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Incredible Algae Dome absorbs sun and CO2 to produce superfood and oxygen

Industrial agriculture is a major source of greenhouse gas emissions – but what if there was a way to sustainably produce food while solving some of …

Carbon Dioxide

There’s a new way to produce hydrogen fuel by just using light and fats

Really Clean<p>Perhaps among all clean energy alternatives, nothing can be as clean as hydrogen. Burning hydrogen in fuel cells produces only water as a …

The Best Cases to Protect Your Nintendo Switch While Traveling

In a Surprise Discovery, Engineers Have Turned a Laser Beam Into a Liquid Stream

Um, what?<p>They're calling it laser streaming. No, it's not a new sport or some Netflix-like pastime. Instead it's a new observable phenomenon …

Video game developers confess their hidden tricks at last

First shots from an enemy in BioShock always miss<p>Jennifer Scheurle opened up a can of game-design whoopass on Thursday.<p>Scheurle, a designer with Opaque Space (whose current project is the virtual reality game <i>Earthlight</i>) tossed out an open question on Twitter that will make you question what really …

Game Design

Secret of Mana remake hits PS4, Vita and PC next year

Just in time for its 25th anniversary<p>A complete remake of <i>Secret of Mana</i> is coming stateside next February, Square Enix announced Friday morning. PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita and Windows PC versions are all in the works, and the game will come with a full set of new features.<p>These include online …

Gaming

‘Swords of Ditto’ scratches that retro ‘Zelda’ itch

Washed up on the beach, you, young boy/girl/robot, are the hero that will save the island of Ditto. Or you'll fail and plunge the land into a hundred years of darkness until another hero is born. OneBitBeyond's <i>The Swords Of Ditto</i> lets you control one tiny adventurer at a time, and if when you die, …

Legend of Zelda

Halo Fan Loves The Warthog So Much He Built His Own

<i>Halo 3</i> came out almost ten years ago, and one dedicated fan has spent seven of them attempting to build his very own Warthog.<p>As Bryanthavercamp’s …

How to know when an employee isn’t telling the truth, according to a woman who catches liars for a living

Pamela Meyer, an author and certified fraud examiner, says we are lied to anywhere from 10 to 200 times each day, according to her 2011 TED Talk, …

Body Language

Malicious code written into DNA infects the computer that reads it

In a mind-boggling world first, a team of biologists and security researchers have successfully infected a computer with a malicious program coded into a strand of DNA.<p>It sounds like science fiction, but I assure you it’s quite real — although you probably don’t have to worry about this particular …

Scientists successfully used CRISPR to fix a mutation that causes disease. This is huge.

CRISPR/Cas9 is a gene editing technology that’s revolutionizing science at a breathtaking pace.<p>One of its most exciting, taboo, and controversial applications is tweaking the genes of eggs, sperm, or early embryos to alter a human life. This could one day mean the ability tocreate smarter or more …

Genetics

The All Controller controls all your consoles

Remember the third party controller your sibling/cousin/friend made you use when you visited his or her house in the NES days? Remember the pain you felt when the joystick wasn’t quite right and they were hosing you on Mortal Kombat while you were busy trying to figure out why your character kept …

Nintendo Switch Updated to Fix Battery Charge Meter Bug

Nintendo offers up a fix for its console's battery bug<p>With the release of Nintendo Switch's 3.0.0 update, a new bug was introduced causing some users …

Hacker unlocks a ‘secure’ smart gun with $15 magnets

For all its technology and security, this $1,500 smart gun was felled by a shockingly simple thing: a cheap set of magnets.<p>As gun violence rates continue to rise, some safety advocates have turned to technology to help solve tragedies like shooting accidents and stolen weapons. The latest answer …

Guns

Controversial New Theory Suggests Life Wasn't a Fluke of Biology—It Was Physics

The biophysicist Jeremy England made waves in 2013 with a new theory that cast the origin of life as an inevitable outcome of thermodynamics. His …

Genetically modified yeast mops up heavy metal pollution

Environmental scientists dream of eliminating pollution with natural resources, but that's tricky when it comes to heavy metals. Plants won't work for cleaning polluted water, and only some of them grow large enough to absorb those toxic materials. Researchers may have a relatively simple answer to …

Earth has entered into a sixth mass extinction event

Lions used to roam across most of Africa, southern Europe, and the Middle East, all the way to northwestern India. Today, there are fewer than 25,000 …

Researchers talk of ‘biological annihilation’ as study reveals billions of populations of animals have been lost in recent decades<p>A “biological annihilation” of wildlife in recent decades means a sixth mass extinction in Earth’s history is under way and is more severe than previously feared, …

Biodiversity

Strange Noise in Gravitational-Wave Data Sparks Debate

In February 2016, the leaders of the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) announced that they had successfully detected …

LIGO

Scientists are accidentally helping poachers drive rare species to extinction

What's shocking is that the illegal trade in Chinese cave geckoes began so soon after they were first scientifically described in the early 2000s.<p>It's not an isolated case; poachers are trawling scientific papers for information on the location and habits of new, rare species.<p>As we argue in an …

It's Wacky Waving Inflatable Arm-Flailing Tube Man The Fighting Game

It was bound to happen sooner or later. There were just too many used car dealerships, too many store grand openings or going out-of-business sales. …

Rime Seeks to Manipulate Your Mind, and Your Mood

We spent an hour of hands-on time with the new puzzle-adventure from Tequila Works.<p>Take a puzzle-filled island setting, a plucky young fox companion, …

These May Be the Deepest Traces of Life on Earth

A hidden ecosystem seems to lurk six miles below the Mariana Trench, offering clues for finding life across the solar system.<p>On Earth circa four billion years ago, life was hard. Frequent asteroid strikes turned parts of the planet into molten rock. Food and livable spaces were few and far between. …

Geology

Take a deep breath — no really, it will calm your brain

A new study shows the way you’re breathing affects your mind<p>When you’re stressed, people often advise you to take a deep breath — and for good reason, a new study shows. Slowing your breathing calms you, and now scientists may have figured out how you can relax your brain through your breath. It …

Zelda: Breath of the Wild cooking guide: 10 recipes worth remembering

Recipes for eating, drinking and selling<p>In <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i>, you can mix all sorts of ingredients you find on your journey through Hyrule to produce different dishes and elixirs with useful effects. Some recipes restore life and even add temporary hearts on top of your current …

Breath of the Wild

One man has been creating an incredible 'Minecraft' universe for nearly 5 years

As one of the world's most popular, most widely played games, "Minecraft" attracts a large swath of players. Many of these folks are just like you and me — casual, into playing fun games, but maybe not ready to dig in and spend, like, <i>years</i> handcrafting a massive world.<p>And then there's a small …

'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' True Ending: Alternate ending explained and how to get it

One thing you might not know about the <i>Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i> is that it has two endings. Considering how paper-thin the narrative is, …

'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' Sand Boots: How to get this useful outfit in the Gerudo Desert

Exploring Gerudo Desert in <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i> is a pain. Just like in real life, it's not easy to run in deep sand. Link might be …

100 Little Things in Zelda: Breath of the Wild That Will Blow Your Mind

Continued from Page 1<p>31) If you roll a small snowball down a hill it’ll pick up more and more snow, turning into a giant snowball.<p>Exit Theatre …

100 Little Things in Zelda: Breath of the Wild That Will Blow Your Mind

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is a triumphant achievement in world design and free-form, physics-based gameplay. In a radical departure …

Breath of the Wild