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The first 'Star Trek' VR game arrives this fall

If you're a <i>Star Trek</i> fan, the odds are that your dream game (outside of a Holodeck) involves helming a starship as if you were really on the bridge. Well, you're about to get your wish: Ubisoft has teased <i>Star Trek: Bridge Crew</i>, the sci-fi series' first-ever virtual reality game. The title is set in …

Sustainable energy: inside Iceland’s geothermal power plant

In the first of a series, we visit the Hellisheiði plant, which provides 300MW of power – and Reykjavik’s hot water<p>Thanks to its position on a volatile section of the Mid-Atlantic ridge, Iceland is a world leader in the the use of geothermal energy, and of the six geothermal power plants in …

Hydroelectric Power

Wikipedia's Co-Founder Explains Why We Need a Free Internet

Jimmy Wales talked to us about the need to be on the lookout for threats to a free and open internet.<p><i>Watch our full VICE on HBO episode with Edward Snowden for free below and read more of our privacy and security coverage here.</i><p>Jimmy Wales, the co-founder of Wikipedia, is one of the few people who …

Internet

Edward Snowdomes and edible internet cookies: welcome to Yami-ichi

From digital Tarot cards to Instragrammed underpants, roll up to the internet black market you can browse in real life – same day delivery guaranteed<p>The internet is not what it used to be, cries the chorus. Once a playground of geeks and innovators, it is now ruled by the corporate giants, …

Selling

48 Hours in Fes, Morocco

Famous for its vibrant souks, medieval architecture, mosques and gardens, Fes is one of Morocco’s famous cities. Whether this is your first trip to …

Travel Photography

What Happens When Women Get Their Periods in Space

Women here on Earth may think of their periods as monthly inconveniences, but consider what it's like for astronauts aboard the International Space …

Botanists Just Answered One of the Biggest Questions About Farming on Mars

Researchers have successfully grown a crop of tomatoes, peas, and radishes harvested in Martian soil—and with those comes an answer to one of the big …

AdBlock will show 50m users ads protesting censorship

This is slightly ironic. AdBlock plans to show advertising to its 50 million users tomorrow for 24 hours protesting online censorship in support of an Amnesty International campaign.<p>On March 12, AdBlock users will see messages from Edward Snowden, Pussy Riot and Ai Weiwei protesting cyber …

Bill Gates Proves Neil deGrasse Tyson Wrong, Talks Hoverboards and the Future in Reddit AMA

Plus a little light quantum computing discussions.<p>Would Reddit exist if Bill Gates never did? That's a question we might never answer—unless he himself invents some sort of device that helps us explore alternate realities. Instead of wrestling with that multi-dimensional headache, just read some of …

Bill Gates

11 Bizarre Souvenirs You Could Once Purchase at Disney Parks

Taking a trip to Disney without buying a souvenir? That's practically impossible.<p>Taking a trip to Disney without buying a souvenir? That's …

Anti-ageing breakthrough as scientists find enzyme for youthful skin

Finding a way to restore the enzyme ‘mitochondrial complex II’ should reverse the damage caused by ageing, scientists believe<p>Powerful anti-ageing treatments which banish wrinkles for good are a step closer after scientists found the enzyme responsible for youthful skin<p>For the first time, scientists …

Newcastle University

Project Empathy shares knowledge with unconnected schools

A lot of schools across the globe, especially in developing nations, don't have computers with access to the internet. Project Empathy aims to address that issue by having classrooms with internet access participate in sharing knowledge with classrooms that don't. Schools or classes willing to help …

See a Stunning New View of the Milky Way

Astronomers stitched together more than 700 maps to create the most detailed image ever of our galaxy from the Southern Hemisphere.<p>This stunning image shows the full view of the Milky Way from the Southern Hemisphere.<p>Scientists stitched together the enormous image from more than 700 observations by …

Humans will live underwater in 100 years' time as the population is squeezed out of cities

A report predicts underground cities and floating neighbours will become commonplace in the next century<p>One hundred years from now, the human population will be living in underwater cities and in 3D-printed homes, according to a study that looks at the future of living.<p>Buildings and interiors will …

Living Rooms

A Look at Sand to Snow, Mojave Trails, and Castle Mountains—the 3 Newest National Monuments

Photo: David Lamfrom<p>Today, the White House created three new national monuments in the California desert, adding nearly 1.8 million acres to one of the largest and most pristine swaths of protected land in the Lower 48. The new monuments—Sand to Snow, Mojave Trails, and Castle Mountains—are more …

National Parks

150,000 penguins die after giant iceberg renders colony landlocked

Penguins of Cape Denison in Antarctica effectively trapped by iceberg the size of Rome and face 120km round trip to feed<p>An estimated 150,000 Adelie penguins living in Antarctica have died after an iceberg the size of Rome became grounded near their colony, forcing them to trek 60km to the sea for …

Antarctica

These Space Tourism Posters From NASA Will Make You Want To Visit Space

Ever wish you could travel through space? NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory is here to make your dreams come true with three outer space tours, accompanied by some gorgeous, vintage style posters. NASA JPL commissioned the posters from Don and Ryan Clark’s design firm Invisible Creatures. The …

Google releasing virtual reality headset this year, report says

Back in January, we reported that recent job postings indicating that Google was likely developing its own virtual reality headset.<p>Now, just two …

Huge Moroccan concentrated solar plant poised to to be world's largest

Morocco turned on its colossal solar power plant in the Sahara Desert this week, beginning the first phase of a project that is intended to provide …

Renewable Energy

The Secret to the Brain’s Memory Capacity May Be Synapse Size

“I consider that a man’s brain originally is like a little empty attic, and you have to stock it with such furniture as you choose… It is a mistake …

4 Keys to Mastering Love and Relationships

Love is an incredibly powerful force.<p>In one of the longest running studies to date, a group of Harvard researchers set out to determine the factors that lead to a happy and purposeful life. The lead researcher's conclusion: "Happiness is love. Full stop."<p>Seventy-five years after the study began and …

Andromeda smash-up: distant galaxy is rushing towards Earth at one million mph - with no hope of deviation

Is this a space invasion? It does indeed resemble one. In fact it is a splendid Nasa photograph of a Geminid meteor shower:<p>Such events are caused when fragments of dust often far older than Earth crash into our atmosphere at tens of thousands of miles per hour, each causing a mini-explosion. This …

Andromeda Galaxy

Animals more capable of empathy than previously thought, study finds

Researcher found that prairie voles would console one another after experiencing stress<p>A new study has found that prairie voles will console other voles who are feeling stressed - which researchers have described as evidence of empathy.<p>A study team at Emory University set up an experiment where …

Research

Dali Museum Adds Virtual Reality to New Disney Exhibit

Visitors to a new exhibition at The Dali Museum in St. Petersburg, Florida, won’t just be looking at art. Thanks to virtual reality, they’ll be …

11 things you can’t help getting addicted to in Mexico

1.<br>The convenience of not having to feed your body between breakfast and dinner, because you started the day nurturing yourself with a <i>concha</i>, a liter …

The Joy of Psyching Myself Out­

IS it possible to think scientifically and creatively at once? Can you be both a psychologist and a writer?<p>When you look at the world as a psychologist, you see it as a set of phenomena that can be subjected to scientific inquiry: identified, tested and either verified or discarded. When you look …

Psychology

The smartphone cases at CES you'll actually want, including a VR viewer

In addition to gadgets and large electronics, a ton of accessories are showcased at CES every year. Smartphone cases that are extra elaborate always …

Banana Peel Is Just as Nutritious as The Flesh

We've been eating bananas wrong this whole time.<p>That's right, you can eat banana peels. And not only are they edible, they're also good for you. If …

Nutrition

Osama Bin Laden Is Still Alive

DOWNLOAD THE 247UREPORTS MOBILE APP<p>Now Available On:<p>Former CIA employee, Edward Snowden has said that he has evidence showing that Osama bin Laden, …

SORTING - Visualizing sorting algorithms

ABOUT SORTING<p>Sorting a sequence of items is one of the pillar of Computer Science.<br>A sorting algorithm is an algorithm that organizes elements of a …