Kyle Jung

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Watch A Porsche 911 Flat-Six Get Dissected In High Definition

The Porsche 911 flat-six is an iconic engine. This rear-mounted engine is the heart of probably the most talked about and praised sports car of all …

Ryan Murphy May Have Finally Explained How Each 'American Horror Story' Season Is Connected

Question: What's the main connection between the different seasons of FX's <i>American Horror Story</i>? If you answered "Sarah Paulson," you're not wrong, but you're missing something super symbolic. Each season relates to one of the nine "circles of hell" found in Dante Alighieri's <i>Inferno</i>—at least, …

Judge rules ex-Arizona sheriff Arpaio guilty of criminal contempt

PHOENIX (Reuters) - Former Arizona lawman Joe Arpaio, who gained national prominence for his tough stance against illegal immigration, was found guilty on Monday of criminal contempt for violating the terms of a 2011 court order in a racial profiling case.<p>FILE PHOTO: Joe Arpaio addresses the media …

ACLU

Faking happiness on social media helped me cope with depression

My life looks pretty good on Facebook. If you browsed through my feed, you might see a photo of me drinking wine by my husband in a hot tub, surrounded by a foot of snow. Then there are more blatant self-congratulations: <i>Check out this NPR piece that was filmed during my last mushroom-collecting</i> …

Social Media

The Surprisingly Old Physics Of Wireless Charging

My smartphone–the one I amazingly didn’t lose off the roof of my car– was getting on in years, so last week, I picked up a new one, pictured above. It’s a Droid Turbo, and among the various gadgets I got with it is a wireless charger. While this is distinctly less efficient than plugging it into a …

The best GTA 5 mods: an updated collection of videos

<i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i> has been on PC for less than a month, and the mod community has already produced some incredible work. Considering the <i>Grand Theft Auto 4</i> community is still active, it's safe to assume we'll be seeing new <i>GTA 5</i> mods for years.<p>I have no doubt we'll continue to cover some of the <i>GTA 5</i> …

Grand Theft Auto

11 Minutes of Halo 5 Guardians - PAX Prime 2015 - IGN Video

Straight from PAX Prime 2015 to your eyeballs, it's 11 glorious minutes of Halo 5: Guardians.

Halo 5: Guardians - Halo5ViDoc RWT 071315 - IGN Video

We went frame-by-frame through the new 12-minute Halo 5 ViDoc and pulled out all of the interesting new bits of info.

For The First Time, Waves Are Adding Power To The U.S. Grid

Hawaii catches a wave<p>The waves of Hawaii are a big draw for tourists and surfers, but now they're also a source of electricity. For the first time in the United States, energy collected from waves is being turned into electricity that is heading onto the grid, and powering homes in Hawaii.<p>The …

Renewable Energy

Lexus Unveils The Lexus Of Hoverboards

Hoverbort hoverbort<p>Set in the far-off year of 2015, the 1989 film <i>Back To The Future: Part II</i> features a complex meditation on fate and foreknowledge of events. More importantly, it also has freakin’ hoverboards, the logical next step from earth-bound skateboards. Now, luxury carmaker Lexus created …

Hoverboards

Stunning Ultra HD Video Captures Life Aboard the Space Station

Just Cause 3, and the Limits of a Physicalized World

It was the most explosive choose-your-own adventure game I've ever played. At E3 2015, I joined my fellow CBS employees from Giant Bomb in chatting with representatives from Avalanche Studios about the upcoming Just Cause 3. Rather than play the game for us, producer Omar Shakir and crew led us …

Extreme Sports

Star Wars Battlefront's E3 2015 Demo Shows a Simpler, Smarter Battlefield

Here's my major takeaway from the Star Wars: Battlefront gameplay trailer shown at EA's E3 2015 press conference: This looks like a more accessible and arcade-like Battlefield game. I think this is a great idea. Compared to the Battlefield series, where the recent games have become inundated with …

Star Wars Battlefront

Assassin's Creed Syndicate trailer shows off Victorian-era transportation

<i>Assassin's Creed Syndicate</i> developer Ubisoft Quebec didn't bring a gameplay demo to Ubisoft's E3 2015 press briefing, but the studio did play a gorgeous cinematic trailer.<p>You can watch the trailer above. Ubisoft also posted a gameplay walkthrough on YouTube that you can see below.<p>Ubisoft originally …

Victorian Era

Ubisoft's 'Ghost Recon Wildlands' is an open-world tactical shooter

Well, here's something you probably didn't expect from Ubisoft's E3 event: an open-world <i>Ghost Recon</i> game. The developer's just-unveiled <i>Ghost Recon Wildlands</i> has you fighting a Bolivian drug cartel using whatever means you see fit, whether it's sniping targets from a distance, sneaking in under …

Scientists See Signs of Dinosaur Blood in 75-Million-Year-Old Fossils

Scientists at Imperial College London have discovered what appear to be the remnants of soft tissue and red blood cells in poorly preserved dinosaur bones dating back 75 million years.<p>It's not a harbinger of "Jurassic Park," because no traces of DNA were found in the fossil samples. But the …

Large Hadron Collider: how Cern's atom-smasher works

The Large Hadron Collider has re-started scientific investigations after a two-year pause - but what exactly does it do and why?<p>After discovering Higgs boson with their first run in 2013, physicists at CERN, in Switzerland, are hoping to make more breakthroughs after carrying out a <b>two-year upgrade</b> …

Here's Your Next $2 Million Ride

The Koenigsegg Regera goes from zero to 250 mph in under 20 seconds<p>When it comes to high-end vehicles, Swedish automaker Koenigsegg is known for pushing boundaries. Now it has done away with one of the hallmarks of a sports car, the clutch. Its new hybrid, the Regera, can go from zero to 250 miles …

Koenigsegg

Battlefield 4 Spring Update Patch Notes Outline Map Tweaks, Weapon Changes

Fixed a situation where the player has an auto-throw gadget equipped in the left gadget slot and use it while holding the sidearm, the gadget will stay in the players hands.<p>Fixed an issue where the player would sometimes get stuck in the kill cam if receiving damaged from multiple enemies<p>Terrain …

Disability

Dead Galaxies Perished by 'Strangulation,' Astronomers Find

The galaxies we can see tend to fall into one of two categories: "alive," meaning a galaxy is still producing stars, and "dead," if not. But how does a galaxy die, exactly? A new study by astronomers at the University of Cambridge, published in Nature, says that dead galaxies were "strangled" to …

Large Hadron Collider finds long-sought signs of rare particle decays

Smashing protons together in search of strange particles, scientists at the Large Hadron Collider near Geneva say they've discovered signs of particle decays that have long been predicted, but have never before been seen.<p>The decay pattern of the two B mesons, described in the journal Nature, could …

Physics

Uncharted 4 Dev Flaunts New Milestone in Face Animation

Uncharted 4: A Thief's End developer Naughty Dog has discussed the improvements made to its facial animation systems since Uncharted 3 and The Last of Us, saying that face models now animate with "between 300 and 500 bones."<p>In an interview with GamesTM , writer Josh Scherr contextualised the …

Uncharted

The Great 'Beyond': Contemplating Life, Sex And Elevators In Space

The possibility of humans colonizing outer space may seem like the stuff of science fiction, but British astronomer Chris Impey says that if the U.S. were pumping more money into the space program, the sci-fi fantasy would be well on its way to reality.<p>"I think we might actually be living on the …

Q&A With A Roller Coaster Designer

Alan Schilke designed the first wood-and-steel hybrid coaster to complete an inverted barrel roll<p>Structural engineer Alan Schilke specialized in designing supports for buildings and stadiums. Then one day, a roller coaster company asked him to create columns to brace its rides. When Schilke …

Check out five minutes of The Witcher 3 on PS4

<i>The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt</i> seems designed to push the limits of even the beefiest gaming rig, but the console versions are no slouch, according to this PlayStation 4 gameplay video from PlayStation Access.<p>Nearly five minutes long, the clip shows off Geralt riding around the world on horseback at …

Magnetically Levitating Elevators Could Reshape Skylines

They go up, down, and all around<p>With the debut of passenger elevators some 150 years ago, cities were forever changed. Freed from the tyranny of stairwells, architects built as high as they liked. That is, until they ran into another barrier: the weight of steel cables. A new elevator design from …

Skyscrapers

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

Jul<p>26<p>Thu<p>featuring Annie LeBlanc, Jet Jurgensmeyer, Caroline Grace, Macy Martin, Sage Charmaine… and a surprise special guest!<p>Rams Head Live!, …

100,000 galaxies scanned for signs of alien life

After searching 100,000 galaxies for signs of highly advanced extraterrestrial life, a team of scientists using observations from NASA’s WISE …