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Mother says her 14-year-old boy is a scapegoat after Epic sues him for cheating

Despite coming up with different ways of tackling the issue, cheating remains a problem in virtually all online multiplayer games. Last month, …

Strange Atomic Ripples in Graphene Could Unlock Clean, Limitless Energy

Holy crap.<p>By all measures, graphene shouldn't exist. The fact it does comes down to a neat loophole in physics that sees an impossible 2D sheet of …

Skyrim VR is fun, until you end up in jail

Not even the Dragonborn is above the law<p>Six years after its initial release, <i>The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim</i>’s ridges and valleys have become as familiar to me as the back of my hand. Seeing familiar the familiar sights with the depth and scale afforded by its new PlayStation VR version is a treat ... …

Gaming Industry

Aaron Hernandez suffered from worst CTE seen in someone his age

<b>(CNN) —</b> For the first time since announcing former NFL star Aaron Hernandez's CTE diagnosis in September, Boston University neuropathologist Dr. Ann McKee shared the findings from Hernandez's brain autopsy on Thursday.<p>McKee and her team have examined more than 100 former NFL players' brains for the …

The Brain

The Fungus That Turns Ants Into Zombies Is More Diabolical Than We Realized

Carpenter ants of the Brazilian rain forest have it rough. When one of these insects gets infected by a certain fungus, it turns into a so-called …

This 3D printing pen is on sale for only $99

So you've mastered crochet, knitting, and cross-stitch. You're the queen of macramé, the prince of artisanal cupcakes, and the grand duchess of mason …

Cross-stitch

7 Amazing Canine Heroes Who Deserve Your Love on National Dog Day

Impossibly Adorable Sand Cat Kittens Caught on Film for the First Time

You might think you’ve seen all the cat videos on the internet, but here’s one you haven’t: the first known footage of sand cat kittens in the wild. …

Astronomers Have Finally Found Most of The Universe's Missing Visible Matter

Whoa.<p>In our eagerness to identity the Universe's occult phenomena of dark energy and dark matter, we often forget that most of its better defined …

Microsoft Confirms That A Halo 3 Remaster Is Not Happening

Microsoft Will Not Release Halo 3 Remastered for Anniversary<p>Even though there have been “Anniversary” editions of Halo: Combat Evolved and Halo 2, …

Halo Gun Counts Your Ammo In The Real World

Jimsbeanz lives in our world, not <i>Halo’s</i>, but you’d be forgiven for thinking he was packing an actual UNMC Assault Rifle when you look at his modified …

Microsoft is still working on a TV show based on Xbox's 'Halo' franchise

The project, which still remains under the development title of "Halo Television Series," was first unveiled in May 2013 in conjunction with Microsoft's introduction of the Xbox One console.<p>The initial announcement of the project said that Steven Spielberg would be at the helm. But then things went …

This hilarious madness is what 'Duck Hunt' looks like re-created within 'Halo 5'

What happens when you mash-up the wildly popular first-person shooter "Halo" with Nintendo classic "Duck Hunt"? Something truly bizarre is what happens.<p>This playable game type in "Halo 5: Guardians" on Xbox One — the latest game in the long-running "Halo" series — answers exactly that question. Was …

Halo Fan Loves The Warthog So Much He Built His Own

<i>Halo 3</i> came out almost ten years ago, and one dedicated fan has spent seven of them attempting to build his very own Warthog.<p>As Bryanthavercamp’s …

343 Celebrates Halo 3's 10th Birthday With Classic Throwback Playlist

343 Celebrates Halo 3’s 10th Birthday With Classic Throwback Playlist<p>/ September 25, 2017 at 2:45 PM / Gaming, Gaming News<p><i>Halo 3</i> was released on …

Halo

Halo 3 Was The Last Great Halo Game

Ten years ago <i>Halo 3</i> was released for the Xbox 360. A dozen years ago I lived in England's beautiful Lake District, in a cottage at the top of a very …

Halo Recruit brings Microsoft’s most important franchise into VR

A few weeks back, UploadVR caught wind that Microsoft’s iconic Halo franchise would be coming to its new line of Windows 10 virtual reality headsets, which are made by partners such as Asus and Dell, though we didn’t know in what form. Today, Microsoft revealed all.<p>Halo Recruit is coming to all …

Scientists Somehow Just Discovered a New System of Vessels in Our Brains

It is unclear what they do—but they likely play a central role in aging and disease.<p>You are now among the first people to see the brain’s lymphatic system. The vessels in the photo above transport fluid that is likely crucial to metabolic and inflammatory processes. Until now, no one knew for sure …

Immune System

Three Students Just Discovered The First Brainless Animal That Sleeps

So what is sleep really for?<p>It was well past midnight when Michael Abrams, Claire Bedbrook and Ravi Nath crept into the Caltech lab where they were …

This Worm Has Gone 18 Million Years Without Sex, And We Now Know Its Secret

It has no regrets.<p><i>Diploscapter pachys</i> has a lineage that goes back about 18 million, and in all that time it seems the tiny little roundworm hasn't …

This scorching black exoplanet takes in all the light it can and gives almost nothing back

As black as day.<p><i>We have discovered a planet. It gathers in light from its sun, and refuses to let go. In return, the star strips away the planet’s atmosphere, slowly devouring it.</i><p>That's how the popular planet-inventing Twitter bot Newfound Planets , might describe this particular gaseous giant, …

Hubble spots a strange new type of celestial object

Astronomers have discovered a brand new type of object in our solar system: an active binary asteroid. That means the object, named Body 288P, is the …

This Newly Discovered Ant Has a Metal Spike on Its Head And Was Probably a Vampire

We're glad that thing is trapped in amber.<p>Scientists have discovered a new type of 'hell ant' - a species with terrifying spiky mouthparts reinforced …

The sun is acting pretty strange right now

Regardless of what religion (if any) you practice, there’s no denying that there’s one thing responsible for the continued existence of life on …

Science Says: How repeated head blows affect the brain

CHICAGO (AP) — Researchers are tackling fresh questions about a degenerative brain disease now that it has been detected in the brains of nearly 200 …

The Sun Just Fired Off A Massive Flare, And It’s Headed Toward Earth Right Now

“Strong geomagnetic storm watch” is in effect.<p>It’s one of the biggest solar flares in years, and it’s coming this way.<p>NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory captured images on Wednesday of the most powerful flare recorded since at least 2008, when the current solar cycle began.<p>The space agency said …

High-Res Satellites Want to Track Human Activity From Space

Hopkinsville, Kentucky, is normally a mid-size town, home to 32,000 people and a big bowling ball manufacturer. But on August 21, its human density …

Space Exploration

Supervolcanoes ‘are a bigger threat than any asteroid’ – but NASA has a plan

You might spend your time worrying about a giant asteroid smashing into our planet, wiping out all life – including bacteria.<p>But there’s actually …

Volcanoes

Zebrafish are getting themselves high — and that could help us develop new addiction treatments

Zebrafish ‘are similar to us in many ways.’<p>When given the chance, zebrafish willingly dose themselves with opioids — even putting themselves at risk in order to get their fix.<p>Scientists tested the drug-seeking behavior in a tank that allows the fish to trigger the release of the opioid hydrocodone …

This Guy Shot the Solar Eclipse with a Game Boy Camera

During the Great American Eclipse, while most photographers worried about camera settings and solar filters, Redditor zhx decided to bust out a Game …

Solar Eclipse