Why Big Tech Wants You To Ditch Your Password

Why Big Tech Wants You To Ditch Your Password

Passwords are like the cockroaches of the internet. They really, despite all of our best efforts, are very hard to kill off. And companies have been trying to do it for years. The average office worker in the United States must keep track of between …

The lost neighborhood under New York’s Central Park

The lost neighborhood under New York’s Central Park

This is Central Park. It’s an iconic part of New York City. A piece of nature, tucked inside Manhattan. If you’ve lived in New York, or even visited, you’ve probably been here. But, there’s a part of this land’s story that visitors will never see. …

The original Game of Life was incredibly dark

The original Game of Life was incredibly dark

Ah, the Game of Life. It’s about as offensive as a bowl of Jello. But the original one from a hundred years earlier? It had squares like…this. The first Game of Life wasn’t just a game. It was a form of moral instruction. And it …

Is Beauty Culture Hurting Us? – Glad You Asked S1

Is Beauty Culture Hurting Us?  – Glad You Asked S1

I think it was watching makeup videos maybe five or six years ago when I started to feel like my eyebrows were insufficient. So I went out and I bought an eyebrow pencil, and then this happened.All agreeing to scan millions of pages from books…Oh, …

Australia Bushfires | Explained by Dhruv Rathee

Australia Bushfires | Explained by Dhruv Rathee

Hello friends Think about it: your entire country is up in flames A natural disaster on such a massive scale has never happened in your country ever And during such times, the Prime Minister of your country goes abroad on a holiday Something similar recently …

Want faster wifi? Here are 5 weirdly easy tips.

Want faster wifi? Here are 5 weirdly easy tips.

So wifi waves are basically just radiowaves, so that’s the same as the electromagnetic waves you pick up with your cell phone or a radio. But wifi waves are fairly short. They’re only 12 cm long, the conventional kind. Compare that to AM radio waves, …

Why Australia’s fires are linked to floods in Africa

Why Australia’s fires are linked to floods in Africa

Downright apocalyptic images coming out of Australia right now. There are now six fires burning at emergency levels. The smoke is so intense and so thick it can be seen from space. 2,000 homes have been destroyed. Six million hectares of land charred. Staggering toll …

Are Australia’s koalas going extinct? We asked an ecologist.

Are Australia’s koalas going extinct? We asked an ecologist.

You know when people think about climate change a wildlife, they probably think about polar bears and maybe the Great Barrier Reef. Well, we can add koalas to them now. “As many as 3 percent of the country’s New South Wales region may have been …

USA vs Iran | Explained by Dhruv Rathee

Hello friends Come, let us talk about the conflict ongoing between America and Iran What happened? Why did it happen? How does it affect India? And is this the beginning of the World War 3? This last question was mere jest Don’t worry, things haven’t …

Teaching in the US vs. the rest of the world

Teaching in the US vs. the rest of the world

This is Anna. She just graduated from college in the United States. And this is Sophia. She also just graduated from college in Finland. Anna and Sophia both want to be middle school teachers. But it turns out, there’s a good chance their experiences will …