WIRED empfiehlt: 13 Romane über den Mars, die ihr lesen solltet!

Der Mars ist fremd, geheimnisvoll und faszinierend. Viele Autoren widmen sich dem roten Planeten und spekulieren, was Menschen dort erwartet, wenn sie – vielleicht schon bald – dort landen. WIRED präsentiert euch 13 Mars-Romane, deren Lektüre sich lohnt. Regelmäßig neue Updates aus dem WIRED-Kosmos! Der Mars ist fremd, geheimnisvoll und faszinierend. Viele Autoren widmen sich […]

‘Unprecedented’: Bering Sea loses half its sea ice over two weeks

The Bering Sea has more open water than ever measured at this time of year. “This is unprecedented,” said Brain Brettschneider, a climate researcher at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. “The amount of ice is less than it’s ever been during the satellite era on any date between mid-January and early May.” Bering Sea ice […]

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett to retire from Kraft Heinz board

Kraft Heinz Co said on Friday billionaire investor Warren Buffett has decided to retire from the company’s board following the end of his term in April to reduce travel commitments. Reuters Staff 2 Min Read (Reuters) – Kraft Heinz Co said on Friday billionaire investor Warren Buffett has decided to retire from the company’s board […]

‘I try like hell to hide my bald spot’

The hair joke was one of several off-script moments as the president relished addressing supporters. Share this with Email Facebook Messenger Messenger Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp LinkedIn Copy this link These are external links and will open in a new window Share this with Email Facebook Messenger Messenger Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp LinkedIn Copy this link These […]

Ein Spiel macht jeden zum Fake-News-Mogul

Wie funktionieren Fake News und welche Tricks nutzen ihre Autoren? Darüber wollen Forscher der University of Cambridge und Medienexperten mit einem Web-Game aufklären. Der Spieler wird dabei selbst zum Autor von Falschmeldungen und Verschwörungstheorien. Regelmäßig neue Updates aus dem WIRED-Kosmos! Wie funktionieren Fake News und welche Tricks nutzen ihre Autoren? Darüber wollen Forscher der University […]

NBA to set up confidential hotline to report sexual harassment, other issues

Commissioner Adam Silver sends letter to all 30 teams, detailing hotline will be available to all league and team employees. Silver sent the letter Thursday, two days after a scathing Sports Illustrated report detailed years of alleged misogyny and sexually predatory behavior in the front office of the Dallas Mavericks by former CEO and team president Terdema Ussery. […]

Exclusive: U.S. official focused on election security being replaced

The head of a federal commission who has helped U.S. states protect election systems from possible cyber attacks by Russia or others is being replaced at the behest of Republican House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan and the White House. 6 Min Read WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The head of a federal commission who has helped […]

Neanderthals were artists and thought symbolically, new studies argue

Neanderthals created art and knew how to use symbols, new studies say. Maltravieso, like La Pasiega in Northern Spain and Ardales Cave in the south, is a living cave, where water still flows, depositing carbonate minerals and shaping new rock formations. In these caves, flowstones and rock curtains have been slowly growing over ancient rock art. […]