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How an Epic Series of Tech Errors Hobbled Miami’s Schools

It started with the district hiring a little-known virtual charter school company, which led to balky…

The Devastating Decline of a Brilliant Young Coder

Lee Holloway programmed internet security firm Cloudflare into being. Then he became apathetic, distant, and unpredictable—for…

Costa Rica’s Zero-Carbon Plan Could Be a Model for the World

President Carlos Alvarado Quesada explains Costa Rica's plan to ditch fossil fuels and how it could…

Ditch the Super Bowl for a Who’s Who of Superb Owls

Great gray owls! Great horned owls! There are many great—nay, superb—owl livestreams to enjoy on Sunday…

Watch Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin Launch Its New Shepard Rocket

On Tuesday, the Amazon founder's space company will send a rocket aloft carrying nine NASA payloads…

At Y Combinator, Startups Manage Molecules Rather Than Code

Demo Day at the famed incubator showed strong interest in all things bio, from healthcare to…

‘Westworld’ Recap, Season 2 Episode 8: The Great Ghost Nation Mystery

Turns out many of those fan theories about Westworld's warriors were way off the mark.