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A new challenger approaches!

Some of you likely saw our recent “New challenger: the LAST FANTASY” color voting event that popped up on various forms of social media. Not everyone …

Final Fantasy

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Google blocks Kickass Torrents in Chrome and Firefox due to ‘harmful programs’

Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox users visiting popular torrent site Kickass Torrents (KAT) are seeing a malware warning today. Whether you’re going to http://kat.cr or https://kat.cr, you’ll get a message cautioning you to go no further.<p>This issue only affects those browsers because Google’s Safe …

Scientists have created a 'mother' robot that breeds 'child' robots better than humans can

Scientists at University of Cambridge have developed a robot that breeds successive generations of robots, each one performing better than the previous one. The "mother" robot is able to detect which traits were successful and which ones were not, and to eliminate the negative traits.<p><i>Produced by</i> …

Physicists Figure Out Why Honey Falls In Twists

A delicious physics problem<p>A stream of honey falls onto a freshly baked buttermilk biscuit. Before you devour this breakfast treat, you might notice that the honey you poured formed a wavy pattern on the biscuit's surface, an unintentional decoration for your morning snack.<p>Most people might think …

Most Of The Web Is Invisible To Google. Here's What It Contains

A roadmap of the Internet's darkest alleys<p>You thought you knew the Internet. But sites such as Facebook, Amazon, and Instagram are just the surface. There’s a whole other world out there: the Deep Web.<p>It’s a place where online information is password protected, trapped behind paywalls, or requires …

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Great Scott! Reverse-Causality Research Ends in a Quantum Muddle

One of the longest-running and weirdest examples of a crowdfunded scientific experiment is finally reaching the end of the road, and the results will come as a disappointment to anyone who wishes the "Back to the Future" movies could really happen: Quantum interference foils what once looked like a …

Quantum Mechanics

Monkeys Are Causing Internet Outages, As Our 404 Page Predicted

Om nom nom<p>You can harden fiber-optic internet cabling against heat, ice, flooding, mold, and even crushing pressures. But apparently not monkeys. The cable's freshly extruded plastic casing is too damn alluring to resist an exploratory chewing session.<p>The Indian government is learning this the hard …

This Black Smoke Ring Is Amazing, But It’s No Mystery

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Air Force's Reaper Sinks Boat For First Time

America’s favorite anti-insurgent plane proves its mettle in oceanic test<p>The MQ-9 Reaper is an aerial beast with a terrestrial home. Built as a heavier-armed upgrade over its Predator predecessor, the Reaper is best known as a scout and marksman flying over the battlefields of Iraq and Afghanistan, …

Military

Watch The Elaborate Process Of Changing An IMAX Lightbulb

It actually does take more than one person to change these lightbulbs<p>IMAX movies are awesome, and the projection equipment used to screen everything from blockbusters to nature films is equally impressive. The bulb of an IMAX projector is so powerful that if it was turned on on the surface of the …

Tornadoes rip through parts of Midwest; 2 killed

<b>(CNN) —</b> Geraldine Schultz, 67, and Jacklyn Klosa, 69, were neighbors in the rural Illinois hamlet of Fairdale.<p>On Thursday night, their close-knit community was ravaged by a tornado that shredded homes and ripped trees bare of leaves and most limbs. Only the thickest branches remained.<p>Schultz and …

Weather

Battlefield Hardline and the silent agony of villains

How the NPCs of Battlefield Hardline are more than just goons<p>Pity the poor character who lives out his existence in first-person shooter games, hanging around, waiting to be killed.<p>These NPC guards and goons are hardwired with the inherent delusion that they ought to lay down their lives in the …

This is how you die alone: Hands-on with horror VR title Narcosis

<i>Narcosis</i> is a slow meditation on what it may be like to slowly die alone. You're an undersea miner cut off from the surface and any support, and your goal is to survive. You always seem to be low on air inside your suit, which you use to explore a dark, flooded underwater base with only a limited …

Pakistan successfully tested a nuclear-capable missile that can hit any point in India

Pakistan successfully launched the latest version of an indigenously developed nuclear-capable cruise missile on Monday, The Washington Post reports.<p>The Shaheen-III missile has a maximum range of up to 1,700 miles, according to members of the Pakistani military. Depending upon the missile's …

Inside The Post-Minecraft Life Of Billionaire Gamer God Markus Persson

It’s 7 p.m. on a Monday in Stockholm, and Markus Persson sits on the terrace of his ninth-story office, sipping the speedball of alcoholic beverages, a vodka Red Bull. Three hours ago he committed to not drinking today, still in recovery from a 12-drink Thursday bender while nursing an ear …

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Not fit to serve: Vladimir Putin exposes UK defence industry failings

Britain's Army is outgunned by Russia, and so is our defence industry, as Vladimir Putin sends his bombers into UK airspace<p>Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered his bombers to probe our shores in a way that could awaken memories of when Germany’s Luftwaffe was our biggest threat at the start …

Military

Using iPads to pacify children may harm their development, say scientists

Children throwing tantrums should be given time to calm down on their own rather than distracted with tablets or smartphones, say researchers<p>It might be tempting to hand over an iPad to a screaming child when all else has failed to calm them down.<p>But child psychologists say it may be stunting …

Mobile Devices

Video: GoPro Camera Accidentally Captures Great Underwater Images of Sea Life

We've seen a lot of great video captured by GoPro cameras over the years, some of it on purpose and a lot of it accidentally. You can put this clip …