The destruction wrought by wildfires on Sonoma and Napa is mostly unknown—but it is undeniably massive.
G. Clay Whittaker covers topics related to culture, science and technology. He has written for Esquire, Playboy, Popular Science, Maxim, and Men's Journal, among others. He lives in the Sixth Borough.
Uber’s fleet has been riddled with allegations of harassment and abuse. Removing drivers is the answer.
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New technology means you can skip the college electives.
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The problem with creating a new vehicle is that the second it’s created, it’s already illegal.
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