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Posted on: Nov 13, 2013, Source: i09

The reasons why we dream are still mysterious. Here are some theories.

Posted on: Sep 4, 2013, Source: i09

Why does one person get off on shoes, while another gets off on certain large body parts?

Posted on: May 31, 2009, Source: io9

You heard it here first: The next evolution of identity management in the U.S. will grow out of Facebook. So watch what you out in your profile.

Posted on: Jul 2, 2008, Source: AlterNet

After 9 long years, it's time to move on. One final thought: don't ever stop ruthlessly criticizing everything that exists.

Posted on: Jun 20, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The Internet will not magically bring the world together; nor is it likely to destroy us.

Posted on: Jun 5, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Science fiction isn't escapist; it can help us envision how to make the world a better place.

Posted on: May 22, 2008, Source: AlterNet

We need to organize and actively make things uncomfortable for the companies trying to regulate our use of online technologies.

Posted on: May 15, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The era of free, open online innovation may be coming to an end.

Posted on: May 7, 2008, Source: AlterNet

If the controversial video game were a movie, we'd all be mightily impressed by its dark, ironic vision of a world at war with itself.

Posted on: Apr 30, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The Web makes it easy for crowds to collaborate. But it also makes it simple for mobs to crush free expression.

Posted on: Apr 23, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The advantage of publishing online rather than in books? Nobody can burn the Internet.

Posted on: Apr 16, 2008, Source: AlterNet

A look at the facts on Microhoo!

Posted on: Apr 8, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Thomas Beatie is not the first transgendered man to get pregnant. So why is he getting so much attention, and why now?

Posted on: Apr 3, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Proper English is being supplanted by a language that reflects the lives of all the people who speak it.

Posted on: Mar 25, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The human proclivity for pointless, conflict-driven tribalism manifests itself on the web.

Posted on: Mar 19, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Eliot Spitzer's decision to pay money for sex was personal. It's not like he issued a policy of mandatory hookers for everybody.

Posted on: Mar 12, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Protesting online can be just as revolutionary as carrying signs, yelling, and storming the gates of power in the real world.

Posted on: Feb 27, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Our government is waging a war against science, endangering millions of lives in the U.S. and beyond.

Posted on: Feb 19, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Even if we spent as much money on space exploration as we do on war, funding a mission to Mars would not solve any of our problems.

Posted on: Feb 12, 2008, Source: AlterNet

I hate Facebook and I'm not afraid to say why.