1. The weirdest idea anyone ever had about the future is that we should expect it to look like the past.

  2. 4 cool tech innovations that could revolutionize sports

    A soccer ball that measures its own flight path? Yeah, there’s an app for that



  4. Do you need to be crazy to be the best?

    Steve Jobs? Brilliant — and obsessed.


  5. The week’s best editorial cartoons

    Artists poke fun at Obama’s ISIS strategy, Apple’s new Watch, and more





  9. This new virtual assistant wants to be the Siri of your dreams

    Meet Viv, the latest from the creators that brought you Siri


  10. The strangest inventions ever patented

    From an accidental masturbation preventer to a faceplant facilitation device…


  11. The firsts of the First World War: A visual history

    World War I was one of the deadliest wars in history. But it also produced a plethora of innovations in science and society.


  12. South Korea has robots to cheer at its baseball games

    Fans can send proxies to the stadium to cheer, chant, and even do the wave


  13. Man builds “biggest fart machine ever,” plans to aim it at France

    It apparently sounds like “a furious fart from hell”