Erin Biba

Erin Biba

Erin Biba is a freelance reporter and Correspondent for WIRED Magazine. Based in San Francisco she covers science and its intersection with technology and pop culture.

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Wired

Genome at Home: Biohackers Build Their Own Labs

A tiny spare bedroom is not an ideal space for a high tech biofabrication facility. To get to the one Josh Perfetto is putting together, vis...

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Genome at Home: Biohackers Build Their Own Labs

A tiny spare bedroom is not an ideal space for a high tech biofabrication facility. To get to the one Josh Perfetto is putting together, vis...

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How Teeny, Tiny Transistors Are Born in a Near-Total Vacuum ...

Also in this issueThe Man Who Makes the FutureHow to Spot the FutureThe Rise of the Robot Reporter...

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What Is Time? One Physicist Hunts for the Ultimate Theory

SAN DIEGO -- One way to get noticed as a scientist is to tackle a really difficult problem. Physicist Sean Carroll has become a bit of a roc...

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Why Science Needs to Step Up Its PR Game

On the final day of last winter's meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, a panel convened to discuss the growin...

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Arts: Swiss Artist Catalogs Mutant Insects Around Nuke Plants ...

.ngg-imagebrowser img { width: auto;}    Illustrations by Cornelia Hesse-Honegger...

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Backstory: Making the Large Hadron Collider Pop-Up Book

Pop-up books have always been the exhibitionists of the literary world—all those creases and protrusions. In Voyage to the Heart of Ma...

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Bigger Than Facebook! Foreign Sites That Outshine the Web's U.S. ...

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Burning Question: Why Are ATM Cards Still So Vulnerable to Fraud ...

It's a local news chestnut: Crooks are stealing debit card PINs from ATMs and gas pumps! Your card could be next! But in these days of compl...

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Facebook: Personal Branding Made Easy

Think about the last time you updated your Facebook status. You probably edited that snippet of text a dozen times to get every word just ri...