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Google Has Added Quantum Physics To 'Minecraft' [Video]

It's as trippy as you suspect.<p>"Minecraft," the Lego-style, build-your-own-game game, has been the canvas for some awesome projects. (For just one example: this gigantic scientific graphing calculator.) Now Google's Quantum A.I. Lab is taking it in an even weirder direction: quantum physics.<p>The team …

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What's the best laptop for a child ... who plays Minecraft?

Ed wants a laptop for his eight-year-old son. The real<br>problem is that he plays Minecraft, and this requires something with better graphics processing capabilities ...<p><i>It's been nearly two years since your "best laptop for a child" article so I wondered what your current advice is?<br>Our son is autistic</i> …

How to Make Crunchy Fried Fish Tacos

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>The fishing this year has been simultaneously great and not-so-great. The great part is that I've been able to get out on the water more this year than in the last several combined. This is due to a combination of …

Check Out Viva La Comida This Friday and Enter our Taco Giveaway

After a wildly successful first year, Queens's Viva La Comida, the 82nd Street Partnership's food festival with some of the best cheap eats from Queens and beyond, is coming back this Friday to Jackson Heights from 4 to 10 p.m.<p>This year's vendor lineup is full of Serious Eats Queens favorites, like …

Dinner Tonight: Shrimp and Grits Tacos

I know this dish sounds like a joke, but before you dismiss it right away, let me try and convince you. This is actually a riff on a kale and grit taco I had recently at <b>Bullhead Cantina</b> in Chicago. The whole time I was devouring that taco, I wondered why it worked so well. Grits, after all, are …

Step Up Your Game With These Taco Salad Recipes (PHOTOS)

There's no doubting the greatness that are tacos -- they're the perfect companion to beer, the only reason we love Tuesdays and just another excuse to pile on the salsa and guacamole.<p>From street tacos to fish tacos and bacon-chocolate weave tacos, the number of taco types just seems to support the …

Taco Bell's DIY Chocolate Taco Kit Hits Shelves, And It's Apparently Awful

We love tacos and we love chocolate desserts. So why wouldn't we be head-over-heels for Taco Bell's D.I.Y. chocolate taco dessert kit, recently spotted on Wal-Mart shelves for just $3?<p>Because they don't taste very good, at least according to several internet reviewers we follow.<p>"Taking a bite, my …

Doritos Locos Tacos Sales Pass $1 Billion (Unrelated: We're All Doomed)

Have no doubt, the stoner economy is in high gear.<p>As of Saturday, Taco Bell has officially sold more than $1 billion worth of Doritos Locos Tacos, company spokesperson Ashley Sioson confirmed in an email to The Huffington Post on Wednesday.<p>The taco has been an enormous success story for Yum! …

'Minecraft Beginner's Guide' Will Help Parents More Than Kids

<i>The new Minecraft Guide and Annual books may make great Christmas presents for children, but will probably end up helping parents understand the game their kids already know inside out.</i><p>One of the increasingly common questions I get from parents about video-games is how they can start playing …

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