Giant Ocean Lizards, the Dumbest iPhone Case, and the Rapture: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

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The Zuckening on Capitol Hill may be over—but fear not, internet of indignation, there are still plenty of things to fill us with fleeting rage. For example, your Yahoo and AOL emails can now be scanned for targeted advertising, thousands of apps on Google play are apparently violating children’s privacy, Uber is getting off easy for a data breach it tried to hide—and, to top it all off, our beer is chock-full of worrying microplastics. It’s enough to make you wish for a simpler time, when the worst thing we had to worry about was… terrifying blue whale-sized water lizards.

Holy Shit, These Triassic Ocean Reptiles Were Big as Hell

Illustration: Nobumichi Tamura

Paleontologists working along the UK’s…

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