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(figuratively speaking that is) Remember, in the last Avengers movie, Avengers: Infinity War, where all the superheroes came together in an epic attempt to defeat Thanos? Oh wait, that’s right. Ant-Man and Hawkeye were nowhere to be seen. Ant-Man was apparently missing due to house arrest (which really is a […]

On the Verge of Doom and Utopia

Nick Bostrom, Swedish philosopher and head of the Future of Humanity Institute (FHI), has a definite concern on the future of AI. Though he promotes and seeks advancement in AI technology, he believes that AI is the present nuclear threat of our century. Within the last 5 years alone, “…three […]

Elon Musk unveils his first Los Angeles-area tunnel

Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk made a brief public appearance late on Tuesday to unveil the first tunnel completed by the underground transit venture he launched two years ago as an ambitious remedy to Los Angeles’ infamously heavy traffic. But contrary to some of his own hype from several months ago, […]

They Did Surgery on a Grape

In Greek mythology, the god Dionysus plays an essential role as the god of both the grape harvest and ritual madness. In Roman mythology, he is known as Bacchus, and is the namesake of the term “bacchanalia,” an orgiastic celebration of his godly remit. During bacchanalia, his female followers, the […]

Sexual harassment goes high tech with iPhone’s AirDrop

Without the proper settings, iPhone users can receive lewd and threatening messages from strangers, which can be triggering for survivors of sexual assault. Crowded spaces are fertile ground for AirDrop harassers. Public transport in particular seems to be a danger. Abigail Mentzer was riding the New York City subway to […]