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Win Your Friendsgiving with This No-Fail Menu

Here are 5 of our favorite Thanksgiving dishes for a fool-proof menu that will still impress.<p>Friendsgiving is a whole different beast from your …

There Actually Is Sound in Outer Space

You’ve heard it before: In space, no one can hear you scream. That’s because sound doesn’t move through a vacuum, and everyone knows that space is a …

Rocket League keeps the free updates coming to keep its bustling community happy

Ice hockey and more is coming to Rocket League, and this should help developer Psyonix keep its fans playing.<p>Rocket League got a handful of paid downloadable content in October, but now the studio responsible for the car-soccer game is looking ahead to some free patches that could drastically …

Rocket League

Mystery object WTF has come home

It was the first time astronomers knew just when and where a piece of space debris would reenter Earth’s atmosphere. It was last night, over the …

Sri Lanka

Wild will have 'Bloodborne-style' multiplayer, male and female protagonists

<i>Wild</i> developer Wild Sheep Studio's upcoming PlayStation 4 project, showed off some new bear-riding gameplay at Paris Games Week yesterday. Director Michel Ancel shared further details in a post on the PlayStation blog.<p>During the press event, PlayStation fans watched as a male hunter explored the …

Unravel creator hopes the game will make you call your mom

<i>Unravel</i> marks a big change for Sweden-based developer Coldwood Interactive.<p>Announced at E3 2015 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows PC, the game follows a cuddly red creature made of yarn (aptly named Yarny). Players navigate Yarny through a lively world based on the dev's homeland; however, …

A futuristic razor that shaves hair with a laser has raised nearly $4 million on Kickstarter

But two Swedes think they have a solution: A razor that shaves hair with a laser, not a blade. They call it the Skarp Razor.<p>The project went nuts on Kickstarter but has now been kicked off the crowdfunding site over concerns that it didn't have a working prototype.<p>As we previously reported, in its …

Crowd Funding

How No Man’s Sky creator is using clever tech to build a truly indie game universe

Sean Murray isn’t creating just one new world. He’s creating a whole universe of them in his sci-fi game No Man’s Sky, which uses a clever technology to mathematically generate new worlds for players to explore.<p>This “procedural” technology has been around for a while, but it hasn’t been used on …

No Man's Sky

7 Wild Myths About Pluto

Faraway Pluto is difficult to study from Earth, so the dwarf planet has remained largely mysterious to scientists and laypeople alike since its …

Press Start: All the news of E3 that's fit to print

OK. Now you can go on vacation. Technically, E3 goes from a Tuesday to a Thursday. In reality, it's preceded by a couple days of news conferences, and trailed by a week of coverage as writers return from Los Angeles and empty out their notebooks. We'll be doing plenty of that ourselves beginning …

South Park

Tunneling Cryobot Robot May Explore Icy Moons

A robotic "cryobot," designed to tunnel down through thick ice caps and penetrate subterranean seas, is undergoing tests on the Matanuska glacier in …

High School Student Discovers Alien Planet

An English high school student has become perhaps the youngest person ever to discover an alien planet.<p>Fifteen-year-old Tom Wagg first detected the …

When and where to watch Bethesda's E3 2015 press event

We already know Bethesda is planning to show off the next <i>Doom</i>and <i>Fallout 4</i> at E3, but it looks like the publisher has (at least) one other big game up its sleeve. During a Twitch streaming test yesterday, Arkane Studios' Harvey Smith and Ralph Colantonio were caught discussing a scheduled …

The Elder Scrolls

How Sony can 'win' E3

We've already discussed how Nintendo can win, and talked about how Microsoft can win, and now it's Sony's turn. What will it take for the creator of the PlayStation 4 to win what is arguably the biggest show of the year?<p>What we mean by "win"<p>For the purposes of this article we'll define a "win" as a …

New No Man's Sky Images Surface Ahead of E3 2015 Showcase

New images for No Man's Sky, the ambitious and abstract indie open-world space adventure, have emerged online ahead of the game's E3 2015 showcase.<p>Developed by Guildford studio Hello Games, No Man's Sky is an exploration game that will attempt to generate one of the biggest digital worlds ever …

No Man's Sky

The Five Biggest Games Coming To E3 2015

E3 is upon us, and with it a whole slate of AAA games from the top publishers and developers. It’s a big year, with some of the early lifecycle bugs shaken out of the Xbox One and PS4, developers ready to take full advantage of the new systems. There’s a whole lot of games coming this year, so …

Battlefield 4's Spring Update arrives on Tuesday with new guns and a new multiplayer mode

Battlefield 4's spring update arrives on Tuesday on all platforms, reintroducing the "Gun Master" team deathmatch and bringing five new weapons, developer DICE said yesterday.<p>The Spring Update will require an hour of multiplayer downtime, and the schedule for that is as follows:<p>PC: 1 to 2 a.m. …

Stunning Night-Sky Images from the American Desert (Photos)

Grand Canyon Parashant National Monument<p>Credit: Bob Wick, Bureau of Land Management<p><i>Josh Chamot, features editor for Space.com, contributed this</i> …

In sports, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 already facing elimination games

Sports video games are a kind of coal-mine canary for old video game consoles once their younger and better-looking successors hit the market. When the sports genre stops supporting the old hardware, you know it's time to get your ass to the elevator and press UP.<p>The last new game published for the …

EA Sports

The Elder Scrolls Online Tamriel Unlimited Now Available For Digital Pre-order

Console gamers that have been patiently waiting for the launch of the The Elder Scrolls Online Tamriel Unlimited on PS4 and Xbox One next generation …

Could This Hydrogen-Powered Drone Work?

¯\_(ツ)_/¯<p>The biggest physical constraint on small drones is their power supply. Batteries can only hold so much energy, and as adding more batteries to a drone also increase the weight of that drone, there are finite limits on how long quadcopters can fly in a single flight. A new drone concept by …

Milky Way Galaxy: Facts About Our Galactic Home

The Milky Way Galaxy is most significant to humans because it is home sweet home. But when it comes down to it, our galaxy is a typical barred …

Universe

GTA 5 Xbox One/PS4 Getting a Version of PC's Video Editor

Some of the features currently exclusive to the PC version of Grand Theft Auto V are headed to consoles, Rockstar has revealed.<p>In a Q&A published on its website, Rockstar addresses a number of fan questions, as well as requests to bring PC features on consoles. These include the Rockstar Editor, …

Grand Theft Auto

One Minute Cookie Dough Greek Yogurt

• 1 (6 oz) container Low fat Greek yogurt (0-2%)<br>• 2 tbs Peanut flour (or 1 tbs peanut/nut butter) [1]<br>• 2-4 pkts Stevia or 1-2 tbs Honey or Sweetener of …

The Top 28 Best Healthy Snacks

Nibble away with these healthy snacks that all clock in at 100 calories or less.<p>Computer screens, dogs, your paycheck: Some things should only come in size XL. But at snack time, smaller really can be better—even if your appetite feels super-sized. It's just a matter of figuring out exactly the …

Bloodborne gameplay walkthrough part 35: Hunters of the Unseen Village

<b>Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube</b><p>Once you defeat Rom, the Vacuous Spider, everything changes in <i>Bloodborne</i>. Watch as Phil and I rediscover the Unseen Village under the blood moon, and encounter the most difficult non-boss fight in the whole game.<p>Check back every day for a new …

'Star Wars' X-Wing Soars Near Edge of Space in Awesome Video

Two amateur astronomers with little more than a weather balloon and a dream launched a model "Star Wars" X-wing vehicle into near space — over 20 …

Batgirl is playable in a stand-alone story arc in Batman: Arkham Knight's $40 DLC plan

Batgirl will be playable in a dedicated "story expansion" in the schedule of downloadable content for <i>Batman: Arkham Knight</i>, which came in for harsh criticism this week when WB Games announced a $40 season pass of DLC.<p>"Batgirl: A Matter of Family" is the name of the chapter, WB Games wrote on <i>Batman:</i> …

Batman: Arkham

Just Cause 3, Black Ops 3 and State of Decay: Game trailers of the week

Every week, a landslide of video game trailers hit the Internet, hyping up the games that have just been released, the games that are about to be …