Aston Martin's 'Project Nebula' hypercar will be limited to 99 units

A few critical details have emerged on what could be the world’s fastest production car — and we’re not talking about the Bugatti Chiron. Aston Martin is currently working with Red Bull to make the extreme machine, which is alternately called AM-RB 001 and “Project Nebula.” Up until now, precious little has …

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iOS 10 can hide Apple’s built-in apps, but won’t delete them

On Monday, Apple revealed that most built-in iOS apps could be removed from the home screen in iOS 10, and the world celebrated. But shortly thereafter, Apple revealed one very notable caveat: you’re only removing the apps’ icons — the app itself is still loaded on the phone. While appearing on John Gruber’s podcast …

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Bill Gates endorses genetically modified mosquitoes to combat malaria

Bill Gates endorsed the use of a powerful and controversial new gene-editing tool to create malaria-resistant mosquitoes in an interview with Bloomberg News today. A key tool to reduce malaria deaths A handful of scientists have already created mosquitoes that are either infertile or resistant to the malaria parasite using CRISPR, a …

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Verge ESP: Save our space veterans!

Did you know that NASA doesn’t take care of astronauts for life? Congress is currently mulling legislation to change that — and allow for the US to collect more data on the aftereffects of space. It turns out returning to Earth is gnarly, folks! You know what else is gnarly? …

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