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Space oddity: a glossary of science fiction. Or sci-fi. Or whatever it's called

SF? Sci-fi? Spec-fic? It's all just fantasy to me.<p>If there's one thing science fiction fans love, it's an argument. And if there's one argument they love more than all others, it's the attempt to define what science fiction actually is, and what is or isn't included in that definition.<p>David Barnett …

RT @seeker401: “@samvalera: Carl Sagan, you ain't never lied! http://t.co/NeMbOxYl” << very cool :)

Carl Sagan - COSMOS - Evolution

Carl Sagan

We Humans Are Capable Of Greatness-- Carl Sagan (Video) | Space

(<i>N.Morgan</i>) When you look up into the stars, do you see a vast galaxy of possibilities? Does gazing at the stars make you feel anything is within …

Mixing video games and politics with Democracy 3

We often see video games that touch on political ideas, but games that deal with actual political systems remain in a special niche. Having now …

Game Development

Pundit Tackles Idea of ‘Virtual Morality’ in Powerful Video After Students Defend Violence & Rape in Video Games

A conservative pundit for a college news outlet questioned whether there is such a thing as “virtual reality,” in a new video uploaded to YouTube on Sunday.<p>“Is there such a thing as virtual morality?” Caleb Bonham, host of Campus Reform’s “Crossover,” asked. “Where is that line drawn?”<p><i>Watch the</i> …

Scientists Develop 3-D Video Game to Improve Brain Skills

According to a new study, multitasking can cause the brain to slow down in processing stimuli, such as car horns and traffic lights.<p>Scientists at the …

University of California

We need more real-world prizes in our video games

Prizes are everywhere. Simply take a look at your TV: Sports and racing, dancing and singing contests, game shows and reality shows. Beyond the TV, we have poker and chess tournaments, even eating competitions. Prizes capture our interest, for killing terrorists ($25 million for Osama Bin Laden) …

Archery Game Uses Real Bow to Hit Virtual Targets

Created by Japanese researchers at the Tokyo University of Technology, The Light Shooter is an archery game that uses a real bow to hit digital …

SteamOS Will Bring PC Gaming to the Living Room

Valve, which runs the successful gaming marketplace Steam, announced a Linux-based operating system called SteamOS on Monday, which lets you stream …

Video Game Shows a World Without Resources

<i>Recharge</i>, a video game created by rock group Linkin Park and Kuuluu Interactive Entertainment, aims to teach players about the dangers of a world …

'GTA 5' Proves The Power Of Console Gaming

No console generation announcements have ever been as scrutinized as those for the Xbox One and the PS4. Not only is gaming more mainstream than it has ever been, living room consoles have more competition than ever before in the form of smartphones, tablets and now, “Steam Machines,” which are on …

10. Dead Space €“ Neill Blomkamp

Nothing has had a more complicated relationship with cinema than video games, particularly when they're used as source material. Everything from …