Google Overturns “Bisexual” Ban


Google has bowed to public pressure and removed “bisexual” from its list of terms banned from the Auto Complete and Instant Search tools. The tools are what bring up the list of suggestions when you start typing a phrase into Google, with the suggestions altering with each additional character you type. The former brings the […]

Awesome Science Stuff That Happened Today [Sep 12]


It was a great day for science-loving geeks everywhere. Today’s big haps, in no particular order: Soccer gets a newer, creepier bioengineered makeover Photo: John O’Shea Synthetic soccer balls are so last century. (Replace “soccer balls” with “footballs” if you’re not American.) After making waves at last year’s Abandon Normal Devices festival with his throwback […]