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World’s biggest aeroplane revealed: Immense aircraft boasts six engines and is wider than a football pitch

It looks like something out of a spy film and has a wingspan longer than a football pitch.<p>The world's largest plane has been unveiled by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen after it left its hangar in the California desert for the first time.<p>The "Stratolaunch" has a wingspan of 385 feet, weighs up to …

Engines

We can't get over NASA’s psychedelic photo of the Crab Nebula

It's the universe's most mesmerizing mystery.<p>Scientists are piecing together a clearer picture of one of the universe’s most photogenic mysteries, …

Japanese Video Rental Store Owner Has Truly Insane Gaming Setup

Plays Final Fantasy, Dragon Quest on 12 different accounts<p>And you thought your room has too many electronics, or your media collection was bursting …

MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries Announcement and Gameplay Trailer

MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries Announcement and Gameplay Trailer<p>/ December 6, 2016 at 9:00 AM / Gaming, Gaming News<p>PSX 2016 may have dominated the …

31 Video Game Facts That Will Make You Say "GODDAMNIT! I'M OLD!"

FYI, the Nintendo Wii came out a decade ago.

Incredible indie games of PAX Australia

Make an LED Candle You Can Blow Out

“How might we make an LED candle that you can actually blow out?”<p>That was a question my daughter and I had one evening, so we got online and started exploring different ways to sense wind. Along the way, we discovered a pretty nifty sensor that does exactly what we needed. That sensor is the center …

Arduino

[UPDATED] SEGA Amusements reveals Daytona 3 Championship USA plus more details!

UPDATE: We have learned that SEGA has assembled as much of the original Daytona team as they could to develop this game, including Takenobu …

Retrogaming

Matter Is No More Than Fluctuations In Vacuum

Scientists had been striving to explore what lies between planets, stars and galaxies and what medium electromagnetic waves propagate through. James …

Physics

Starbreeze deal gives you more freedom to move in VR

If Starbreeze is going to get you wearing VR headsets in IMAX theaters and pods, it'll have to create a wow-inducing experience... and it might have taken one step closer toward that goal. The company has bought Nozon, a visual effects house whose recent breakthrough is an interactive parallax …

Lost Japan-only 'Legend of Zelda' game is available to play

Even the biggest Nintendo fan out there might not be familiar with Satellaview. It was a Japan-only peripheral for the Super Famicon (the country's version of our Super NES) that broadcast games via satellite -- one of which was a remixed version of <i>The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past</i>. Now, as …

Tardigrade Protein: Water Bears Provide Clue To Prevent Radiation Damage To Human DNA

Water bears are not actually bears at all, in any sense of the word. Living in water, eight-legged and less than 0.05 inches in length, they don’t …

Elite Force Is Still the Greatest Star Trek Video Game

<i>Star Trek</i>’s ideals don’t sit all that well with your average video game. <i>Trek</i>’s idealistic view of the future mostly dealt with conflict through …

DIY Laser Engraver - Reference Board

Introduction: DIY Laser Engraver - Reference Board<p>One of the objects that has always been on top of my wish list was a Laser Cutter/Engraver.<p>I get …

Here's The Machine Sega's Artists Used To Bring Some Of Its Best Games To Life

It's the Sega Digitizer System!

400-year-old Greenland shark is oldest vertebrate animal

Shark, which would have reached sexual maturity at around 150 years, sets new record for longevity as biologists finally develop method to determine age<p>She was born during the reign of James I, was a youngster when René Descartes set out his rules of thought and the great fire of London raged, saw …

White Shark

SEGA Retrospective: Streets of Rage – 25 Years of Beat ‘Em Up Greatness

How did SEGA’s <i>Streets of Rage/Bare Knuckle</i> become the big franchise that it came to be? Many people in the West know <i>Streets of Rage</i> as a defining …

World’s most bizarre natural phenomena

From Australia’s bubblegum-pink lake to a blood-red waterfall in Antarctica, these seven destinations are some of the world’s strangest sights.<p>Majestic mountains and sparkling seas always attract travellers – but sometimes nature has a bigger trick up her sleeve. To track down some of the world’s …

Nature

Racing Apex Fuses Virtua Racing With Mario Kart Combat, And It's Racing Towards Wii U

Death on the track

Retrogaming

How to Use a Multimeter to Measure Voltage, Current and Resistance

How to Use a Multimeter to Measure Voltage, Current and Resistance<p>Updated on April 25, 2018<p>What is a Multimeter?<p>A digital multimeter or DMM is a …

Super Nintendo Game List Extravaganza (Release List PDF Downloads)

Our database contains a plethora of data of all kinds. All of this is accessible through the game detail pages, but maybe you've been longing for a …

Printtable: the large-format 3D printer made from two IKEA tables, yours for under $395

Jul 5, 2016 | By Benedict<p>Mechanic and 3D printing enthusiast Wayne Mason-Drust has hacked two IKEA Lack tables to make a custom-build, large-format …

Watch all of Shenmue: The Movie in high definition, with every scene from the first game

When it launched on Xbox in 2002, <i>Shenmue 2</i> was accompanied by a DVD called <i>Shenmue: The Movie</i>, assembled from cutscenes of the original game edited into a theatrical narrative. It wasn't so hot.<p>Today, an enterprising modder and YouTuber has re-edited and remastered this film to present the full …

Half-Life 2 city scanner drone mod is so realistic you’ll want to hit it with a crowbar

If you’ve played <i>Half-Life 2</i> then you no doubt remember the game’s city scanner robots. These pesky machines are used by the game’s antagonists, The …

Microsoft reveals the tricks behind its Magic Mirror

The concept of a smart mirror has been around for a while, but none of them have really materialized into a real product yet. Microsoft joined the …

Raspberry Pi

Original Sonic Adventure Sega Dreamcast website returns thanks to a true blue fan

Remember the days of logging on to the Internet using your Sega Dreamcast? Even when games didn’t tout online multi-player, more often than not you’d …

Retrogaming

Remembering Sega World, Sydney

In the 90's Sega was the king of video games in Australia. <i>The Adventures of Sonic The Hedgehog</i> played on Saturday mornings and the coolest of the …

Retrogaming

New Sega Dreamcast & Sony PlayStation Game 'Zia And The Goddesses of Magic' Announced

2016 continues to be hell of a year for the homebrew indie scene with the recent announcement of 16-Bit style RPG <b>Zia and the Goddesses of Magic</b> for …

Gorgeous mini arcade created using a Neo Geo arcade board

If you were a gamer back in the day and frequented arcades, then you know that the Neo Geo system provided the most authentic arcade experience out …