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The Large Hadron Collider in pictures: using big technology to investigate tiny things

<i>"You're pushing the Higgs too much."</i><p>Such has been Peter Higgs' admonishment to the CERN communications department in recent times. The British theoretical physicist, who has contributed both his work and name to the prediction of an elementary particle called the Higgs boson, is unhappy to have the …

Watch the highlights of Nintendo's Pokémon X/Y Developer Roundtable here

Nintendo has released a video condensing its <i>Pokémon X & Y</i> developer roundtable down into a neat five minutes.<p>During the roundtable, the developers — Pokémon Company CEO & president Tsunekazu Ishihara and game director Junichi Masuda — discussed the development of the 3DS titles and the new features …

How Long Does It REALLY Take To Play A Videogame?

Updated: How long does it take to play a videogame, really? It depends. Are you a completionist who wants to explore every nook and cranny of the game developers’ devising? Or do you want to power through a game, just to see how it ends? A group of time-conscious gamers now has the solution to this …

The upcoming PS4 games for 2018 and beyond

2018 is already a great year for PS4. Top games like Monster Hunter World and Far Cry 5 are already out there, God of War is imminent, and persistent …

Activision's Eric Hirshberg bets that 40M Call of Duty fans will follow him to Xbox One (interview)

Eric Hirshberg, the head of Activision Publishing, is sitting pretty with a Call of Duty franchise that generates $1 billion every year and has a loyal audience of 40 million. Yet he plans to take a big risk with a big bet. The company skipped the expected plan of making Call of Duty: Modern …

Microsoft's new Kinect is so awesome that it monitors your heartbeat (video demo)

<i>For more on the Xbox One reveal, check out our complete coverage.</i><p>Microsoft’s new Kinect motion-sensing system for the Xbox One game console is so good that it’s creepy. Using its sensors, the Kinect can detect your heartbeat, simply by perceiving the pulsing of your skin.<p>That’s one of the cool — …

Watch: 'Barefoot Running Professor' on Colbert Report

Daniel Lieberman discusses running form and more.<p>Daniel Lieberman, the Harvard professor known as the "barefoot running professor," was on Thursday night's "Colbert Report."<p>As the clip below shows, Lieberman discussed--as best he was able amid a Colbert fussilade--how being good at sweating helps …

Week in Photos: May 18, 2013

From the Soyuz capsule touching down in Kazakhstan to Texas tornadoes, see the week’s most striking images.<p>NASA/CSA/EPA, via Landov

You Know You're A Runner When _____.

We posed this question to our followers and fans and got some hilariously clever responses.<p>There's no question that runners are of a different breed than non-runners (aka the "Muggles," a <i>Harry Potter</i>-inspired name used by my college team to describe those that don't enjoy running for miles on end). …

How to Break a Running Plateau

Not feeling it? Learn how to bust through common mental barriers that impede your training.<p>Stuck in a rut, caught in a slump, stalled out—whatever you want to call it, every runner eventually reaches a period where their progress levels off. “There’s no way around it, plateaus are inevitable and …

Why Do My Calf Muscles Cramp When I Run?

Causes could be muscles fatigue, dehydration or other syndromes.<p><i>Doc- Hope you can give me some advice on this. I have been experiencing cramps/spasms in my calves for about two years now. I am 43, and have been running competitively since I was 11. I never had these issues until I ran my first</i> …

Weekly Replay - The Week of Hate is back

<b>It is a time that comes but once a year. The Week of Hate has been a GamesRadar tradition, and you don't want to miss a single, hate-filled article</b> …

Saints Row 4 -- Meet the President Trailer