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Here's What Blizzard's Titan MMO Actually Was

For close to a decade, details about the multiplayer game that Blizzard called <i>Project Titan</i> have remained secret and elusive. Today we’d like to …

Potato Salad Kickstarter Finally Concludes at $55k

The infamous Kickstarter campaign to fund the creation of a bowl of potato salad wrapped up this morning with $55,492 raised from 6,911 backers for …

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I actually felt kind of sorry for EA this week. Well, as sorry as you can feel for a faceless corporation that's got an annoying habit of trying to …

Ed, Edd n Eddy, All Grown Up

Even "Plank" grew up in Isaiah Stephens' fan-art where all the idiotic characters from the classic show <i>Ed, Edd n Eddy</i> are now adults.<p>They might look …

10 Futurist Phrases And Terms That Are Complete Bullshit

Last month we told you about 20 terms every self-respecting futurist should know, but now it's time to turn our attention to the opposite. Here are …

Singularity

First Asteroid With Rings Discovered

Move over, Saturn—rings aren't just for giant planets anymore.<p>Saturn has rings, of course, and so do the other gas giants of our solar system—Jupiter, Uranus, and Neptune—albeit wispier ones than Saturn's.<p><b>But until now it seemed that only giant planets had the gravity to hold on to the billions of</b> …

SpaceX Unveils Gorgeous Rocket Legs for Space Station Launch on March 16

SpaceX is nearly ready to Rock ‘n’ Roll with their first rocket sporting landing legs and slated to blast off this coming weekend carrying a …

Space Exploration

​26 Minutes On Why Deadwood Was Great

If you haven't seen the brilliant HBO series <i>Deadwood</i>, well, go watch it. But if you <i>have</i> seen it, then this video is just for you.<p>In honor of the …

Cats Are the Cutest Guides to Japan

Ever dream of visiting Japan? Wonder what it's like in spring? Or fall? Here, let these cats show you.<p>These cats are the "image characters" for …

Yes, Technical Details Are Important In Video Games

In the world of video game enthusiasts, there are a significant number of people who care a great deal about graphics and resolutions.<p>This group …

Unknown Force Kicks Stars Out of Milky Way. Really.

If you could see it from the outside, the Milky Way would look like a majestic spiral of stars and glowing gas, rotating on its axis once every 200 …

The 50 Most Spectacular Galaxy Pictures of all Time

Here are the 50 most spectacular galaxy pictures of all time -- from pictures of the Andromeda Galaxy to the pictures of the "Cosmic Tinker Bell …

Scientists tell us their favourite jokes: 'An electron and a positron walked into a bar…'

Physics<p>■ Two theoretical physicists are lost at the top of a mountain. Theoretical physicist No 1 pulls out a map and peruses it for a while. Then he turns to theoretical physicist No 2 and says: "Hey, I've figured it out. I know where we are."<br>"Where are we then?"<br>"Do you see that mountain over …

Turn Your Human Face Into A Video Game Character

FaceRig is a piece of software that will use your webcam to track your face (and facial movements) then transform it into something a little (or a …

Life After Death: The Repercussions of THQ's Demise

The phone line in the building at 29903 Agoura road, Agoura Hills, Calif. is dead. The hundreds of employees the building once housed every day are …

Colossal Cosmic Accelerator Discovered Hovering Above Earth

By analyzing data from NASA's Van Allen probes, University of Alberta physicist Ian Mann, together with his colleagues at NASA and other institutes, …

20 Breathtaking Images Of The Earth As Seen From Space

Aleppo, Syria, May 26, 2013 – The Citadel of Aleppo – medieval fortified palace<br>DigitalGlobe—Getty Images<p>1 of 20<p>Digital Globe, a provider of …

Wormholes and Quantum Entanglement May Be Linked

This advance is so meta. Theoretical physicists have forged a connection between the concept of entanglement—itself a mysterious quantum mechanical …

Lunar mass driver: Why we should build a space gun on the Moon | Space Facts – Astronomy, the Solar System & Outer Space | All About Space Magazine

<i>Mouse over the icons for more information</i><p><b>Illustration by Jay Wong</b> <b><br>Words by Jonathan O’Callaghan</b><p>One of the arguments for colonising the Moon is that it …

Astronomy

​The Xbox One: The Kotaku Review

The Xbox One is a testament to Microsoft's towering ambition. It represents their desire not only to occupy a place in your home entertainment …

2013 Call of Duty Lifts Scene From 2009 Call of Duty

Is it recycling? A homage? A cry for help? All of the above?<p>As you can see in the above video by YouTuber satantribal, parts of the prologue of <i>Call</i> …

How Valve Engineered the Perfect Controller

The Steam giant explains the process of building its debut hardware.<p>Valve isn’t getting into the hardware business lightly. While some consider the …

Science Confirms The Obvious: 3-D Movies Aren't All That

Or Thor just wasn't that cool.<p>Anyone who's ever grumbled about dropping an extra five or 10 bucks to see a 3-D movie, rest assured: It probably wasn't worth it. A forthcoming study says what those of us who secretly hate 3-D movies (wearing 3-D glasses over your regular glasses sucks) have been …

Dark matter stays hidden as detector fails to see a single particle

The world's most advanced instrument for detecting dark matter – the invisible substance thought to account for most of the matter in the universe – has ended its first three months of service without catching a hint of the stuff.<p>Sat a mile underground in a defunct gold mine in South Dakota, the …

Faster-Than-Light Drive

Instead of using rockets or thrusters, a craft equipped with warp drive would move by distorting space.<p>The warp drive proposed by Miguel Alcubierre would achieve faster-than-light speeds by distorting space-time. The device would generate a field of negative energy that would squeeze or stretch …

Top 10 action movies

Peter Bradshaw on action movies<p>In some ways, it should be the quintessential cinema genre. After all, what does the director shout at the beginning of a take? Action – at times a euphemism for violence and machismo – evolved into a recognisable genre in the 80s. Gunplay and athleticism resurfaced …

Honourable Mention

With new patches, it's now just about possible to play GTA Online without most of the bugs, errors and technical annoyances that plagued the early …