The Covid-19 Pandemic Is a Crisis That Robots…

We humans weren’t ready for the novel coronavirus—and neither were the machines. The pandemic has come at an awkward time, technologically speaking. Ever more sophisticated robots and AI are augmenting human workers, rather than replacing…

What Coronavirus Isolation Could Do to Your Mind…

By now, you may have noticed a divide among your friends. As social distancing and self-imposed quarantine wear on and more workplaces urge employees to avoid the office, the Covid-19 outbreak has left many people…

Doctors Are Pooling Data to Help Understand Covid-19

An anti-malaria medicine called hydroxychloroquine might be a rescue drug for Covid-19—or maybe not. Or another anti-inflammatory drug, such as tocilizumab, might dampen the deadliest effects of the coronavirus. For now, there’s a lot of…

Half-Life: Alyx Shows VRs Power, but Might Not…

The catacombs beneath City 17's Quarantine Zone are dark and infested with zombies. Possessed by alien monsters called head crabs, an iconic Half-Life staple, they wander the tunnels, attacking anyone they meet. You think you…

Todays Cartoon: Bad News

Wednesday, March 25, 2020. By Ali Solomon, with cartooncollections.com. Don’t go down a coronavirus anxiety spiral: Here are some tips for staying up to date on the news without freaking out. Tuesday, March 24, 2020.…