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For less than a third the price of each $70 million Osprey, the Army will get nearly the same performance from the V-280 Valor. The post The US May Finally Get a Cheap Alternative to the $70 Million V-22 Osprey appeared first on WIRED.

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Kevin Frayer's images take viewers inside a lab in Guangzhou, China where scientists are infecting mosquitoes with Wolbachia, a bacterium that prevents their eggs from hatching. The post This Lab Releases Two Million Mosquitoes a Week for Science appeared first on WIRED.

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Kepler's K2 mission confirms 104 new exoplanets. The post Inside Kepler, NASA’s Mission to Discover Habitable Exoplanets appeared first on WIRED.

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Nike's newest track spikes can slash a 100-meter runner's time by more than a tenth of a second—enough to turn a fourth-place finisher into a gold medalist. The post Check Out Nike's Crazy New Machine-Designed Track Shoe appeared first on WIRED.

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Four years ago to the day, Microsoft posted its first-ever quarterly loss. Doubts over its future mounted. Those doubts are fading fast. The post Microsoft Has Zoomed Back to Relevance after Hitting Bottom appeared first on WIRED.

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A moment of silence for #NeverTrump. Or a whole lot of tweets. The post #NeverTrump Crowd Tweets Its Feelings After Trump Nomination appeared first on WIRED.

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The cracks started showing when all of Fox News boss Roger Ailes' usual tricks failed to slow Donald Trump’s ascent---and then Ailes himself fell. The post Roger Ailes Got Us To Mistrust Everyone—Including Himself appeared first on WIRED.

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Turning fire hydrants into water fountains. The post Cleveland Offers an Ingenious Fix for Thirsty Republicans appeared first on WIRED.

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