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Microsoft has released a new trailer for Halo 5: Guardians this morning, showcasing what appears to be the upcoming game's opening cinematic. The post Halo 5‘s Intro Is Full of Spectacle and Fanservice appeared first on WIRED.

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A copper smelting plant has been pumping toxins into the air, water, and ground around Karabash. An Italian photographer went inside to share a story few have ever heard. The post Karabash, Russia Is Divided by a Mountain of Pollution appeared first on WIRED.

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Leaked documents detail a collection of failed schemes to get the long-trapped WikiLeaker out of London. The post Ecuador Considered Smuggling Julian Assange to Freedom in a Bag appeared first on WIRED.

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Courtesy of Jimmy Kimmel, here is a breakdown of the Nicki Minaj and Miley Cyrus spat using emoji. The post The Nicki Minaj and Miley Cyrus Beef Explained with Emojis appeared first on WIRED.

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For the next three weeks, anyway. The post Stephen Colbert is the Newest Voice of Waze appeared first on WIRED.

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The immediacy of the 360-degree view gives the film a poignancy that a news report simply can’t. The post This Ebola Documentary Shows VR Film’s Radical Potential appeared first on WIRED.

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Out today is Poultry Suite, a stunning photo book that catalogs some seriously impressive chicken breeds. The post Humans Made Chickens Look Ridiculous. Really Ridiculous appeared first on WIRED.

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Netflix still doesn't. The post Amazon Prime Lets You Download Videos and Watch Offline Now appeared first on WIRED.

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Ch-ch-changes. The post Google Has A New Logo appeared first on WIRED.

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"The fact is climate is changing faster than our efforts to address it." The post In Alaska, Obama Paints Grim Picture of Climate Change appeared first on WIRED.

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Essential background material for helping you understand the worlds of security and government today. The post You Can’t Understand Security Without These Classic Works appeared first on WIRED.

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Wonder if he's more of a Mayfair or Valencia guy. The post President Obama Takes Over the White House’s Instagram appeared first on WIRED.

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The $399 Robin is a different kind of smartphone with a different kind of software. The post Nextbit’s Robin Is Another Pretty Phone—But With Infinite Storage appeared first on WIRED.

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Meet the new face of the NSA. The post NSA Boss: Encrypted Software Needs Government Backdoors appeared first on WIRED.

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Thinner device, better screen. The post The Newest Nest Thermostat Looks (And Sees) Much Better appeared first on WIRED.

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Gotta look right for the first day of class. The post Here Is Your WIRED Star Wars Challenge for Day 121 appeared first on WIRED.

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NASA's 'worm' logo was born of a meticulously detailed manual that remains a great example of a graphics system. Two designers hope to reissue it as a hardcover book. The post Inside the Rise and Fall of NASA’s Beloved Worm Logo appeared first on WIRED.

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Haskell is a 25-year-old programming language that isn't all that popular. But Facebook uses it, and that's a sign of things to come. The post Facebook’s New Spam-Killer Hints at the Future of Coding appeared first on WIRED.

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Here's who to follow to stay in the know. The post 12 Must-Follow Feeds in the World of Security appeared first on WIRED.

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In recent years, more than 20 countries have announced their intent to launch or beef up their offensive cyber capabilities. The result is a burgeoning digital arms race that presents a major threat to the security of our data. The post We’re at Cyberwar: A Global Guide to Nation-State Digital Attacks appeared first on WIRED.

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A well-intentioned arms pact could be a nightmare for legitimate security research. The post An International Arms Pact Could Criminalize Legit Software appeared first on WIRED.

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Google, Amazon, and other tech giants are making moves to end Flash's online reign. But its demise could also mean fewer ad dollars for content-makers. The post The Death of Flash May Not Be Entirely Good for the Web appeared first on WIRED.

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If you wanted to pick the most volcanically hazardous place to live on Earth today, it would be hard to beat Naples, Italy. The post Volcanic Rumbles Mean Magma Might Be Seeping Under Naples appeared first on WIRED.

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The people charged with guarding against intelligence abuses are spectacularly ignorant about technology. The post Spy Agencies Can Run Wild Because Oversight Is Broken appeared first on WIRED.

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