A ridiculous AI-generated rat penis made it into a peer-reviewed journal
Researchers used Midjourney’s AI image generators to illustrate the fantastical rodent beside incoherent strings of text.
OpenAI’s Sora pushes us one mammoth step closer towards the AI abyss
Generative AI videos advanced from comical to photorealistic within a single year. This is uncharted, dangerous territory.
GM brings hands free driving to rural America
Unlike more controversial fully-autonomous self-driving cars, GM’s Super Cruise systems require drivers to keep their eyes on the road and take over control during emergencies.
The ingredients for a tastier, stronger tea could be in the soil
Plant biologists find that some microbial communities help grow better teas.
FDA’s plan to ban hair relaxer chemical called too little, too late
The FDA’s recent notice that it would move to ban formaldehyde in hair-straightening products comes more than a decade after researchers raised alarms about health risks.
Owners worry Cybertruck of the future rusts after rain
Cybertruck owners writing in an online forum said they spotted orange splotches on the body of their vehicle days after exposing it to water.
Iron Age humans found mysteriously buried with dogs and horses
A meal? A companion? Part of a funeral rite? The theories behind co-burial persist.
Scientists tracked the love songs of Skywalker gibbons to find them
These endangered primates live in Myanmar and China.
A new AI-powered satellite will create Google Maps for methane pollution
Google and the Environmental Defense Fund have teamed up to track the elusive emissions—from space.
What to do before and after your phone gets lost or stolen
No need to panic: Just follow our guide.