Christian Marc Narmada

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The Burden Of Realism In 'Grand Theft Auto 5'

I bought car insurance for the first time in a video game last week. It was in Grand Theft Auto Online, as a means of ensuring that if my car was destroyed by any of the nefarious vandals in Los Santos, I would be able to pay a deductible and get a new one instead of losing it for good.<p>Whether this …

Columbus Day: Biggest Misconceptions and Exploring the Era of First Contact

Wildlife<p>Famed painter and illustrator N.C. Wyeth created a series of murals in 1927 for National Geographic headquarters in Washington, D.C., including this one showing the ships of Christopher Columbus’s voyage of discovery. (Photo courtesy NGS)<p>Christopher Columbus’s landfall in the Western …

Newton's Universal Law of Gravitation

Newton's equation first appeared in the <i>Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica</i>, July 1687. It describes why that apple fell from that tree in that orchard in Lincolnshire. Whether or not that apple actually landed on Isaac Newton's head, as some stories would have it, this equation describes …

New idea for how Earth’s core formed

An iron melt network helped grow Earth’s core, a Stanford study suggests<p>Stanford scientists recreated the intense pressures and temperatures found …

Earth Science

Higher temps push turtles away from home turf - Futurity

Turtles struggling to keep up with rising temperatures are being forced to widen their geographic …

Trapped In A Fossil: Remnants Of A 46-Million-Year-Old Meal

Scientists who study why species vanish are increasingly looking for ancient DNA. They find it easily enough in the movies; remember the mosquito blood in Jurassic Park that contained dinosaur DNA from the bug's last bite? But in real life, scientists haven't turned up multi-million-year-old DNA in …

Entertainment - Dirty Projectors Remix

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