The Lonely Island crew is back—this time on Netflix with a Lemonade-style "visual poem" about late-’80s baseball superstars and steroid poster children Jose Canseco and Mark McGwire of the Oakland A's https://wired.trib.al/EwCOZxK
A new report shows real estate and title insurance giant First American had 885 million sensitive customer financial records—including SSNs and bank account numbers—sitting on their website for anyone to access https://wired.trib.al/qHhrhkk
Ditch your car. Take a bus to go hiking this summer. https://wired.trib.al/NCqTs2I
Four kids. One summer camp. One alien invasion. One adventure carrying the one object that can defeat the aliens across war-torn Los Angeles. This is Netflix's new show 'Rim of the World.' https://wired.trib.al/HtCZj5b
Feel like your partner is too controlling? At least they aren't like the Ophiocordyceps fungus, which invades an ant’s brain, chemically mind-controls the bug up into a tree, and then erupts from the ant’s head to rain down spores on the ground below:
https://www.wired.com/2016/10/evolution-ftw-weird-stuff-animals-survive/ 6/ https://t.co/yL9DGm2Hgf
Thought you were having a rough day? Sea cucumbers routinely have pearlfish swim into their bums for shelter. Sometimes they’ll eat the gonads, other times they mate inside.
Your day's not that bad: https://www.wired.com/2015/02/animal-sex/ 5/
Think being a player is cool? This shrew-like marsupial mates so frantically with so many females in three weeks that he goes blind, bleeds internally, and drops dead.
So yeah let that be a lesson: https://www.wired.com/2014/05/absurd-creature-of-the-week-this-marsupial-has-marathon-sex-until-it-goes-blind-and-drops-dead/ 4/
Feeling like your partner doesn't give you enough praise in the sack? Tell them to be more like elephants, who loudly trumpet, dance, and even urinate in excitement upon completion: https://www.wired.com/2013/02/sexy-species/ 3/
Did your partner think your gift was weird? Next time, hand over some gelatinous packets containing both sperm and nutrients, just for them. It seems to work pretty well for fireflies: https://www.wired.com/2013/02/valentines-day-animal-style/ 2/
This is what Apple did to (hopefully) solve its sticky key problem https://wired.trib.al/bfP6f8A
Tornadoes can be fleeting. They’re relatively small and fast and seemingly come out of nowhere. Worst of all for scientists trying to predict them, tornadoes are essentially swirling funnels of data you can’t get anywhere near https://wired.trib.al/6g6GtY5
Super-soaked spring soils, unplanted fields, record-rising rivers, runaway barges—this is what climate change looks like for the middle of the US. And it's harming the nation's ability to produce food. https://wired.trib.al/zMlf4b7
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