Fact checking online is more important than ever

A world with or without fact checking? We know what we prefer. By Viralgranskaren and IIS (The Internet Foundation In Sweden)

Stephen Hawking Predicts Mankind’s Final Days

The theoretical physicist says humans will only survive another 1,000 years — if we stay on Earth that is. Source: Vocative

Our Story in 6 Minutes

Movie “Beginning”, by Hashem AL-ghaili, which illustrates our story as told by science in just 6 minutes.

How did Hitler rise to power?

Decades after the fall of the Third Reich, it feels impossible to understand how Adolf Hitler, the tyrant who orchestrated one of the largest genocides in human history, could ever have risen to [...]

Google runs on 5000 times more code than the original space shuttle

Google’s AI just created its own universal ‘language’

The technology used in Google Translate can identify hidden material between languages to create what's known as interlingua. By MATT BURGESS. Source: WIRED

Say goodbye to your privacy

This week a law was passed that silently rips privacy from the modern world. It’s called the Investigatory Powers Act. Under the guise of counter-terrorism, the British state has achieved [...]

How to recognize a dystopia

The genre of dystopia – the ‘not good place’– has captured the imaginations of artists and audiences alike for centuries. But why do we bother with all this pessimism? Alex Gendler explains how [...]

Be in revolt

Excerpt from "Life Ahead", by Krishnamurti

How China Is Changing Your Internet

In China, a sheltered internet has given rise to a new breed of app, and American companies are taking notice. What was once known as the land of cheap rip-offs may now offer a glimpse at the future.

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