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Mystique (Jennifer Lawrence) pulls together a dream team (including Wolverine!) to take on Apocalypse and his Four Horsemen in the movie's latest teaser. The post New X-Men: Apocalypse Trailer: It's All the Mutants Against a God appeared first on WIRED.

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In trying to lift the country out of poverty, the country failed to generate enough electricity and energy to meet sustained demand. The post Venezuela’s Economic Success Fueled Its Electricity Crisis appeared first on WIRED.

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From the side, the markings appear to be flat, but from a certain vantage point, they take on a 3-D appearance like a set of roadblocks. The post This Tricky Crosswalk Stops Drivers With an Optical Illusion appeared first on WIRED.

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Expanding highways is rarely the answer. The post Widening Highways Never Fixes Traffic. But Darnit, It Did in Texas appeared first on WIRED.

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Probably not. But marketers are using them to reach us where we spend so much of our time: our phones. The post The Future of Advertising Is … Kim Kardashian Emoji? appeared first on WIRED.

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It takes a specialized cold chain to transport finicky eggs, sperm, and embryos across the world for surrogacy via in vitro fertilization. The post Inside the Hidden Global Supply Chain for Frozen Sperm, Eggs, and Embryos appeared first on WIRED.

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The digital currency is inching its way back toward respectability after a rough run. The post A Bitcoin Exchange Just Got Approval to Operate Across the EU appeared first on WIRED.

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You'd look weird as hell if you were perfectly symmetrical. But the strawberry squid is really lopsided, with one tiny eye and one giant eye. The post Absurd Creatures: Why the Strawberry Squid Has One Tiny Eye and One Giant Eye appeared first on WIRED.

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George R.R. Martin's books no longer offer much guidance on who will survive Westeros. So we decided to start a dead pool. Here are this week's odds. The post Game of Thrones Death Pool: Who's Getting Offed Next? appeared first on WIRED.

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A photographer visits the most populous nation on Earth, and manages to escape everyone's notice. The post For a Nation of 1.4 Billion People, China Can Sure Look Empty appeared first on WIRED.

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Smartphones aren't dead. They're just morphing into VR headsets, too. The post Your Phone's Next Superpower? Putting Awesome VR in Your Pocket appeared first on WIRED.

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Honda's project stars seven whimsical vehicular prototypes, each the size of a remote-controlled car and photographed in vivid, diorama-like landscapes. The post Honda's Got a Whimsical Vision for the Self-Driving Future appeared first on WIRED.

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While the streaming service understands how to attract new subscribers, it doesn't understand...well, just about everything else The post Tidal Might Know Artists, But It Doesn't Get Listeners appeared first on WIRED.

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What does it mean for a woman to be useful? That's the question Outlander grapples with this week. The post Outlander Recap: A Woman Can Only Drink Tea for So Long appeared first on WIRED.

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Jason Labay's life had every condition of a space voyage. Except he wasn't going anywhere. The post A NASA Man Faces the Isolation of Space Without Ever Leaving Earth appeared first on WIRED.

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With Prince's death we're all reminded that we've done far too much collective grieving online this year. The post While You Were Offline: His Name Was Prince and He Was Funky appeared first on WIRED.

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Each Saturday we round up the news stories that we didn’t break or cover in depth at WIRED, but which deserve your attention nonetheless. The post Security This Week: If You Sue Ashley Madison, You'll Have to Use Your Real Name appeared first on WIRED.

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Two of the biggest games released this month, Ratchet and Clank and Dark Souls 3, remake experiences from gaming's past. But only one of them does it right. The post Ratchet and Clank Remakes Itself, Yet Refines Nothing appeared first on WIRED.

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Emissions cheat Volkswagon is recalling nearly 500,000 cars, most of which will need to be broken down and scrapped for parts. The post VW's Bleak Options for Dealing With 500,000 Recalled Diesels appeared first on WIRED.

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The story of the universe’s birth—and evidence for string theory—could be found in triangles and myriad other shapes in the sky. The post Triangles in the Sky Tell the Story of the Universe's Birth appeared first on WIRED.

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Today the average webpage is about the same size, data-wise, as the classic computer game Doom. The post The Average Webpage Is Now the Size of the Original Doom appeared first on WIRED.

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Space photos of the week, April 17–23, 2016. The post Space Photos of the Week: Hubble Spots a Big Blue Bubble appeared first on WIRED.

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Syfy's new show works magic with Lev Grossman's book series. The post The Magicians Is a Master Class in Book Adaptation appeared first on WIRED.

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Libratone's newest speaker does both AirPlay and Bluetooth, and lets you link multiple speakers together. The post Review: Libratone Zipp appeared first on WIRED.

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has been reprimanding the distracted drivers of Twitter all month--and people are actually listening. The post Don't Text and Drive, or the Feds Will Slide Into Your DMs appeared first on WIRED.

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