John Schoew

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Massive Space Exploration Game ‘No Man’s Sky’ Is Finally Finished And Has A Solid Release Date

<i>No Man’s Sky</i> is an ambitious project. The game boasts a procedural galaxy filled with 18 quintillion (yes, <i>quintillion</i>) unique planets, each of which can, theoretically, be visited and explored by players. The game is promising so much, a lot of people just sort of assumed it would never actually …

No Man's Sky

‘It’s All In The Reflexes’: The Story Of The Contentious ‘Big Trouble In Little China’ Screenplay

<i>Big Trouble in Little China</i> was a box office bomb that was mostly panned by critics and is credited with souring John Carpenter on Hollywood. It’s also a cult classic unlike any other, an action comedy that’s endlessly quotable and eternally rewatchable for its most diehard fans. It’s a film made …

This Illusion Lets You 'Feel' The Invisible Force Field Around Your Body

Whoa.<p>If you’ve ever caught yourself instinctively dodging an over-hanging branch or an uneven surface on the road based only on what your peripheral …

Princeton University

15 Small Camper Trailers With Which To Enjoy The Outdoors

What a time to be alive! When the weather is nice everyone is happy and there’s this urge to go outside and enjoy nature at its finest. Sure, you’ll …

Switzerland might be ending banking as we know it

I can pretty much guarantee you that the biggest story not being covered in the traditional business press right now is that Switzerland is holding a referendum later this year to consider ending fractional reserve banking (!).<p>Yes, you read that correctly. That paragon of the banking industry is …

B&N Bookseller's Picks: The Best Science Fiction & Fantasy Books of July 2015

For <i></i><i>over a decade, Jim Killen has served as the science fiction and fantasy book buyer for Barnes & Noble. Every month on the B&N Sci-Fi & Fantasy</i> …

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40 Genius Hacks For Camping

Ready to go camping? You’ve been waiting for this opportunity for the past months and you’re finally going to embark on that adventure with your …

How to Be Mindful in the Real World

When it comes to improving our well-being, most of us think about the exercise we should be doing, the foods we should be eating and the sleep we should be getting, but have you thought about how your brain might be able to help cultivate enduring well-being?<p>"The circuits in the brain associated …

Blueprint for a Better Human Body

People who wear and design prosthetics are rethinking the form of our species.<p>When Elizabeth Wright smacks her right leg on a table, she says “ow.” That’s only interesting if you know one more thing: that her right leg is made out of carbon fiber and metal. It’s also part of her. “It is my right …

4 Business Models for the Data Age

Organizations have always depended on data — to manage operations, to communicate with customers, to pay employees and suppliers, to plan their futures, and so forth. Those with the best data have enjoyed distinct advantages — in commerce, for example, better understanding the market leads to …

Innovation