True Detective seems ready to return to top…

Enlarge / Detective Wayne Hays (Mahershala Ali) investigates a missing persons case while haunted by his past. We'd almost forgotten about HBO's uneven crime anthology series True Detective. It had a fantastic first season, only to…

Floating solar is more than panels on a…

Enlarge / A view of the new floating solar farm being grid connected on Godley Reservoir in Hyde, on February 10, 2016 in Manchester, England. Ashley Cooper / Barcroft Media / Barcroft Media via Getty…

Essen 2018: The best board games from the…

Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. This past weekend, tens of thousands of tabletop gaming fanatics made a pilgrimage to the German…

Can cities ban e-scooters in the name of…

Enlarge / People ride shared electric scooters in Santa Monica, California, on July 13, 2018. The transportation startup Bird has sued the city of Beverly Hills over its temporary, six-month e-scooter ban. The suit argues…