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Gallery: first Apple laptop and the evolution of portable computers

In the days when hacking and modding your Macintosh computer was acceptable, if not mandatory, there was the Walkmac. A modded, Apple-sanctioned …

First Images Of How A Molecule's Structure Changes In A Reaction

Visualizing chemistry is awesome!<p>Researchers have for the first time captured atomic-scale images of molecules before and after a chemical reaction--a breakthrough that will help researchers and students better visualize chemistry and could eventually lead to improved electronics.<p>Traditionally, …

The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing is entertaining but not incredible (review)

Somebody found out that you liked Diablo. Blizzard’s demonic action role-playing game used to practically be the only game in town when it came to point-and-click monster hunting, but an influx of smaller games (and an eager fanbase who didn’t find the recent Diablo 3 satisfactory) have expanded …

Scientists Capture Atom-by-Atom Images of Molecules Before and After a Chemical Reaction

Scientists at University of California, Berkeley have captured an atomic-scale picture of a chemical before and after it reacts for the first time. …

What is a Dyson sphere?

Are some advanced civilizations in our galaxy now collecting all of the energy emitted by their stars? If so, we would call their energy-collecting …

Universe

Scientists search for way to help burns victims regenerate skin

British scientists are hoping to find ways to help burns victims regenerate new nerves and skin so that they are only left with minimal scarring.<p>It is believed that at one point humans had the ability to regenerate skin but it was lost over time. The liver still has the ability to regenerate itself.<p>…

From mod to game: Insurgency devs turn pro, but maintain community origins

Andrew Spearin spent five years in the Canadian Army Reserve as an infantry soldier and bagpiper. He was never deployed in combat, but even during his time in basic training in 2002, he realized that video games featuring war did a poor job of capturing the entire scope of the combat experience.<p>"I …

Not just digital books: How action and innovation are reviving text adventures

Text adventures were some of the earliest forms of video games, but we’ve come a long way since Hunt the Wumpus and Adventure. Some of today’s surviving pockets of the genre are visual novels and gamebooks — two very niche types of games that most people associate with tons of reading. They cringe …

What goes on when lightning strikes?

A new theory from Russian researchers suggests that lightning may be a by-product of cosmic rays. Surprisingly, despite studying lightning for …

New light cast on dark matter

Following the discovery of the Higgs boson, perhaps the most pressing problem in particle physics is to determine the nature of dark matter. The …

Microsoft shooting to sell 25 million more Xbox 360 units

Microsoft will attempt to sell another 25 million Xbox 360 units in the next five years, which would break the 100 million mark, the senior vice president of interactive entertainment business told OXM.<p>Speaking with the publication, Yusuf Medhi said in order to achieve this goal, the company will …