Daniel Ng

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Inside the life of a pro gamer

Getting paid to play video games sounds like the cushiest job in the world. Stumble out of bed, fill a bowl of cereal, boot up Steam, and go hunting for thrills and spills. Pants and personal hygiene are optional. That’s the pervasive, and in many cases valid, image of the professional gamer — a …

This Is Why The Tour de France Can Be The Most Brutally Heartbreaking Sporting Event In The World

Bauer is from New Zealand, and he was trying to become the first Kiwi ever to win a stage in the world's largest annual sporting event. He had a dream. He wanted to win. And he went for it. The 29-year-old, who rides for the American Garmin-Sharp team, picked what looked to be a good stage for him …

Doctors are ready to test temporary 'suspended animation' to save people with severe injuries

It sounds straight out of a bad sci-fi movie: doctors pump patients' veins full of a preserving agent to keep them in suspended animation. But that procedure could come to a hospital near you in the next few years.<p>The idea is to give doctors a bit more time to treat people with serious trauma. In …

Sixth-Grader's Science Project Catches Ecologists' Attention

<i>(July 24, 2014: See the editor's note at the bottom of this page for an explanation of the story's new headline.)</i><p>When 12-year-old Lauren Arrington heard about her sixth-grade science project, she knew she wanted to study lionfish. Growing up in Jupiter, Fla., she saw them in the ocean while …

Ingenious Signs Ensure You Always Get A Seat On The Train

Never wonder which car has empty seats again.<p>Getting on a train always involves a certain amount of guesswork. You don’t know where the train will stop on the platform or where you should stand to get a seat. One car might be full, another nearly empty. Inevitably, you’re stuck boarding the former …

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