Noah Comer

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Gravity Rush 2 is 2017’s first excellent game

The big PS4 exclusive is a fantasy about income inequality.<p>Kat, the superheroine of <i>Gravity Rush 2</i>, has plenty of opportunities to save the day (and the world), but she most often spends her time and her powers on the mundane. A typical afternoon is spent delivering newspapers, catching runaway …

Human Rights

7 introductory levels that all game developers should study

The beginning of a game is crucial. Not only does it introduce the characters and setting, and establish the tone for what's to come, but it also …

Weird Japanese game show perfectly recreates Street Fighter II

For kids of a certain generation, the joystick combinations for <i>Street Fighter II</i> are hard-wired into memory. It’s an iconic game, with instantly …

China's making huge economic bets on green energy

Officials in Beijing are turning the problem of poisonous pollution into a green opportunity for China.<p>On Thursday, China’s National Energy Administration announced that it would invest at least $360 billion in renewable energy. The plan, which is expected to help curb greenhouse gas emissions, …

Communist Party

3 men struggling to free a bike from a live electric fence makes hilarious viewing

Turns out all you need to strike comedy gold is three confused British men, one electric fence and one badly tangled bike.<p>According to the YouTube …

Newly Unearthed Footprints Suggest Ancient Males Had Multiple Wives

Scientists have unearthed a sexual mystery at the site of the oldest footprints in human evolutionary history: Fourteen new footprints have been …

Evolution

This New Concept Jet Will Zip You Across the World with Views of the Outer Space

Designed by engineer Charles Bombardier, the Paradoxal is the latest concept jet to push the needle of future air travel<p>Canadian engineer Charles Bombardier is in the business of making air travel more innovative than it's ever been before. And with such concepts as the Skeemr (a passenger jet that …

Amazon's first drone-powered delivery takes 13 minutes from purchase to drop-off

Drone delivery has begun.<p>On Dec. 7, a bag of popcorn, along with an Amazon Fire TV stick, left a Cambridge warehouse in the U.K. and 13 minutes later, both were accepted by an Amazon customer, one of two who had agreed to be part of the test program.<p>A video posted by Amazon shows a fully autonomous …

Lucid finally offers first look at upcoming electric sedan

On paper, the Air certainly has the specs to take on Tesla. With up to 1,000 hp (745 kW) on tap, the car will sprint to 100 km/h (62 mph) in just 2.5 …

Electric Vehicles

Backyard Room

Make more use of your home's lot with a Backyard Room. Ranging in size from just over 5 to nearly 23 square meters, they can be configured as …

Solar Panels

Did ‘dark stars’ help form the Universe?

Our vast Universe may have been formed with help of dark matter particles we haven’t been able to observe. The hunt is on to prove they, and the “dark stars” they created, exist.<p>Think of everything we know that exists in the Universe – the huge cosmic furnaces like our Sun. The gas giants that …

Dark Matter

Amazon completes its first drone-powered delivery

It's already been three years since Amazon first revealed its somewhat audacious plan to make deliveries by drone. But the company is quite serious about this, and today it is announcing that it completed the first Amazon Prime Air delivery on December 7th. The shipment, which took 13 minutes from …

5 tricks to free up space on your Android phone

Is your microSD card not enough? Here are some quick ways to reclaim storage space.<p>It doesn't matter if your Android phone has expandable storage via a microSD card -- you fill up whatever space you're given, whether it's 32GB or 200GB. Here are some easy ways to free up storage on your Android …

Apps