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Ares Games Creating Battlestar Galactica Starship Battles Game

Ares Games is adding another great sci-fi series to the tabletops. It’s <i>Battlestar Galactica</i>, and it’ll be joining <i>Wings of Glory</i> and <i>Sails of Glory</i>. So …

Board Games

How to Photograph Northern Lights

The chances are high that you’ve seen several images of the Aurora Borealis (also known as Northern Lights) on some social media. During the last few …

LSD microdoses make people feel sharper, and scientists want to know how

What we do — and mostly don’t — know about tiny doses of hallucinogens<p>May didn’t notice much with the first dose of LSD. She felt good, and she got a lot accomplished, and that was all.<p>It was the day after that things really clicked. She felt even better, and she got a lot more accomplished. She …

Lsd

Nike’s New Air Force 1s Are the Best Sneakers for Bad Weather

The Special Field AF1 is a shit-kicking boot and a court-ready high-top rolled into one killer sneaker.<p>If you're looking for some hybrid-footwear action that's equal parts function and style, know there's a sneakerboot option at every price point. Even Nike has recently tweaked certain styles to …

Shoes

Almost all great science fiction and fantasy comes back to this simple idea

Courtesy Twentieth Century Fox<p>Almost all science fiction and fantasy stories are, at their core, about the economics of scarcity and abundance.<p>That's …

German scientists launch nuclear fusion experiment

Researchers ran a test designed to bring them a step closer to finding a clean replacement for fossil fuels. The experiment was part of an effort to …

Physics

The best science fiction, as picked by 20 A.I. experts

But even they can't help but enjoy a few choice science fiction movies and books.<p>Some movies show what our near future will look like, while others are so far-fetched but are enjoyable nonetheless.<p>Tech Insider spoke to 20 AI researchers, roboticists, and computer scientists about their favorite …

Artificial Intelligence