Nathan Alan Gill

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This rogue black hole is flying through space, eating everything in its path

Supermassive black holes are one of the scariest, most destructive and utterly intimidating forces in the universe, but the good news is that they …

Hubble Space Telescope

New Hack Offers A Full Game Library On Your NES Classic Edition

Legally questionable, of course

Retrogaming

The Extremely Strange World of Infinite Dungeon Video Games

Why some players get hooked on dying, over and over, to explore a room.<p>Peter Burr spent hours trapped in a dungeon.<p>He sat in the glow of the …

Board Games

Learn how to make 20 iOS games this weekend for 20 bones

99% off sale<p>Don't waste another weekend watching <i>Rick and Morty</i> reruns with Doritos all over your chest (full disclosure: I may have recently done …

20 Hands-On Courses to Make You a Bona Fide iOS Game Developer

<b>Part 1: Word & Math Games</b><p>Create 5 Educational Games to Put Player Knowledge to the Test!<p>Want to be a full-fledged iOS game developer? Get your feet …

Scientists Make Major Discovery While Studying The Brain On No Sleep

This is WAY more complex than anyone thought.<p>Conventional wisdom suggests that the longer you go without sleep, the more tired you should be. But if you’ve ever pulled an all-nighter, you’ve probably experienced the opposite phenomenon: At 4 a.m., you can barely keep your eyes open. Then, it’s 8 …

What if we're wrong? New book poses provocative question about human knowledge

Hindsight is 20/20, right? That’s the premise of a new book that poses the question: What if we were wrong?<p>Chuck Klosterman’s “But What If We’re …

Neil deGrasse Tyson

Did LIGO's Black Holes Come From the Dawn of Time?

The colliding black holes that generated the first detection of gravitational waves may have been primordial.<p>Where <b>did</b> those black holes come …

Physics

8-Bit Cinema: great films reimagined as classic video games

We've featured David Dutton's 8-Bit Cinema many times over the past 8 years, but this <i>astounding</i> showreel demonstrates that his canon is wider, deeper …

The Double-Slit Experiment That Blew Open Quantum Mechanics

Is light a wave or a particle? Yes.<p>The physics equations you learned in school don't work on the atomic scale. We have Newtonian physics to explain the world we can see and feel, and we have Einsteinian physics to explain the behavior of matter and light in the universe, but we observe a bunch of …

Quantum Mechanics