Karl Albritton

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Oculus Rift to ship with VR adventure game

When the Oculus Rift reaches retail store shelves next year, the virtual-reality headset will be sold with an adventure game whose reception could …

Our 10 Most Anticipated Adventure Games Of 2016

2015 was fantastic for gamers who love quality adventures. Life is Strange, Tales From The Borderlands, SOMA, Broken Age, and more helped form one of …

Microsoft plans to merge PC and Xbox gaming

If my editorial from yesterday didn't get you interested in this discussion, then perhaps a new line of talking from Microsoft's Phil Spencer will do …

Mobile Stargazing: A Universe of Astronomy Apps to Explore the Sky

There are myriad astronomy apps for exploring the sky on mobile devices.<p>With a few swipes of your finger, these apps can help you identify objects, …

Astronomy

Scientists Propose a 'Mirror Universe' Where Time Moves Backwards

Mind = blown.<p>Two separate teams of physicists have been examining the flow of time in the Universe, and they’ve proposed that some 14 billion years …

Gravitational Waves: Spying the Universe's 'Dark Side'

The Feb. 11 announcement that scientists had, for the first time, proof that space itself vibrates is expected to unleash a bevy of discoveries about …

New fast radio burst discovery finds ‘missing matter’ in the universe

An international team of scientists using a combination of radio and optical telescopes identified the distant location of a fast radio burst (FRB) …

This massive space telescope will revolutionize astronomy

NASA's massive James Webb Space Telescope will do nothing less than usher in a revolutionary era of astronomy.<p>The giant telescope is still being …

Telescopes

Inside the Artificial Intelligence Revolution: A Special Report, Pt. 1

Welcome to robot nursery school,” Pieter Abbeel says as he opens the door to the Robot Learning Lab on the seventh floor of a sleek new building on …

Year in review: Early human kin could shake up family tree

Scientists trying to untangle the human evolutionary family’s ancient secrets welcomed a new set of tantalizing and controversial finds this year. A …

Antivaccine hate speech – Canadians ought to be insulted

The Skeptical Raptor, stalking pseudoscience in the internet jungle.The antivaccine hate speech is a fundamental strategy of their vaccine denialism. …

20th century sea level rose at fastest rate since founding of Rome

Sea levels rose faster last century than during any time since Rome was founded around 2,800 years ago. Reconstructing past rises and falls in global …

Bill Gates 'discovers' 14-year-old formula on climate change

Bill Gates just released a climate science equation that explains how the world can lower carbon dioxide emissions "down to zero," according to the 2016 edition the annual letter he and his wife, Melinda, published. This letter went online on Feb. 22.<p>Problem is, the equation isn't exactly new. It's …

Hey Bill Nye! Is Art as Important as Science?

<b>Theo:</b> Hi Bill. My name’s Theo. I’m 13 years old and I’m a huge fan of your work. I want to know if you think art is important. And if art is …

Scientists develop Matrix-style technology capable of 'uploading knowledge' to your brain

Scientists believe they may have taken the first steps towards making <i>Matrix</i>-style 'instant learning' a reality.<p>A team of researchers from HRL …

Brainwaves