Michael Agosto

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Zelda's hidden history on handhelds

Join us on a journey through the archives to discover the lost legend of Zelda's portable outings.<p>Zelda is back, and not just on Wii U. Alongside a …

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Is The Human Species Still Evolving?

Bill Nye The Science Guy speculates on the future of mankind<p>Is there a <i>Homo superius</i> just around the next corner, waiting to take our place? Let’s think about what it would take: If we were to give rise to a new species, something would have to happen to us to create a bottleneck or isolated place …

Amazing Super Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies

Super stuffed chocolate chip cookies - you heard that right! These amazing (and HUGE) chocolate chip cookies are stuffed with both Oreos AND Reese's peanut butter cups. It's a heavenly mouthful!<p>Okay, so these cookies might just lean a little towards the ridiculous. A three and a half ounce ball of …

Chocolate-covered Audi TT is more treat than trick

'Tis the season of chocolate, and as we sit at our desks eating entirely too many Reese's Peanut Butter Cups, we're left salivating over this particular Audi TT. Aside from the fact that it's the new, third-generation model, which is a darn desirable in and of it self, it's also covered in …

‘Dead’ hearts transplanted into living patients in world first

Australian surgeons have successfully transplanted “dead” hearts into patients for the first time – a groundbreaking procedure with the potential to significantly boost the supply of donor organs.<p>The number of donor hearts has been limited in the past by the fact that they have had to be taken from …

Powerful New Microscope Allows Scientists To View The World Like Never Before

You've never seen cells up-close quite like this.<p>Developed at Howard Hughes Medical Institute, a powerful new microscope can record the activity of living cells, molecules, and embryos in 3D and in real-time. Just check out the video above that shows a HeLa cell dividing, and prepare for your mind …

Monster Sunspot Threatens Earth With Solar Storms

Changing Planet<p><b>The solar eclipse may steal the week’s heavenly headlines, but a monster sunspot—the likes of which hasn’t been seen for years—has turned toward Earth and may spew some serious solar storms.</b><p>From the moment the gigantic sunspot cluster known as AR 2192 appeared on the eastern side of …

NYCC: My First Great VR Experience with Project Morpheus

How a pair of short demos did more to sell me on VR than the dozens that came before them.<p>The 20 minutes I spent with Sony’s Project Morpheus at New …

It's Official: Beer Makes You Smarter | Inc.com

We hate to admit it, but the frat bros across America may be on to something when it comes to binge drinking. Hops, an ingredient in beer, has been found to increase brain function in high doses.<p>Researchers at Oregon State University found that xanthohumol, a type of flavonoid found in hops, …