27 Apr '13, 2pm

The Weekender: a better Bitcoin, a 1986 supercar, and a one-way trip to Mars

The Weekender: a better Bitcoin, a 1986 supercar, and a one-way trip to Mars

Welcome to The Verge: Weekender edition. Each week, we'll bring you important articles from the previous weeks' original reports, features, and reviews on The Verge. Think of it as a collection of a few of our favorite pieces from the week gone by, which you may have missed, or which you might want to read again. Review ‘The Machine’ review: a stylish indie sci-fi thriller about humanity's obsolescence It may echo Blade Runner and RoboCop , but director Caradog James’ new thriller still offers a fresh take on big sci-fi questions. As humans become increasingly augmented with their machines, what becomes of their humanity? Report Star search: a non-profit group wants to send four people to Mars... forever Mars One is part game show, part reality TV, and part science experiment. The Dutch non-profit wants to bi-annually send send four people on a one-way trip to Mars and the...

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