Covid-19 Is History’s Biggest Translation Challenge

You, a person who's currently on the English-speaking internet in The Year of The Pandemic, have definitely seen public service information about Covid-19. You've probably been unable to escape seeing quite a lot of it,…

How to Take Your Work Offline in Case…

Many of us have been working from home for months now—long enough that you’ve probably suffered at least one internet outage, or had to call your internet service provider to find out what’s wrong with…

Space Photos of the Week: An Eternal Voyage…

In 1977, two spacecraft launched to the edges of the solar system. Their mission was to explore the outer planets and send information to the team back on Earth. Voyager 1 and Voyager 2 each…

Our New Favorite Electric Toothbrush Only Costs $30

Spoiler alert: I’ve reviewed a lot of electric toothbrushes for WIRED, but never before have I experienced anything approaching the cleaning power of the Brightline Sonic Rechargeable.I certainly had no expectations from the start that…

Whats Next for SpaceXs Crewed Mission to the…

On Wednesday, NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley were supposed to launch to the International Space Station in SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule. It would have been the first crewed launch from the US in…

This Soup Maker Is Perfect for Folks Who…

In the spring of last year, while strolling the miles of aisles at my favorite kitchen trade show (remember trade shows?), I came across an appliance that looked like the child of an electric kettle…

The Propella 7-Speed Is the Budget Electric Bike…

Now that everyone’s afraid of busses and subways, electric bikes are exploding in popularity. It’s easy to see why. They’re a quick way to get around cities and suburbs, and it’s easier to maintain a…

This Weeks Cartoons: Slacks, Swords, and Sanitization

Friday, May 29, 2020. By Andrew Hamm, with cartooncollections.com. On March 11, 2020, the coronavirus pandemic seemed to crystallize in the national consciousness. Americans look back on the day everything changed. Thursday, May 28, 2020.…