Catch up on the most important updates from this week.
Scott Edelman’s “A Plague on Both Your Houses” is a tale of the undead written in iambic pentameter.
No, it’s not dead. But fans around the world mourn the loss anyway.
The birds aren’t producing sounds at random. Some of their strategies are surprisingly similar to ones used by humans.
Plus: New Shepard’s dildo design, my seat on a private space flight, and the hearing that broke Fauci.
This week, Steven Levy fills us in on the Blue Origin launch, its implications, and why so many billionaires are obsessed with space travel.