The All-Seeing Electric Eye: Churches Monitor Adherents’ Porn Consumption with Spyware

Ever feel like the eye of the Almighty is watching your every move? You may be more correct than you realize. But who’s watching may not be God himself — just your church officials. Some churches have recently been busted monitoring their members’ internet use. They do it by getting you to install spyware on …

‘I’m Not Bringing It Back’ — Man Who Moves NASA’s Moon Rocket Frustrated with Delayed Launch

You put in a lot of effort and many hours into an important work project — and then your bosses tell you that the whole thing is canceled. You’ve definitely run into this incredibly frustrating situation at least once, wherever you work. In your case, though, the wasted effort probably didn’t involve painstakingly moving something …

‘I Swear I’ll Turn This Plane Around’ — Pilot Scolds Passengers Sharing Unwanted D*** Pics

When you were on a family road trip as a kid, did one of your parents ever threaten to turn back and go home if you didn’t behave? If they did, you hopefully learned your lesson. But some people clearly didn’t. Recently, a Southwest Airlines pilot had to pull the same trick on his passengers. …

Making Gummy Bears from Wind Turbine Blades: Part One

The thing is, these sky-high towers are topped with enormous turbine blades, and the blades need to be replaced every now and then. Because of this, a lot of old equipment gets disposed of, and in more recent years, experts have debated whether this disposal of materials meets environmentally friendly criteria. The main concern is …

Meta’s New Chatbot Says Mark Zuckerberg is ‘Creepy’ and Claims Trump is Still President

Meta — the company previously known as Facebook — recently went live with its new chatbot. Titled BlenderBot, the robotic chatterbox can supposedly hold a conversation on “nearly any topic.” That it sure can do. And BlenderBot has some opinions. In an embarrassing twist for Meta, BlenderBot doesn’t seem to have a very high opinion …