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Globe-like agglomerations of human neural cells look and act strikingly like real, living grey matter. The post ‘Brain Balls’ Grown From Skin Cells Spark With Electricity appeared first on WIRED.

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Wolf in the Galapagos Island has erupted for the first time since 1982. The post New Eruption Started in the Galapagos Islands appeared first on WIRED.

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Spoilers for the seventh episode of Season 5 of Game of Thrones follow, obviously. We’ve reached a fascinating point in Game of Thrones: Not only is the show departing dramatically from the plot of George R. R. Martin’s books, but they’re catching up to them, and even moving beyond them. As I dissect the changes […] The post Game of Thrones Recap: It Can Always Be Worse appeared first on WIRED.

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Director Duncan Jones is finally in the homestretch of his 'World of Warcraft' adaptation. Here's how it's coming along. The post 6 Things We Learned About Warcraft From Its Director appeared first on WIRED.

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Head on in for clips from Pan, Pixels, and the Maze Runner sequel. The post This Week in Trailers: Zombies Ride Flying Sharks appeared first on WIRED.

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The streaming video giant has a plan to get the world to watch documentaries that the world never thought it wanted to watch. The post Netflix Wants to Usher in a New Golden Age of Nonfiction TV appeared first on WIRED.

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Updates to operating systems or apps that create slight changes to the size and position of buttons throw me off for days. The post Even Tiny Updates to Tech Can Be Obstacles for the Disabled appeared first on WIRED.

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If these indie games about sex make you feel confused, awkward, and vulnerable, that's entirely the point. The post If Sex Videogames Make You Feel Weird, That’s the Point appeared first on WIRED.

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iRobot CEO Colin Angle says his company will bring a home-mapping robot to market by the end of the year. The post The Next Roomba May Recognize All Your Crap appeared first on WIRED.

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The collection is undeniably feminine yet manages to avoid the cheap “girly” marketing tricks. The post At Last, Classy Parisian Lady Types Get Their Own Gadgets appeared first on WIRED.

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Only 208 days remain until the new 'Star Wars' movie. We have a few ideas for how you can pass the time. The post Here Are Your WIRED Star Wars Challenges for Week 4 appeared first on WIRED.

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So many hacks, so few days in the week to write alarming stories about every one. The post Shocker: Americans Don’t Think Their Data Can Stay Private appeared first on WIRED.

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Paying your tab with an app is hassle-free, but the convenience comes at a cost. The post Thanks, OpenTable, But I Like Being an Anonymous Diner appeared first on WIRED.

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There's way, way more behind why we use filters and love to look at them than you thought. The post Turns Out There a Lot of Academics Studying Photo Filters appeared first on WIRED.

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A last-minute bid to reform NSA spying before lawmakers break for a week-long recess failed early Saturday morning after hours of debate and filibuster overnight when Senate lawmakers voted 57-42 against the USA Freedom Act. Senator Mitch McConnell then tried to lead an effort to extend the key provision in the Patriot Act that has […] The post The Senate Fails to Reform NSA Spying, Votes Against USA Freedom Act appeared first on WIRED.

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Increasingly rapid advances in AI have given Stuart Russell's concerns heightened urgency. The post This Artificial Intelligence Pioneer Has a Few Concerns appeared first on WIRED.

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A slur recently showed up on Google Maps, and it was the work of trolls. It was the work of algorithms. The post Google Maps Is Racist Because the Internet Is Racist appeared first on WIRED.

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This week the Internet showed us that we were shortchanged by puberty. The post While You Were Offline: We’d Like to Buy Furiosa a Coke appeared first on WIRED.

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See how Industrial Light & Magic created the futuristic tech and magical world in Brad Bird’s 'Tomorrowland.' The post Design FX: The Magic Behind Tomorrowland’s 6-Minute Jetpack Shot appeared first on WIRED.

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In the latest episode of Geek's Guide to the Galaxy, horror author Clive Barker talks about writing one last Pinhead story in his new novel. The post It’s Finally Time to Say Goodbye to Hellraiser’s Pinhead appeared first on WIRED.

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Space Photos of the Week, May 17-23. A beautiful shot of the Medusa Nebula and a star named Nasty. The post Space Photos of the Week: A Star Named Nasty appeared first on WIRED.

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There's an all-out ninja battle going on at our finer urban cocktail establishments, and the prize at the center is a beautiful block of ice. The post Inside the Obsessive World of Artisanal Cocktail Ice appeared first on WIRED.

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The story of Silk Road, how it grew into a $1.2 billion operation, and how federal law enforcement shut it down. The post Silk Road: The Untold Story appeared first on WIRED.

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This week, the hosts go deep on the changes at Spotify. The post Gadget Lab Podcast: Spotify Sings a New Tune appeared first on WIRED.

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The Santa Barbara oil spill is going to kill a lot of animals. A lot. The post What the Oil Spill Off Santa Barbara Is Going to Kill appeared first on WIRED.

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