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Don’t Fear the Robot

I invented Roomba and assure you, robots won’t take over the world.

The Economic Damage Is Barely Conceivable

In America, people who lose jobs don’t necessarily get them back.

To Beat COVID-19, Think Like a Fighter Pilot

How an aerial-combat theory can help fight the outbreak.

Why I Built a Dumb Cell Phone with a Rotary Dial

You too can build a phone that feels good to use. Some soldering required.

Mapping Gay-Friendly Cities Through History

A data analyst uncovers a timeless message about correlation.

The Cultural Distances Between Us

Mapping the world’s psychological traits.

What Are the Odds of Alien Contact?

Bringing the Drake Equation up to date.