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Woolfe: Red Riding Hood as you've never seen her before

Grin Gamestudio's Woolfe puts Little Red Riding Hood in a truly grim industrial nightmare.<p>It's strange, isn't it, that more folktales aren't considered as a source of inspiration for games? They usually involve a sympathetic hero, trials and tribulations, and -- if done well -- can have something …

Little Red Riding Hood

How Music Affects Your Productivity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Music has a way of expressing that which cannot be put into words.<p>It is for this reason (and many more) that music is regarded as one of the triumphs of human creativity-but does music itself help one to create?<p>This is an important …

Spoon: They Want My Soul

Spoon have spent the past two decades proving that minimalism doesn't need to mean thinking small. Throughout their eight albums, the Austin band has …

Indie Music

“City as Canvas: Graffiti Art from the Martin Wong Collection”: See Some of the Greatest Graffiti Relics from 1980s New York

Artist Martin Wong moved to New York City from San Francisco in the late 1970s, and took a job at Pearl Paint in Chinatown. There, he befriended many of the city’s young graffiti artists and began collecting their works, amassing one of the largest collections of New York City street art. He …

Cherry trees blossom six years early after a trip to space

In 2008 Japanese scientists decided to take a handful of cherry tree seeds (and by "handful" we mean over 250) to space. The embryonic plants spent eight months aboard the International Space Station as part of an educational project aimed at children. When the stones returned, 14 of them were …

Paris

Japanese Girl Shreds Guitar, Gender Stereotypes, With Face-Melting Metal Solo

Just because she's nearly the same size as her instrument doesn't mean this Japanese girl's metal solo won't melt your face clean off.<p>Known on YouTube only as Li-sa-x, the 8-year-old shared this video last December in which she covers "Scarified" by Racer X. Despite her diminutive stature, she …

Bob Gruen’s Iconic Rock ‘n’ Roll Photography: John Lennon, Mick Jagger, and More

From Joan Jett to Mick Jagger, see the best of Bob Gruen’s iconic rock ‘n’ roll photos.<p>Bob Gruen

This 'Thor' Ad Featuring Loki Arguing With Kids Is Absolutely Brilliant

Marketing for a film doesn't get much better — or creative — than this.<p>Comedy Central put together an ad which mirrors one of those AT&T open forum commercials with kids. In place of "Saturday Night Live" actor Beck Bennett, Tom Hiddleston fills in as mischievous Loki to ask children a very …

Comedy Central

Star Wars Episode VII auditions: seven tips for surefire success

Do you really want to attend that casting call for Star Wars: Episode VII? Really? Then be sure to heed our advice<p>• Original Star Wars producer Gary Kurtz offers his advice<p>Say what you like about Star Wars, but you can't deny that it knows its audience. By holding open casting for the film's two …

Associated Press News

Jellyfish are taking over the seas, and it might be too late to stop them

Last week, Sweden’s Oskarshamn nuclear power plant, which supplies 10% of the country’s energy, had to shut down one of its three reactors after a jellyfish invasion clogged the piping of its cooling system. The invader, a creature called a moon jellyfish, is 95% water and has no brain. Not what …

High Blood Pressure

Headphones/earphones: the wish list – in pictures

Listen up: headphones and earphones have taken a great leap forward, and not just in terms of technology – now you can look great while you're chilling out. Choose from this colourful, aesthetically pleasing array – from headphones in emerald green or purple to in-ear earphones in groovy blue or …

Florida Friday: Man arrested for shoving pregnant girlfriend blames Obama

FLORIDA FRIDAY, PANHANDLE EDITION — 18-year-old John Shiffner got into a fight with his pregnant, 30-year-old girlfriend in Century recently, a small town on the Alabama border. According to the girlfriend, a drunken Shiffner shoved Lakesha Tolbert, who is two and a half months pregnant, to the …

5 Things To Know About The NSA's Surveillance Activities

It's hard to keep track of all the leaks by Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor. Much of the material has been published in Britain's <i>Guardian</i>, as well as other publications, including <i>The Washington Post</i>, and have shed light on some of the agency's surveillance …

Darwin inspired Hitler: Lies they teach in Texas

And that’s not the only whopper students are being taught as history in some Texas charter schools<p>When Joshua Bass, an engineer, sent his son to iSchool High, a Houston charter school, he was expecting a solid college preparation, including the chance to study some college courses before leaving …

'Batman: Arkham Origins' Launches To Mixed Reviews

<i>Batman: Arkham Origins</i>, the third entry in the Arkham trilogy, launches today on PC, Xbox 360, PS3, and Wii U.<p>The game has received generally positive reviews so far, and the game is hovering around a 79 average on Metacritic, with user scores a few points higher. But even the positive reviews feel …

Win Halloween with this Batmobile and Batman costume combination

Holy spandex pants, Batman!<p>When it comes to cars and superheros, there is one name that always comes to mind; Batman. With decades of cool cars, bikes, and all manner of petrol-powered madness, Batman is the king of car-guy super dudes. With that in mind, make this upcoming Halloween a celebration …

The Internet Archive puts Atari games and obsolete software directly in your browser

The Internet Archive has officially released a tool that will let decades-old software run in your browser, along with a catalog of noteworthy, fun, or notorious games and applications. The Archive team has spent two years creating and troubleshooting a JavaScript port of the MESS computer software …

Greenwald: NSA spied on the Italian government and military

Journalist Glenn Greenwald says NSA spying extends to internal communications of the Italian government, according to a report published in Italian newsweekly <i>L'Espresso</i>. "The NSA has many spying operations," Greenwald told the magazine, "also on European governments and including the Italian …

The musical evolution of cool: from heinous to hip

Fleetwood Mac - Little Lies (Live Video) on MUZU.TV.<p>I interviewed Roger Taylor this week, for a multi-page celebration of Queen I'm writing for a rock monthly. It's hard to believe that the pomp-metal four who Mojo trailed on their cover as Britain's Second Favourite Band (after you-know-who) used …

The Sounds Of New York City, Circa 1920

We can hear the music of the Roaring '20s anytime we want. But what if you could hear the day-to-day sounds of what it was like to live at that vibrant time?<p>That's the basis of Emily Thompson's project "The Roaring Twenties." She's a history professor at Princeton University who's been mapping the …

Robots at Work and Play

Advancements in robotics are continually taking place in the fields of space exploration, health care, public safety, entertainment, defense, and more. These machines -- some fully autonomous, some requiring human input -- extend our grasp, enhance our capabilities, and travel as our surrogates to …

Exclusive: 17 Downright Beautiful Electric Guitars from Famous Rockers

Like David Crosby, Jimmie Vaughan, and Robbie Robertson.<p><b>The electric guitar.</b> The thing can take you to heaven or beckon you toward the devil. Each one, if put in the right hands, imbued with the potential to make a legend. Van Halen, Crosby, Vaughan, Johnson, Santana, Nielsen, Allman — legends like …

Guitar

What Happens When White Women Have Black Hair?

How are women perceived at work? Endia Beal talks to Isabel Wilkinson about her provocative photos.<p>When Endia Beal began her internship in Yale …

NYPD Sued for Confusing Jolly Ranchers and Crystal Meth

A Brooklyn man who was detained for possession of what cops thought was crystal meth, but were actually just some red and blue Jolly Ranchers, is …

Indie Developers Speak Out on PS4 Development

Three studios share their thoughts.<p>Indie developers seem to love the PlayStation 4. The flood of smaller, console-exclusive projects coming to Sony’s …