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Learn More About the Cast and Battle Systems for Nights of Azure 2: Bride of the New Moon

<b>Nights of Azure 2: Bride of the New Moon</b>, published by Koei Tecmo and due for release on 24th October, is perhaps still a little under the radar. …

Huge Jupiter-like planet discovered by astronomers confounds theory of planetary development

A rare, massive planet that orbits a fast-spinning star has caused scientists to rethink current models of stars and solar systems.<p>The planet HIP …

Astronomy

Prepare for the SNES Classic with an explanation of how the Super Nintendo works

Let the chips fall where they may<p>The upcoming SNES Classic Edition will be the first official video game console to emulate a number of the Super Nintendo’s most beloved games. This exhaustive breakdown by Digital Foundry of the Super Nintendo hardware explains why a handful of technically …

Retrogaming

LG V30 to be announced at IFA in Berlin — report

According to a recent report by <i>ETNews</i>, LG will show off the upcoming V30 at IFA in Berlin. The company will officially announce the device during an event taking place one day before IFA kicks off, on August 31. This lines up with previous speculation we deemed likely to be true.<p>The report also …

Mobile Technology
Powerbank

Wave twice the size of the Milky Way found sweeping through the Perseus cluster

Scientists believe they've spotted the biggest wave ever discovered. But before you pull out your surfboard, you should probably know this is a tad …

Is Another Universe Sitting Too Close To Us On The Multiverse Bus?

Since the 1960s, astronomers have been aware of the electromagnetic background radiation that pervades the Universe. Known as the Cosmic Microwave …

Dark Matter

Astronomers just found a star orbiting a black hole at 1% the speed of light

Astronomers have just spotted a star whizzing around a vast black hole at about 2.5 times the distance between Earth and the Moon, and it takes only half an hour to complete one orbit.<p>To put that into perspective, it takes roughly 28 days for our Moon to do a single lap around our relatively tiny …

Universe

Scientists create time crystals, a rule-bending new form of matter

A new phase of matter, called a time crystal, has been created and observed for the first time. In a regular crystal, the atoms are arranged in a …

Quantum Mechanics
Phones

See how the Galaxy S8 might measure up to iPhone and Pixel

Thanks to OnLeaks, we may have an early size comparison.<p>Samsung's Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus won't be announced until March 29, but thanks to plenty of rumors and leaks, it feels like we already know the devices.<p>But leaks don't necessarily show how the phone will fit in our hands, pockets or …

Phones

Hands on w/ Samsung Galaxy S8 leaks out again, ‘confidential’ stickers and all [Video]

The Samsung Galaxy S8 leaks have basically turned into a pour at this point, and the latest addition to the collection is a new video showing both the front and back and phone — and a look at the “Do not leak info” sticker on the back…<p>The video isn’t really much new, since we already saw a video of …

Theoretical battle: dark energy vs. modified gravity | Ars Technica

LIGO could help tell us whether gravitational waves move at the speed of light.<p>Two decades ago, scientists found that the Universe’s expansion is …

Dark Matter

Nasa discovers new solar system TRAPPIST-1 - where life may have evolved on three planets

Life may have evolved on at least three planets within a newly discovered solar system that is 39 light years from Earth, it was announced last night.<p>Astronomers at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa) have detected no less than seven roughly Earth-sized worlds orbiting a dwarf …

New Study: Life On Earth May Not Have Started Here

How did life on Earth begin? Scientists have been arguing over this exact question for years. But a new experiment has, among other things, lent some serious credence to a theory that life on Earth didn’t start on Earth at all.<p>More than a year ago, scientists from the Fraunhofer Institute and the …

Forget What You've Learned - Scientists Just Created a Stable Helium Compound

The new frontier of chemistry.<p>If you remember your high school chemistry, you'll know that helium is a bit of an oddball. This noble gas is the least …

Chemistry

Astronomers Have Spotted a Black Hole So Ravenous, It's Pushing The Limits of Physics

The Universe's hungriest black hole.<p>Astronomers have discovered a giant black hole that's so hungry, it's been gorging on a star for more than a …

Universe

With new method, scientists find water on an exoplanet

Finding planets is hard, finding water on planets is harder, and finding water on exoplanets is pretty damn hard. And yet, a group of scientists claim to have achieved just that with the help of the Very Large Telescope in Chile. They believe that 51 Pegasi B, (also known as Dimidum), an exoplanet …

Wandering Black Hole Found Hiding In Gas Cloud Of Nearby Supernova Remnant

Nothing spoils a good day faster than a black hole sneaking up on you and gobbling you down — spaghettifying and ripping you to shreds for good …

Scientists have confirmed a brand new phase of matter: time crystals

For months now, there's been speculation that researchers might have finally created time crystals — strange crystals that have an atomic structure that repeats not just in space, but in time, putting them in constant oscillation without energy.<p>Now it's official — researchers have just reported in …

Quantum Mechanics

'Star Wars: Battlefront 2' will have a proper story mode

When <i>Star Wars Battlefront</i> launched, it was hard not to be disappointed. The promise of a shiny next-gen <i>Star Wars</i> game made by <i>Battlefront</i> developer DICE was a tantalizing proposition, but unfortunately the reality was a multiplayer-only game that felt frustratingly half-baked. It seems as though EA …

Milky Way galaxy is being pushed across the universe

<b>(CNN) —</b> Our home galaxy, the Milky Way, is being pushed across the universe by a large unseen force, according to new research. Although it may not seem like a friendly gesture, the newly discovered Dipole Repeller is actually helping our galaxy on its journey across the expanding …

Universe

Reality Is Not What We Can See

Some physicists, mind you, not many of them, are physicist-poets.<p>They see the world or, more adequately, physical reality, as a lyrical narrative written in some hidden code that the human mind can decipher.<p>Carlo Rovelli, the Italian physicist and author, is one of them. Following his best-seller</i> …

Quantum Mechanics

Exploring what made the 'Doom' and 'Titanfall 2' campaigns tick

The new <i>Doom</i> was almost one of my favorite games last year. While it was edged out at the last minute, there's no denying how refreshing the game was. Developer id's laser-focus on speed, making the player throw caution to the wind and tossing modern shooter conventions out the window was incredibly …

The thin and powerful Galaxy Tab S3 is coming at MWC - report

As already reported, Samsung will <i>not</i> announce the Galaxy S8 at Mobile World Congress. But that doesn’t mean the tech giant won’t show off a few other devices in Barcelona. According to a recent report coming from South Korean site <i>Naver</i>, Samsung will unveil the Galaxy Tab S3 at a press event on …

Phones

Enormous extragalactic void is pushing on the Milky Way

The Milky Way galaxy is currently racing through space at about 2 million km/h (1.2 million mph), on a journey towards a gravitational anomaly known …

Universe

Google Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 - what we know and what we want to see

Here's what we need to see when the Google Pixel 2 is released

Google Pixel

Milky Way being pushed through space by cosmic dead zone, say scientists

It is known that our galaxy is being pulled through space, but cosmologists suspected it was being pushed as well – and new research might confirm it<p>The Milky Way is being “pushed” through space by a cosmic dead zone that lurks half a billion light years from Earth, researchers claim.<p>Located on the …

Universe

Oxygen from Earth’s atmosphere may be traveling all the way to the Moon’s surface

The byproducts of life are sprinkling onto lunar soil<p>Despite orbiting nearly 240,000 miles from Earth, our Moon may be periodically mingling with our planet’s atmosphere. New research shows that oxygen from Earth could be journeying all the way out to the Moon, where it then gets lodged inside the …

Astronomy