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The Game-Changing God Of War Secret Hidden In Plain Sight

One of the first things you see at the beginning of God of War is Kratos chopping down a tree with a yellow handprint upon its trunk. It doesn't take long to figure out that handprint belongs to Faye, the recently deceased companion of Kratos and mother to their son Atreus. It's a powerful scene …

Santa Monica

Two Free PC Games Available From The Humble Store Right Now

As it is wont to do from time to time, the Humble Store has made a game available for free for a limited time. In this case, however, the game in question is actually a compilation that consists of two full-fledged games--and good ones, at that.<p>Right now, Humble is giving away Amnesia Collection. …

Ingenious wound-scanning tool makes infectious bacteria glow in the dark

Harmful bacteria in wounds is bad news for both patients and the physicians who are treating them. Fortunately, a breakthrough handheld “wound …

How To Create A Nearly Invincible Killing Machine In Persona 5

One of the most fun parts of Persona 5 is the fusion system. You enlist a variety of demonic allies, then mix them together to create even more …

'Persona 5' True Ending Requirements: How to find the game's true final boss

<i>Persona 5</i> has multiple endings, but most of them are huge bummers. However, there's a "best ending" that shows you what truly happens with the …

'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' How to Fly: Build an airship and traverse Hyrule like a god

In <i>The</i> <i>Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i>, Link can access a handful of mystical powers using his Sheikah Slate. That includes magnesis, which lets …

ET deals: Save 96% on a lifetime subscription to TigerVPN - ExtremeTech

By on March 30, 2017 at 11:15 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>In light of recent events, it’s …

Discovery enables 'mass produced blood'

<b>Scientists say they have made a significant leap towards mass-producing red blood cells suitable for donation.</b><p>Red blood cells can already be made in the lab, but the problem is scale.<p>A team at the University of Bristol and NHS Blood and Transplant have developed a method to produce an unlimited …

Nature Communications

An Unexpected New Lung Function Has Been Found - They Make Blood

Things just got complicated.<p>Researchers have discovered that the lungs play a far more complex role in mammalian bodies than we thought, with new …

Employees who decline genetic testing could face penalties under proposed bill

Employers could impose hefty penalties on employees who decline to participate in genetic testing as part of workplace wellness programs if a bill approved by a U.S. House committee this week becomes law.<p>In general, employers don't have that power under existing federal laws, which protect genetic …

New GOP bill lets companies force you to take genetic tests, lets them share results with third parties - ExtremeTech

By on March 10, 2017 at 3:30 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>A new bill introduced by Virginia …

Teenager's sickle cell reversed with world-first therapy

<b>A French teenager's sickle cell disease has been reversed using a pioneering treatment to change his DNA.</b><p>The world-first procedure at Necker Children's Hospital in Paris offers hope to millions of people with the blood disorder.<p>Scientists altered the genetic instructions in his bone marrow so it …

Medicine

Researchers Store Computer Operating System and Short Movie on DNA

<i>New Coding Strategy Maximizes Data-Storage Capacity of DNA Molecules</i><p>Humanity may soon generate more data than hard drives or magnetic tape can …

3 Ways to Break D&D 5e

The DM. Yes, he goes by many names in the table-top community and she may also have the most feared position at the table. Many a character has died …

Action RPG Tokyo Xanadu Coming to PS4 and PS Vita This Year

Gather ’round, RPG aficionados! Aksys Games and Nihon Falcom are proud to announce Tokyo Xanadu for PS Vita and Tokyo Xanadu EX+ for PS4!Tokyo Xanadu …

North America

The Dungeons & Dragons Background Music Playlist

Tabletop games like Dungeons & Dragons or Pathfinder can be incredibly immersive with the right music. This playlist has all the music you’ll ever …

Playing D&D with class: Artificer - The Long Shot

Coming up with a great backstory, personality, motivations and goals goes a long way toward making memorable D&D characters. But when it comes down …

Mechanical object frozen to the coldest temperature ever

The temperature was below the supposed quantum limit, bending the laws of physics.<p>Just how cold can a mechanical object get? Apparently, way colder …

Quantum Physics

Bittorrent pirates download porn, films in US Homeland Security department; so much for the piracy crackdown - IBTimes India

US Department of Homeland Security's Bittorrent pirates seem to have a liking for heavy metal band Dio.<p>United States Department of Homeland Security, …

[NEW ANIME] Chinese-Japanese co-produced 'World of Super Sand Box' anime announced

There have been plenty of Chinese-Japanese co-produced anime lately, like Bloodivores and Hitori no Shita: The Outcast. And now, they have revealed …

College Students Show How Easy It Is to Use Terrifying Genetic Engineering Technology

The gene drive is quickly becoming one of the most controversial technologies of our time. Its possibilities are at once spectacular and alarming: by …

Genetics

Frontwing Streams Grisaia: Phantom Trigger PC Game's Opening Movie

1st 2 volumes launch on April 28<p>The official website for Frontwing's upcoming Grisaia: Phantom Trigger PC game began streaming the opening movie on …

Weekend deals: $7 Star Wars classics bundle and cheapest Civilization VI

If <i>Rogue One</i> is the best movie since <i>Empire</i>, then it's a <i>Star Wars</i> weekend all around. If Mickey drops the ball and <i>Rogue One</i> is an epic Disney disaster, …

Nobel laureates have spoken out – the battle to defend science under Trump has begun

America’s science community is getting organised as never before to hold the new administration and Congress to account<p>More than 2300 scientists—including 22 Nobel laureates—this week issued an open letter, outlining how they want the Trump administration and 115th Congress to make use of …

MVR Ascend Untethered VR Headset (video)

MVR Global has created a new untethered virtual reality headset which they have designed to be used with both consoles and PC systems. The untethered …

There’s an Easter egg inside every modern D&D book

And discovering it almost destroyed my computer<p>A few years back, while I was on the road for a feature story here at Polygon, my entire role-playing reference library literally fell off the wall, shelf and all. It happened in the middle of the night, woke up the wife and kids and almost crushed my …

This "Just Add Water" Chemistry Kit Can Create On-Demand Drugs And Vaccines

To help save this world and the next<p>As humans explore the furthest edges of our own planet and others, the old ways of developing drugs won't work forever. Spending years creating a drug, testing it, manufacturing massive amounts of it, and then moving the temperature-sensitive medication over …