A lack of trust formed the perfect petri dish in which a plague of misinformation could bloom. The post 2016: The Mainstream Media Melted Down as Fake News Festered appeared first on WIRED.
The Standard Model, the framework that has defined—and confined—physics for so long, still reins. But sometimes cracks appear in its walls. The post A Year in Dark Energy, Antimatter, and Gravitational Waves appeared first on WIRED.
Everything from extreme street design to a shape-changing car, from a blind man “driving” to a truck hauling beer all by itself. The post Our 11 Favorite Video Stories From the World of Transportation in 2016 appeared first on WIRED.
Vaporeon, potty-mouthed superheroes, and the death of music marketing, oh my. The post The Top 5 Culture Stories of the Year, in One Easy Video appeared first on WIRED.
Ridley Scott’s return to the sci-fi franchise has lots of gore in store. The post Everyone Will Hear You Scream at the First Alien: Covenant Trailer appeared first on WIRED.
It’s been a strange year for comics, but one that has also resulted in some amazing books. The post From Squirrel Girl to Giant Days: The Best Comics of 2016 appeared first on WIRED.
Artificial intelligence is remaking tech giants from the inside out, and it’s rapidly spreading to the rest of the world. The post 2016: The Year That Deep Learning Took Over the Internet appeared first on WIRED.
A former advisor to Hillary Clinton offers the president-elect suggestions for keeping the nation’s technology industry thriving. The post Dear Mr. Trump: Here’s How to Maintain America’s Tech Lead appeared first on WIRED.
2016 told a tale of two drugs, and how people using them circumvented the way America thinks about getting high. The post America Is Finally Ready to Change the Way It Talks About Drugs appeared first on WIRED.
We exit the year with more logos than we entered with. Below, a selection of 2016’s most notable work. The post From Instagram to Budweiser, These Are the Year’s Most Notable New Logos appeared first on WIRED.