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Official 'Firefly' Game Coming to iOS in 2014

Fox Digital Entertainment revealed that a RPG based on the cult TV series <i>Firefly</i> will be coming to iOS next summer, reports <i>Polygon</i>.<p>The game, which will be officially licensed, is in development and will have players recruiting a crew and leading missions, while trading goods with other players. …

Game of Thrones White Walker Mask

Posted in Living<p>Season 3 of Game of Thrones is now in the books and (*spoiler alert*) even though Rob Stark and his mother were killed in the most …

The Large Hadron Collider in pictures: using big technology to investigate tiny things

‘Inspired by true events’: Official trailer for Ashton Kutcher’s ‘Jobs’ film goes live

Ahead of its August 16th opening, the creators of the “Jobs” biopic starring Ashton Kutcher as Steve Jobs have released the first official trailer (via MR). The trailer gives a peak at the film, demonstrating that the movie will cover early Apple with Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak to Steve Jobs’s …

Quick fix for uneven table legs: cork slices

The squishiness of the cork is what makes this work so well.<p>Quick fix for uneven table legs: cork slices

Giant illusion house makes it look like visitors are scaling sheer walls

The Barbican commissioned artist Leandro Erlich to design an illusion that uses a giant, tilted mirror and a building facade that lays flat on the …

Apple looking into self-adjusting earbud headphones with noise cancellation tech

An Apple patent application discovered on Thursday describes a set of earbud type headphones that automatically adjust audio output based on seal …

Kouio Is a Fast, Elegant, Web-Based Feed Reader

Just because Google Reader has shut its doors doesn't mean the replacements have stopped coming. Most of you have probably settled on an alternative, …

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What The Most Popular Web Browser Is in Each Country in the World

The green is Chrome. The blue is Internet Explorer. The orange-ish color is Firefox. If you can see any red or grey that would be Opera and Safari, …

The science of silk | UK

On the roof of the University of Oxford sits a greenhouse full of golden orb spiders cared for by one of the world’s foremost experts on the arachnids.<p>Professor Fritz Vollrath has been studying the remarkably strong and elastic silk these spiders use to make their webs.<p>Professor Vollrath believes …

The best science and technology pictures of the week

The most stunning images from this week in the worlds of science and technology, including the planet’s largest solar-powered boat, the Paris Air Show and the aftermath of a forest fire.<p><b>More stunning image galleries:</b><p>Astronaut photography, a tiny helicopter and a hovering bike<p>Rocket launch, a …

7 Jobs Your Inner Child Would Love

Growing up often means prioritizing work over fun stuff. Unless, of course, your job involves nothing but fun stuff. Take a look at these seven …

15 Things You Should Know About Ruth Bader Ginsburg

In the late 1800s and early 1900s, naturalist and taxidermist Carl Akeley led a series of expeditions to Africa to collect specimens for the Field …

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

10 Questions Still Baffling Scientists

Science has done a terrific job of answering some of the world’s most difficult questions, but certain mysteries still elude researchers. How does …

Sarah Polley: 'Stories are our way of coping, of creating shape out of mess'

As I fly to Canada to meet Sarah Polley, I think about the glimpses of her in <i>Stories We Tell</i> – her first full-length documentary feature, which …

How mobile phones are making cash obsolete in Africa

When he rolls into a gas station to fill his tank, Barkhad Dahir doesn't get out of his car. He punches a few buttons on his cellphone and within seconds he has paid for the fuel.<p>With the same quick keystrokes on his phone, he pays for virtually everything he needs: groceries at the supermarket, a …

Okay, Yeah The Surface Of Venus Looks Really Hot

It's kind of hard to scope things out on Venus because the surface probes we send get obliterated pretty quickly by the heat. Pictures of Venus' …

Did everyone 3,000 years ago have a voice in their head?

Today, plenty of us talk to ourselves, but relatively few of us hear voices. According to one psychologist, as little as 3,000 years ago it was the …

Living With Voices

A new way to deal with disturbing voices offers hope for those with other forms of psychosis<p>By T. M. Luhrmann<p>June 1, 2012<p>Hans used to be overwhelmed …

Lindy West Responds to Rape Threats Following Televised Debate with Comedian Jim Norton

Following an appearance on FX’s late night series “Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell” in which she discussed the ethics of rape jokes, Jezebel staff …

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