Iconic Yellowstone Park Faces Startling Climate Threats

A new report details global warming’s effect on the national park and its surroundings, including everything from its forests to the Old Faithful geyser.This story originally appeared on Yale Environment...

China's Nationalistic ‘Wolf Warriors’ Blast Foes on Twitter

Diplomats hurl insults and mock enemies in screeds that often appear aimed at a domestic audience, even though the social media service is blocked in China. On Monday, Li Yang, China’s consul...

Joe Biden Wants You to Be Able to Fix Your Own Damn iPhones

A sweeping new presidential directive includes, among other things, an initiative to secure consumers’ right to repair their own devices.Early Friday, President Joe Biden signed an executive order directing the...

Europe Makes the Case to Ban Biometric Surveillance

Companies are racing to track everything about you. It could be a convenient way to reduce fraud—or seriously creepy and discriminatory.Your body is a data goldmine. From the way you look...

The Sex Lives of Superheroes

This week the internet dared to ask: What does Batman do in bed? The Monitor is a weekly column devoted to everything happening in the WIRED world of culture, from movies...

The Cl0p Bust Shows Exactly Why Ransomware Isn’t Going Away

Ukrainian authorities managed to make some high-profile arrests. But nothing’s going to change until Russia does the same.On Wednesday, as United States president Joe Biden and Russian president Vladimir Putin prepared...

Real Diplomacy Is a Start, but the US Needs to Make Putin Pay

Biden's summit with Putin marked a quantum leap forward, but there's still little standing in the way from Russia interfering in future US elections.President Joe Biden met with Vladimir Putin on...

GPS III’s Long Journey Is Picking Up Speed

With the launch of a fifth new-generation satellite, the US finally has a constellation able to globally beam M-Code signals that are tough to spoof or jam.Today the US Space Force...

The Best Kindles to Take Your Library Anywhere

Amazon has four ebook readers. Here's how they stack up—and which may be right for you.

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