Joe Biden is using the Defense Production Act for clean energy

It looks like President Biden is done waiting for Congress to do something about the country’s dependence on foreign energy. Through a series of executive actions announced on Mondaythe president…

Cryptocurrency fuels new business opportunities

Joseph Lupo agrees. Lupo is a general manager with CoinBits, which helps businesses and investors securely build, manage, and protect their money in a private bitcoin portfolio. “We saw a…

Malaysia’s LGBTQ actors, and 4Chan’s toxic AI

Vile online abuse escalated into accusations she was to blame for the outbreak of covid-19 in Malaysia, death threats, and eventually being arrested and charged with “insulting Islam.” Earlier this…

China’s Jidu Robo-1 Looks Like It’s From the Future. Maybe It Is

The collaboration with Geely could give Jidu a big boost when it comes to the notoriously tricky business of making cars at high volume and with high reliability, says Tu…

How to Buy a Projector (2022): Throw Distance, Screen Size, Mounting, Long Cables

Depending on what you’re watching and your budget, a 1080p (“Full HD”) projector is still a great buy, since many shows and movies aren’t streaming in a super-high bitrate at…

8 Queer Video Games Worth Playing

Happy pride month to all the gaymers! During pride this year, as a celebration, I’m replaying a few of my favorite video games with LGBTQ + representation. Even though many…

‘Plastitar’ Is the Unholy Spawn of Oil Spills and Microplastics

While we know where the plastics came from, the origin of this particular tar was not clear. But generally speaking, whenever oil spills, it floats around and partially evaporates, thickening…

The Internet Needs You-Are-Here Maps

Many of us remember the feeling of running into a museum as a child, excited by the vast space and seemingly infinite possibility of finding that obscure dinosaur, or species…

After ‘Ms. Marvel, ‘Read These 5 Comics

Based on its heroine alone, Disney +‘s six-episode miniseries Ms. Marvel is looking like it might be a game-changer for fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Kamala Khan, the next-generation…

Pregnancy Has Risks. Without ‘Roe,’ More People Will Face Them

Somehow in the debate about abortion and the onset of human life, the physical reality of pregnancy has been disregarded. It isn’t just an inconvenient interlude. Pregnancy places a strain…