Still The Economy, Stupid?

Is It Still The Economy, Stupid?

For decades, approval of the economy would decide how the nation votes. But what happens when just a fifth of the people see all the benefits?

How To Stop Russia From Hacking America’s Power Grid

How To Stop Russia From Hacking America’s Power Grid

Foreign hackers are going after our electric utilities. We could have stopped the vast majority of their attacks.

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