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The FDA will apparently let Elon Musk put a computer in a human’s brain

Screenshot by Sean Hollister / The Verge Elon Musk’s brain-computer interface company Neuralink says it has received Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval to launch its first in-human clinical study. If this is true, it means that actual humans could be getting a device from Neuralink implanted in their heads. The...

Fri May 26, 2023 02:36
The 2023 Atlantic hurricane season forecast is ‘near-normal’ — but there’s a wild card

Typhoon Mawar on May 24th, 2023. | Image: NASA Earth Observatory image by Allison Nussbaum After a few years of heightened risk, the Atlantic hurricane season is shaping up to look pretty average for 2023. That’s thanks to an unusually long-lasting weather pattern called La Niña finally ending, with its counterpart, El Niño,...

Thu May 25, 2023 21:34
A fake climate change theory is going viral on TikTok after Joe Rogan talked about it

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge A made-up global warming theory discussed in the Joe Rogan Experience podcast is spreading on TikTok despite the platform’s new policy against climate disinformation, a new report shared exclusively with The Verge finds. Seven TikTok videos promoting the so-called “Adam and Eve”...

Wed May 24, 2023 19:03
The house of the future could be built with dirty diapers

A demo home made with diapers in the construction materials. | Image: Anjar Primasetra Dirty diapers could actually become a cheap and sustainable construction material. As strange as it might sound, discarded diapers can be sterilized and reused in concrete and mortar, new research says. Doing that has the potential to...

Tue May 23, 2023 20:15
US Surgeon General says social media may be hazardous to teen health

U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy in January 2023. | Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images US Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy has issued a new public advisory warning that “there are ample indicators that social media can also have a profound risk of harm to the mental health and well-being of children and adolescents.” Although...

Tue May 23, 2023 14:42
Lego’s Mars Rover Perseverance has 360-degree steering and a swinging arm

Image: Lego Lego’s last Mars Rover was a little simplistic (pdf) — so I’m glad to see that the new Lego Technic NASA Mars Rover Perseverance, just announced today for $100, puts more of the real rover’s engineering front and center. With the flick of a lever, the rover’s iconic six-wheel suspension...

Tue May 23, 2023 11:04

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