NPR | May 28, 2017
Men posted lots of angry messages on the Alamo Drafthouse's social media pages. The Drafthouse responded by scheduling additional women-only screenings.
NPR | May 28, 2017
Nearly 130 years since its inception, a modest knob of rubber with a metal handle is still invaluable in diagnosing disease and avoiding expensive testing. But its history is anything but simple.
NPR | May 26, 2017
A study of seven popular fitness trackers found they are generally good at measuring heart rate, but may mislead consumers about how many calories they have burned.
Business | Technology | NationNPR | May 26, 2017 10:35 a.m.
There is a growing perception that body cameras, now generating millions of hours of footage, are there less to keep tabs on police, and more to keep tabs on the public.
Election | Business | Technology | NationNPR | May 26, 2017 8:19 a.m.
Criticized for being affiliated with the alt-right, the social site Gab now reports 170,000 users. It has found a niche among some conservatives and others who feel stifled by Facebook and Twitter.
The Facebook CEO said fighting authoritarianism and nationalism is "the struggle of our time." Some have speculated he may run for office, though Zuckerberg has denied it.
World | Business | Technology | NationNPR | May 25, 2017 10:13 a.m.
Ke Jie is a wunderkind — the 19-year-old undisputed master of what might well be the world's most complex game. And he just soundly lost a best-of-three series to an artificial intelligence program.
Science | Nation | TechnologyNPR | May 25, 2017 6:35 a.m.
In Part 1 of the series Total Failure, a former NASA official recalls the disastrous mission of the space shuttle Columbia in 2003 and how the accident changed his life forever.
In the wake of the bombing on Monday night at an Ariana Grande concert, venues have stepped up security, a promoter laments the imperfect security and social media is useful and harmful — again.
"Last year, it was still quite humanlike when it played," the world's No. 1 Go player, Ke Jie, said after losing the first of a three-match series. "But this year, it became like a god of Go."
Election | Technology | NationNPR | May 22, 2017 7:56 p.m.
Experts say federal agencies have taken steps to secure networks, but they remain vulnerable.
Science | Health | Nation | TechnologyNPR | May 20, 2017 7:38 a.m.
Researchers printed gelatin scaffolds into which they placed ovarian tissue, and then implanted the new organs in mice. Three out of seven female mice produced healthy offspring using the technology.