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The Left and the Right Speak Different Languages—Literally

Liberals and conservatives often seem to speak different languages. A new study using artificial intelligence says that is now literally true. Researchers at Carnegie Mellon…

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How the ‘Diabolical’ Beetle Survives Being Run Over by a Car

The field of entomology is built on the humble pin: Biologists venture into grasslands and forests, scoop up insects, euthanize them, and pin them onto…

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A Deepfake Porn Bot Is Being Used to Abuse Thousands of Women

“This is now something that a community has embedded into a messaging platform app and therefore they have pushed forward the usability and the ease…

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What Even Is Friction, Anyway?

We can’t escape the fact that we live in a world governed by friction. There’s friction in your car engine, there’s friction between your feet…

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Samsung Galaxy A71 5G Review: A Drab, but Reliable Phone

Have you seen a Samsung Galaxy A before? It’s a series of smartphones for people who don’t want to spend $1,000 on a Galaxy S20….

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The Improbable Appeal of TikTok Tarot

Jake Trevino is a TikTok tarot reader. In February he had a job lined up teaching and coaching a college speech team, but it fell…

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Pro-Ject Debut Carbon Evo Review: An Audio Nerd’s Dream

You’ll want to check whether your amp has a phono preamp. That’s what takes the signal from the turntable and makes it line level so…

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The Horny Internet Wants You to Vote

Like most accounts that fall within the jurisdiction of Horny Twitter, @BrattyBoysXXX is a shrine to specialized X-rated content. Its genre of choice is all…

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Americans Took Prevagen for Years—as the FDA Questioned Its Safety

“The risk assessment that you do in GRAS is for food use. You’ve never looked at the safety of the supplement uses, but you’re using…

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Storms Twitch

Piker’s chat was effusive as well. “What a wonderful day,” said Piker, grinning into the camera. Chat rolled on: “TOP QUEEN ON TWITCH” and “LET’S…

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