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Clockwork Empires - Teaser Trailer - IGN Video

A Victorian city-building game looks standard, but it has a few tricks up its sleeve.

Musical exploration game Fract OSC launching April 22 for $14.99

<i>Fract OSC</i>, the first-person exploration title from Montreal-based indie studio Phosfiend Systems, will be released April 22 on Mac and Windows PC for $14.99, the company announced today.<p>The game will be sold through Steam, GOG and the Humble Store. It is already available for pre-order on GOG and …

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Maps of Unborn Human Brains Point to Medical Frontiers

A new kind of atlas reveals which genes control the development of which areas of the unborn human brain — and researchers are already studying the atlas' maps to gain new insights into neurological conditions such as autism.<p>"You can use this to understand the roots of developmental disorders," …

Prenatal Development

Developer turns to Kickstarter to fund a 'spiritual successor' to 'Myst'

The makers of <i>Myst</i> and <i>Riven</i> have taken to Kickstarter to fund their next project. Cyan, the developer of those two legendary exploration games, is asking for $1.1 million in backing to produce a new title for PC and Mac called <i>Obduction</i>. CEO and co-founder Rand Miller explains it as "a spiritual …

Brains Sweep Themselves Clean Of Toxins During Sleep

While the brain sleeps, it clears out harmful toxins, a process that may reduce the risk of Alzheimer's, researchers say.<p>During sleep, the flow of cerebrospinal fluid in the brain increases dramatically, washing away harmful waste proteins that build up between brain cells during waking hours, a …

CDC warns of 'catastrophic' results of increased drug resistance

The US faces "potentially catastrophic consequences" if it does not act immediately to combat drug resistance which already kills an estimated 23,000 people a year, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned on Monday.<p>It is the first time the federal agency has estimated the death toll …

Life on earth 'began on Mars'

Evidence is mounting that life on Earth may have started on Mars. A leading scientist has claimed that one particular element believed to be crucial to the origin of life would only have been available on the surface of the red planet.<p>Professor Steven Benner, a geochemist, has argued that the …

How Scientists Plan To Send Hibernating Astronauts to Mars

A lot of things are falling into place for NASA's inevitable moonshot to Mars. (Mars-shot?) However, one of the original challenges remains one of …

European Space Agency

EA Humble Bundle approaching $10 million in sales

With just over two days remaining on EA's Humble Bundle, the charity pack is quickly approaching the $10 million mark, from almost 2 million purchases.<p>As of press time, the game had sold 1,938,001 bundles, representing $9,506,631.27 in sales with an average purchase price of $4.91.<p>Gamers are able …

Awesomenauts Starstorm expansion funded on Kickstarter

Ronimo Games' Kickstarter project to create the <i>Awesomenauts</i> expansion <i>Starstorm</i> surpassed its crowdfunding goal about a week into the campaign.<p>As of this writing, the campaign has $130,031 in pledges from 2,621 backers. The funding goal was set at $125,000 when the project launched in …