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This Eccentric Academic Thinks the Zodiac Killer Is a Hoax

In the fall of 1969, seven-year-old David asked his father why police cars had been following his school bus every day for a couple of…

Disc Golf Is Going Pro, and Life for Chill Bros Has Never Been Better

Gleneagles Golf Course leans against the backside of a steep hill in San Francisco. It sits on the southern slope, over the hill from McLaren…

Inside the Lawless New World of Electric-Scooter Hacking

Welcome to the new Wild West. If major corporations and voting infrastructure can be hacked, then it stands to reason that one could also, and much…

Where We’re At With Pissing in Public

Public urination didn’t always carry the stigma it does today. It’s true: Open-air urinals were once very common around the world, seen outside pubs in…