Jacob Ryan Wheeler

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The Removal Of Flappy Bird And Game Addiction In Asia

With today’s exclusive <i>Forbes</i> interview with developer Dong Nguyen, I believe we may have reached the end of the <i>Flappy Bird</i> saga. And while everybody and their mother has now had their say on the love-it-or-hate-it mobile game, I think a bit of context may be helpful in understanding Dong’s decision …

Nuclear Fusion Just Got a Little Closer to Becoming a Reality

When physicists first split the atom in 1938, in the process known as nuclear fission, the feat led very quickly to the bombs that destroyed …

GTA Online - New Weapons, Cars & Singleplayer DLC Coming Soon [GTA V Multiplayer]

GTA Online - "Heists" Information (Where Are They?) [GTA V Multiplayer]

GTA 5 ONLINE - HEISTS RELEASE DATE! MANSION & WEAPON DLC! 1 10 PATCH INFORMATION

Flappy Bird pulled to save you from addiction, says creator

Indie developer Dong Nguyen revealed his reasoning behind the decision to remove <i>Flappy Bird</i> from both iTunes App Store and Google Play last week, telling Forbes he pulled the game because it became "an addictive product."<p>"It happened to become an addictive product. I think it has become a problem," …

Nuclear weapons research body gives £8m a year to British universities

A report due out on Wednesday exposes the extent of links between the Atomic Weapons Establishment and universities<p>Britain's secretive nuclear weapons research organisation gives over £8m a year in research funding to more than 50 universities, according to documents released under the Freedom of …

Engineering The Ideal Olympian: Personalized Skeleton Sled

The secret weapon to winning<p>Of all the events at the Winter Olympics, the skeleton is perhaps the most terrifying. Athletes hurtle down the bobsled track on specially designed sleds, headfirst and at speeds exceeding 80 mph. Losing control could mean serious injury or death, so four companies have …

Engineering

Venus rising above Nubble Lighthouse in Maine

The Milky Way and Venus rising above Nubble Lighthouse in Cape Neddick, Maine<p>Chris Pazolt captured this awesome photo of the night sky over Nubble …

Astronomy

Scientists find gene linking brain's grey matter to intelligence | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Researchers have found a gene linking intelligence to the thickness of so-called “grey matter” in the brain, and say their discovery could help scientists understand how and why some people have learning difficulties.<p>An international team of scientists analyzed DNA samples and …