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One-upping the NES Classic Edition with the Raspberry Pi 3 and RetroPie

NES Classic is no more, but luckily cheap hobbyist boards are great for little projects.<p>Last November, Nintendo surprised everyone by going back to …

Raspberry Pi

How To Download iNDS Emulator On iOS 10 [No Jailbreak Required]

Here's how to download and install iNDS Nintendo DS emulator on iOS 10 running iPhone or iPad. No jailbreak is required for this to work.<br>[ Continue …

The 100 best novels written in English: the full list

<b>1. The Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan (1678)</b><p>A story of a man in search of truth told with the simple clarity and beauty of Bunyan’s prose make this the ultimate English classic.<p><b>2. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe (1719)</b><p>By the end of the 19th century, no book in English literary history had …

Literature

The New Rules of Grilling

Seven ways to improve your barbecue game, from one of America's best young butchers.<p>After a successful career as a bass guitarist in various indie rock bands, Bryan Mayer, age 41, decided to switch disciplines and eventually settled on butchering. He read a few books, hacked apart some animals and …

BBQ

Parks and Recreation's fake board game is now a really expensive Kickstarter reward

Hobby games giant Mayfair Games, makers of <i>Settlers of Catan</i>, is bringing to life <i>The Cones of Dunshire</i>, the fictional game from NBC's <i>Parks and Recreation</i> with its first ever Kickstarter campaign.<p>The game may to be so large that it might actually need to be shipped in a wooden crate.<p><i>Cones</i> was …

Board Games

Then-and-Now Photos Capture How Illinois Tornado Victims are Rebuilding Their Lives

Back in November 2013, an EF4 tornado tore through Illinois, killing several people and destroying hundreds of homes. Photojournalists at the <i>Journal</i> …

NASA's Incredible, Futuristic, And Totally Real Plan To Establish A Human Colony On Venus

In fact, up in the clouds above its scorching surface, Venus is "probably the most Earth-like environment that's out there," Chris Jones of NASA told Evan Ackerman at IEEE Spectrum.<p>Forget Mars and its frigid temperatures and thin atmosphere when we can live like gods, afloat in the clouds of …

The 46 Best Movies of 2014

Ah, 2014. What a weird, strange trip you've been.<p>Looking back on the year, it wasn't a particularly memorable one; there were a lot of "good" movies but very few "great" ones. The ones that were great, though, well, they were just spectacular. These are movies like "Boyhood" and "Grand Budapest …

Why Google Stopped Trying To Make Renewable Energy Cheaper Than Coal

In 2007, Google, the internet search giant based in Mountain View, CA, made a media splash by investing big-time dollars in an effort to develop a renewable energy technology that could compete economically with coal.<p>The project was called RE<C and it ended only four years after it began.<p>During its …