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Mercedes handles the competition because it knows how to handle data, too

Ahead of (another) Mercedes win, Ars gets a look at the team's network stack. Mark Thompson/Getty Images AUSTIN, Texas—History happened Sunday at the Circui.....»»

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Several women accuse tech pundit Robert Scoble of sexual assault, harassment

"I felt one hand on my breast and his arm reaching around and grabbing my butt." Enlarge / Robert Scoble, as seen in 2013. (credit: JD Lasica) Robert Scoble, a longtime fixture of the Silicon Valley punditocracy, has been publicly accused of s.....»»

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CO₂ benefits of regrowing forests nothing to sniff at

Land use shifts could provide over a third of our needed emissions cuts. Enlarge (credit: Patrick Shepherd/CIFOR) It’s a common suggestion that we should just plant trees to suck CO2 out of the atmosphere, but this isn’t quite the solution.....»»

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Tesla strikes a deal to open a factory in Shanghai, WSJ sources say

Electric car maker would likely still pay the nation’s 25 percent tariff. Enlarge / This picture taken on March 17, 2015 shows a Tesla Model S car on display at a showroom in Shanghai. (credit: JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images) On Sunday.....»»

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You’ll never see a more touching film about a 72-year-old alien experiencer

David Huggins has an unremarkable life—well, minus the lifelong alien affairs. Ars talks with Love & Saucers creators Matt Ralston and Brad Abrahams at Fantastic Fest 2017. (video link) AUSTIN, Texas—Perhaps no film has ever set its t.....»»

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Nintendo Switch’s first portable dock offers freedom, but with new shackles

Nyko dock delivers a much-needed option—but it comes with serious dealbreakers. Enlarge / The author's Nintendo Switch, inserted into the Nyko Portable Docking Kit. (Cables aren't inserted into its backside for this product shot.) (credit: Sam.....»»

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How Jane Goodall became Jane Goodall

Based on footage from the man who would become Goodall's ex-husband. Enlarge (credit: Wikimedia Commons) Jane Goodall is an astonishing figure in many ways. Starting with no formal training and using controversial methods, she made astonishing.....»»

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Evolution experiment has now followed 68,000 generations of bacteria

It’s basically a time machine. For bacteria. Enlarge / Colorized scanning electron micrograph of Escherichia coli (E. coli), grown in culture and adhered to a cover slip. (credit: NIAID / Flickr) On February 24, 1988, Richard Lenski seeded 1.....»»

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Several women accuse tech pundit Robert Scoble of sexual harassment

"I felt one hand on my breast and his arm reaching around and grabbing my butt." Enlarge / Robert Scoble, as seen in 2013. (credit: JD Lasica) Robert Scoble, a longtime fixture of the Silicon Valley punditocracy, has been publicly accused of s.....»»

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Here are sci-fi inspired supplies for binging Stranger Things next weekend

Ganache, Fluff, and chocolate round out our baked ‘80s horror-food extravaganza. Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson) I love October. As an avid baker and Halloween reveler, I usually spend the whole month whipping up my favorite fall desserts.....»»

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CO₂ benefits of regrowing forests nothing to shake a stick at

Land use shifts could provide over a third of our needed emissions cuts. Enlarge (credit: Patrick Shepherd/CIFOR) It’s a common suggestion that we should just plant trees to suck CO2 out of the atmosphere, but this isn’t quite the solution.....»»

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Make your Stranger Things binge a little gooier with our baked treat ideas

Ganache, Fluff, and chocolate round out our baked '80s horror-food extravaganza. Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson) I love October. As an avid baker and Halloween reveler, I usually spend the whole month whipping up my favorite fall desserts .....»»

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Artificial eye dominance may speed reading for people with dyslexia

Flashing lights, eye-dominance test correlates eye physiology and dyslexia. Enlarge / Things tend to be a bit out of focus for my kids. (credit: Baruk Feddabonn) I have to admit that my only experience of dyslexia is via family members. My you.....»»

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Gran Turismo Sport review: A brilliant, but very new, direction for the series

The latest game in this legendary franchise is all about racing online and e-sports. Gran Turismo Sport is a great racing game. What it's not is a simple PS4 port of the last GT game. Almost eve.....»»

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Key e-mail from feds got caught in body-cam maker’s spam filter

Axon hopes "to resolve these matters as expeditiously as possible." Enlarge / A Los Angeles police officer wear an AXON body camera during the Immigrants Make America Great March to protest actions being taken by the Trump administration on Febr.....»»

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Report: Twitter CEO took a Russian impostor’s bait in 2016

The retweets were for innocent, "positive" stories. And that was the point. Enlarge / Jack Dorsey, co-founder and chief executive officer of Twitter. (credit: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg) As the public learns more about confirmed Russian troll acc.....»»

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Elon Musk’s Boring Company is digging a 10-mile tunnel in Maryland

The venture follows Musk’s recent obsession with tunneling equipment. Enlarge / A hyperloop test track built outside SpaceX headquarters. (credit: Megan Geuss) On Thursday, Maryland officials gave Elon Musk’s Boring Company permission to.....»»

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Archaeologists are mystified by ancient “gates” in Saudi lava fields

Google Earth reveals hundreds of geoglyphs in the desert, possibly 9,000 years old. Google Earth For almost a century, aerial photographers have been documen.....»»

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Judge: MalwareTech is no longer under curfew, GPS monitoring [Updated]

Marcus Hutchins, awaiting trial, can now live and work unencumbered in LA. Enlarge / Marcus Hutchins, security researcher for Kryptos Logic. In May, he registered a domain name that neutralized the WCry ransomware worm. In August, he was charged.....»»

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Report: Verizon struggling to launch streaming TV service in crowded field

It's had two delays and now plans to launch in the spring, says Bloomberg. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Scott Olson) Verizon’s long-rumored live TV streaming service appears to be having some issues. Bloomberg reported this past March tha.....»»

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