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Sol Trader is Elite vs Dwarf Fortress; Out Next Week

“f you don’t want to play Sol Trader, I’m afraid we can’t be friends any more,” wrote Adam last year. Now it’s your chance to make or break a …

More Companies Should Explain Their Censorship Decisions The Way NIS America Just Did

When NIS America announced erotic dungeon crawler <i>Criminal Girls 2: Party Favors</i> would arrive this September on Vita, it came with a big caveat. Like …

Anime

Developer's Vision for 'ModBox' is Like a More "Intuitive" Unity

<i>Mario Maker</i> for Wii U. <i>Garry’s Mod</i> for PC. <i>LittleBigPlanet</i> for PlayStation. The list of games and programs that provide an easy-to-use interface to …

Scientific Reasons Why Your Cat Acts So Weird

The internet loves cats. If the internet were Superman, cats would be the Sun. But even though cats are cute and fluffy (and always ready to start …

Solar-plane pilots say trip was also test of human endurance

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — The two Swiss pilots taking turns to fly a solar-powered airplane around the world said Sunday the endeavor is not only a demonstration of the importance of renewable energy but also of the many challenges the human body can endure.<p>Pilot Bertrand Piccard completed a …

Solar Impulse

Wait … is that a rule? Ten everyday grammar mistakes you might be making

Before their workshop at the NGV Art Book Fair in Melbourne, writing studio the Good Copy shares some tips<p>1. Mistaking style issues for errors<p>Should you use italics for movie titles? Do you put full stops inside or outside quotation marks? Is the Oxford comma for all lists … or just some lists? …

Make your own hand-controlled robot with a crowdfunded kit

If you've ever wanted to craft a robot that you can control with your hands, you now have a chance of making it a reality: Ziro has started a crowdfunding campaign for its gesture-controlled robot kit. Pledge at least $149 and you'll get both the centerpiece Smart Glove as well as enough parts to …

‘Game Of Hyrule’ Is The ‘Zelda’ And ‘Game Of Thrones’ Mashup You Never Knew You Needed

At this point <i>Game of Thrones</i> is no longer simply a television series, instead it is a cultural phenomenon that transcends boundaries and is loved by a broad range of people. What originally looked like a show that only hardcore nerds would love has turned into a show that everyone has been talking …

Retrogaming

Interactive Abstract Pattern Generation Javascript Demo | 大トロ

Interactive Javascript Demo for Abstract Pattern Generation. <br>GitHub<p>After a recent blog post where I demonstrated a really simple method to generate …

Deep Learning

Dark Souls board game gets crowd-funded…in three minutes

Prepare to roll yo. Dark Souls has come, murdered you like a superhero in a Zack Snyder DC Comics movie and left its mark in the third and final …

Board Games

Here’s What Happened When A Video Game Began Randomly Assigning Gender and Race For Its Players

What would you do if you woke up one day and everything about yourself was different? You still had the same job and lived in the same place, but …

Feminism

Super Mario Maker Player Finally Beats Nearly Impossible Level

<i>Super Mario Maker</i> level creator and player Docta El creates and beats a nearly impossible level he made in the game called Surgical Shells 2.0. See …

Retrogaming

Dark Souls Board Game Funded in Three Minutes

Bets on how much it'll make in total?<p>Steamforged Games' Dark Souls board game Kickstarter reached its funding goal in just three minutes.<p>At the time …

Board Games

What Happens When You Shoot a Golf Ball at a Balloon Filled with Non-Newtonian Fluid?

Non-Newtonian fluids are liquids that are also sort of solid but also sort of neither but also sort of both? They’re very thick liquids or very …

If The Earth Were A Village Of 100 People

There are more than 7 billion of us on the planet now. We comprise a wildly diverse set of ages, nationalities, religious groups, incomes and technological capacities. Given the magnitude of our numbers, it can be hard to really grasp how that diversity plays out. How many of us have cell phones? …

Science

This Girl Bleeds From Her Eyes And Ears, And No One Knows Why

A seventeen year-old girl suffers from a bizarre and horrific ailment that makes hers seep blood from her eyes and ears.<p>Marnie-Rae Harvey, from the …

Medicine

Spellbinding timelapse of violent Indonesian thunderstorm filmed from space (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

Amazing video: Lightning storm<p>Peake, who picked up some photography tips from Kelly while their ISS missions overlapped, has shared a mesmerizing …

Space Science

Kingdom Come: Deliverance is a historically accurate Skyrim

When you hear the words "Medieval" and "RPG" in the same sentence you probably think of hacking away at mystical dragons and monsters with your sword …

Gender Differences Found In Brain Wiring: Insight Or Neurosexism?

A new study claims to have found the neural differences between men and women. But the story's not that simple.<p>The latest neuroscience study of sex differences to hit the popular press has inspired some familiar headlines. The Independent, for example, proclaims that:<p>The hardwired difference …

Bill Cunningham

Diversity Policies Rarely Make Companies Fairer, and They Feel Threatening to White Men

U.S. companies spend millions annually on diversity programs and policies. Mission statements and recruitment materials touting companies’ commitment to diversity are ubiquitous. And many managers are tasked with the complex goal of “managing diversity” – which can mean anything from ensuring equal …

Are you guilty of these 12 microaggressions?

Most people don't intend to be racist, sexist or homophobic, or even consider themselves capable of discrimination or bias.<p>Yet, researchers say, …

Study suggests more gender equality in pre-agricultural age

A new study from University College London argues that gender equality may have been the norm in the earliest days of human society.<p>“There is still …

A New Study Proves You Should Stop Believing This Common Gender Myth

Do you have a "male brain" or a "female brain?" Well, actually, according to a new study, you have both.<p>For the study, published online this week in …

How to stop cold callers: Inventor creates ingenious AI chatbot to waste time of telemarketers

We all hate getting disturbed by cold callers trying to sell us things we don't want. Which is why one man has made it his mission to fight back by …

Identity Theft

This virtual reality porn video game controller looks terrifying

The Internet Has Gone Crazy for This Spaghetti Recipe

And for a really good reason.<p>One of the best things about working at a food website is being so close to our readers. On Facebook, people exclaim "Making this for dinner!" and "Looks so yummy!" — and never hold back from sharing when you think something looks absolutely foul. It's our jobs to bring …

Star Citizen Creator Answers 10 Fan Questions About the Game

Star Citizen's first "10 for the Chairman" video of 2016 is now online. In the video, creator Chris Roberts tackles 10 questions about the PC space game posed by the community. This week, he answered questions involving penalties for misbehaving players, the status of Star Citizen's FPS module, and …

The Division Trailer Teases Cash Contagion Campaign « GamingBolt.com: Video Game News, Reviews, Previews and Blog

<i>Tom Clancy’s The Division</i> is rumoured to have its closed beta period later this month across all platforms (with the Xbox One receiving it first) but …