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These ‘Star Wars’ Ripoffs Prove That Imitation Isn’t Always The Sincerest Form Of Flattery

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away…George Lucas created <i>Star Wars</i> and everyone wanted to cash in on the outer space fever that the movie inspired. The sci-fi craze of the late ’70s brought us many good things (<i>Battlestar Galactica</i> and <i>The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy</i> for starters), but it …

This 'Simple' Multiplication Game Will Help You Rediscover The Joy Of Math

Like math? Like puzzles? Then meet Bojagi, a game created by David Radcliffe (@daveinstpaul).<p>It looks simple enough. A grid has a few numbers in it. The goal is to draw a rectangle around each number as follows: (1) the area of each rectangle is the number it contains; (2) the rectangles do not …

Jigsaw Puzzles

25 comic books for nerdy newbies to read first

Every comic book nerd has an origin story, and it starts with opening that first book.<p>There are so many titles with so much history, so it's natural …

What Would Have Happened if Germany Had Invaded the U.S. During World War II?

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World War II

Audio of an historic speech Japan's emperor gave at the end of World War II was just released in digital form

Hirohito's "jewel voice" — muffled and nearly inaudible due to poor sound quality — was broadcast on Aug. 15, 1945, announcing Japan's surrender.<p>On Saturday, the Imperial Household Agency released the digital version of the original sound ahead of the 70th anniversary of the speech and the war's …