Lisa Pham

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Three new Overwatch maps landing next week - one is Sombra's house

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube<p>As predicted, the Overwatch anniversary event won't simply be some skins and a new game mode. Three new maps are …

PC Gaming

What you can learn about Sombra from Overwatch Apex season 3

Apex season three is in full swing, and, as usual, it’s been full of surprises and tactics that we haven’t seen much of in competitive Overwatch. One …

What is ransomware?

Ransomware attacks are escalating.<p>The technique of using a computer virus to hold data hostage has been around for decades, gaining more notoriety in recent years. But the two massive attacks that spread around the world recently -- one last month and another on Tuesday -- have taken it to a whole …

Ransomware

Can you be a real pro gamer if you don’t own a light-up mouse pad?

One of the more recent trends in gaming accessories is the addition of LED lights to everything. Keyboards? LEDs. Mice? Pass the glowy stuff. Headphones? Dang right they’ve got programmable colors. Cup holders? Yeah, that actually exists. (I’m as surprised as you are.)<p>And, of course, the subject of …

Antarctica is melting more than scientists thought, and it’s creating giant waterfalls

Antarctica is not the icy world scientists thought it was. A team of scientists recently compiled the most detailed map, yet, of liquid water across Antarctica. They found water in places where it was thought to be impossible.<p>"This study tells us there's already a lot more melting going on than we …

How Bill Nye’s New Netflix Series Will Save the World

The bow tie-loving scientist chatted with Vanity Fair about science and critical thinking—and why climate change denial is not sustainable.<p>Do you hear that? Off in the distance? It sounds like. . . “Bill! Bill! Bill! Bill! Bill! Bill!”<p>On Friday, <b>Bill Nye</b> officially returns to TV with his new Netflix …

Knee replacement joints created by 3D printer for first time in breakthrough by US university

Printable synthetic cartilagewhich can be perfectly shaped to fit a knee joint has been designed by scientists in the US.<p>Duke University in North Carolina said the breakthrough will allow surgeons to 3D print replacement parts which are an exact match for a patient’s anatomy.<p>Human knees come with a …

Louisiana's Governor Declares State Of Emergency Over Disappearing Coastline

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards has declared a state of emergency over the state's rapidly eroding coastline.<p>It's an effort to bring nationwide attention to the issue and speed up the federal permitting process for coastal restoration projects.<p>"Decades of saltwater intrusion, subsidence and rising …

18 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas That Are Actually Unique

She's not a mom, she's a cool mom. But really. She's more pizza than potluck, more ranunculus than roses, and more Drake than diamonds — and you wouldn't have it any other way. When brunch and a candle just won't do, come Sunday, May 13, you'll be fully prepared with one of the coolest and most …

Battle.net is no more as Blizzard rolls out rebrand

<i>World of Warcraft</i> developer Blizzard has laid the "Battle.net" brand to rest after two decades of service.<p>The change was implemented last night (in …

A minimalist explains how a psychological trick called 'the beginner's mind' could make your life easier

A lot of joy could be found with the same practice.<p>And it is simple: practice seeing life with a beginner's mind.<p>I'm stealing this of course from Zen Buddhism's shoshin and Shunryu Suzuki's "Zen Mind Beginner's Mind," and I've written about it numerous times. But it's more fundamental than most …

Trump vows ‘insurance for everybody’ in Obamacare replacement plan

President-elect Donald Trump said in a weekend interview that he is nearing completion of a plan to replace President Obama’s signature health-care law with the goal of “insurance for everybody,” while also vowing to force drug companies to negotiate directly with the government on prices in …

Health Care

How You're Most Likely to Die, According to Science

It’s a somber thought, but we’re all going to die at some point. However, our fears about <i>how</i> we’ll die don’t always line up with the reality most of …

Terrorism

US government buys 11 million pounds of cheese to tackle dairy mountain

Washington has stepped in to tackle America’s cheese mountain with the Federal government buying 11 million pounds of the surplus.<p>It has cost the American taxpayer $20 million (£15 million), the US Department of Agriculture said. The cheese will be distributed to food banks across the country.<p>There …

French woman accused of drowning baby says act was as casual as shopping

Fabienne Kabou, 39, who has blamed witchcraft for her acts, detailed the final hours of her 15-month-old daughter’s life on the second day of her trial<p>A French woman who left her baby to drown on a beach has given a chilling account of the murder, telling a court it was as perfunctory as “going …