Alex Dee

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Mario Kart 64 coming to Wii U virtual console

Nintendo has dropped a big surprise to kick off the week, announcing that N64 classic Mario Kart 64 is heading to the Wii U Virtual Console this …

Retrogaming

Blade & Soul launches today, major updates and esports tournaments coming soon

After an initial announcement that it was finally coming to North America last year, NCSoft's kung fu-focused massively multiplayer game, <i>Blade & Soul</i>, goes live for all players today. But according to the publisher, the content at launch is just the beginning of what North American players be able …

The Hush smart earplugs nearly sent me to sleep at CES

I haven't slept much this week, as is usually the case at CES, but I almost managed to catch a few winks in the unlikeliest of places yesterday evening: a crowded show floor. That's because I was testing out Hush, a product described by its creators as the "world's first smart earplugs." Hush …

Lack Of Deep Sleep May Set The Stage For Alzheimer's

There's growing evidence that a lack of sleep can leave the brain vulnerable to Alzheimer's disease.<p>"Changes in sleep habits may actually be setting the stage" for dementia, says Jeffrey Iliff, a brain scientist at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland.<p>The brain appears to clear out toxins …

Neuroscience

NASA tested a 3D-printed rocket engine, and it worked

NASA has been developing the technology to 3D-print an entire rocket engine, and it recently tested a collection of the parts it has already made. The successful rocket firing is a fiery proof of the future of this technology.<p>When you think of 3D printing, you may think of the kind of small, …

3D Printing

Why Not Get Your Loved Ones a $29 Orgasm This Christmas?

A new startup intends to "lift the veil on female pleasure" via idiot-proof tutorials.<p>Remember that provocative <i>New York</i> essay about all the bad sex women are having? A brand new startup named OMGYes—the brainchild of "a lesbian and a straight guy," according to the website—intends to demystify the …

Relationships

A Majestic Japanese Garden in Portland

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Photographer Puts His Beautiful Underwater Photography to Use Saving the Oceans

The oceans are in trouble, and while marine biologists and conservationists and (God help us) politicians are the main advocates for the health of …

Winners of the National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest 2014 – in pictures

From a dramatic storm cloud in the US to the ‘end of the world’ in Ecuador, we take a look at the winners of the 2014 National Geographic Traveler Photo contest, chosen from more than 18,000 entries from photographers around the world

Surprisingly Sweet Portraits of People with Their Pet Skunks

When you think of skunks, the first word that pops into your head might not be “cuddly,” but to a thriving community of skunk enthusiasts, the furry …

Fans Enraged Over Misleading Steam Racing Game

Retrogaming

Damn You, Counter-Strike Chicken