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Las dos grandes bazas

Ilustración a partir de un icono de XOXO (Fuente: TheNounProject)<p>Para nuestra sorpresa y desesperación, los que probablemente sean <b>los dos actores</b> …

35 anos dos últimos vertidos nucleares fronte ás costas galegas: quen vixía?

<b>Entre 1949 e 1982 oito países desfixéronse dunhas 140.000 toneladas de residuos nucleares meténdoos en bidóns de aceiro e formigón que tiraron ao</b> …

Resiliencia: la verdadera independencia de un territorio

Las naciones sin Estado luchan, legítimamente, por su reconocimiento y, en no pocos casos, por su independencia. Pero... ¿ser independientes de qué? …

El modelo Uber desinfla la bici pública

Fate Core Rules | Up to Four Players

<i>by Evil Hat</i><p>Useful for Fate Core and probably also Fate Accelerated. We weren’t paid to create this, we just like the game. Pay what you want for the …

Voynich manuscript: the solution

Fossil Fuels

Release of Arctic Methane ''May Be Apocalyptic,'' Study Warns

On a lake, plumes of gas, most likely methane from the breakdown of carbon in sediments below the lake, keep the water from freezing in spots, …

Global Warming

Manuel Casal Lodeiro y su libro sobre la Izquierda ante el Colapso

<b>¿Cuál es el nombre de tu reciente libro, que temáticas trata?</b><p>El título completo es “La izquierda ante el colapso de la civilización industrial. …

En busca del juego de rol perfecto

<b>¿Existe el sistema de rol perfecto?</b> Cada jugador tiene sus filias y sus fobias, los sistemas que le encantan y los que aborrece, pero responder a la …

Gygax vs. Arneson – New Secrets Revealed (2017)

<b>Who really invented roleplaying games? New information has come to light.</b><p><i>Hear how an internet argument turned into a feature length film,</i> Secrets of …

How a Pen and Paper RPG Brought 'Star Wars' Back From the Dead

In 1987, 'Star Wars: The Roleplaying Game' took a pile of notes from Lucasfilm and built a universe that's still used today<p>Imagine living in a time …

Two-wheel takeover: bikes outnumber cars for the first time in Copenhagen

Denmark’s capital has reached a milestone in its journey to become a cycling city – there are now more bikes than cars on the streets. Can other cities follow?<p>Bicycle sensors in Copenhagen clocked a new record this month: there are now more bikes than cars in the heart of the city. In the last …

Urbanism

Bizarre leaked Pentagon video is a science fiction story about the future of cities | Ars Technica

Cities in 2030 will be hives of scum and villainy (plus Bitcoin and Anonymous).<p>Recently we got a peek at what the Army secretly thinks is coming next …

Blade Runner

Modelo ETP: se acaba la energía del petróleo disponible (muy pronto)

Tuvieron que ser, y siguen siendo, algunos ingenieros y altos cargos de las grandes empresas energéticas, muchos de ellos antiguos directores de …

The board hoard: your new monthly board game column

We’re starting a monthly guide to help you find the best board games. This month: Ice Cool, Ticket to Ride: Rails and Sails, Mystic Vale and Sneaky Cards<p>Board games have become a big deal in recent years, with growing numbers of players looking for a more sociable alternative to consoles, computers …

Board Games

THE FUTURE OF DARKNESS: AN INTERVIEW WITH WHITE WOLF PUBLISHING

<b>The staff at White Wolf were willing to do an interview with the staff of columnists here at Keep On The Heathlands. Some of the following questions</b> …

¿Por qué quebró Joc Internacional?

Este artículo nace de un hilo con el mismo título que inicié el 25 de febrero de 2015 en el grupo público de Facebook "<b>JOC Internacional - Club de</b> …

Rob Daviau’s legacy board game Seafall.

In the lobby of a Sheraton Hotel in Niagara Falls, New York, one Wednesday afternoon this spring, Rob Daviau carefully organized a pile of tiny …

Board Games
Mashed

The Grand Masquerade 2016: Celebrate 25 Years in the World of Darkness

For the past 25 years White Wolf has brought us fantastic game lines from <i>Wraith the Oblivion</i> to <i>Cavaliers of Mars</i>, and a few games about vampires and …

New Orleans

Vampire The Masquerade Celebrates 25 Years In New Orleans

After renting The Lost Boys from my local video store, when I was 14, and falling in love with the vampire genre through Queen of the Vampires, Anne Rice. But one thing really got me hooked; that was Vampire the Masquerade, the roleplaying game created by Mark Rein-Hagen and the team at White Wolf …

Board Games

Climate change will mean the end of national parks as we know them

As the National Parks Service turns 100 this week, we look at how receding ice, extreme heat and acidifying oceans are transforming America’s landscapes, and guardians of national parks face the herculean task of stopping it<p>After a century of shooing away hunters, tending to trails and helping …

National Parks

The hidden afterlife of Vampire: The Masquerade — Bloodlines

Twelve years later, a cult game is still changing<p>A couple of weeks ago, I booted up a game I hadn’t touched in years: the 2004 RPG <i>Vampire: the Masquerade - Bloodlines</i>. For all the time I’d spent away from it, I was surprised how well I remember its distinctive dark fantasy version of Los Angeles. …

Santa Monica

The Surprising Benefits of Role-Playing Games (and How to Get Started)

When you hear about role-playing games like <i>Dungeons & Dragons</i>, you probably picture a dimly-lit basement filled with people in silly robes rolling …

Publisher wins rights to Voynich manuscript, a book no one can read

Tiny Spanish publisher can clone centuries-old manuscript written in language or code that no one has cracked<p>It’s one of the world’s most mysterious books, a centuries-old manuscript written in an unknown or coded language that no one has cracked.<p>Scholars have spent their lives puzzling over the …

Writing

La Otra Vieja Escuela

<i>"Las reglas no son más que una serie de acuerdos que unen a jugadores y Máster para conseguir que el mundo de juego sea inteligible."</i> <b><br>Steve Perrin y</b> …

Clean energy won’t save us – only a new economic system can

It’s time to pour our creative energies into imagining a new global economy. Infinite growth is a dangerous illusion<p>Earlier this year media outlets around the world announced that February had broken global temperature records by a shocking amount. March broke all the records too. In June, our …

Trucking