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Ubisoft Toronto Has Five Unannounced Games in Development

But what could they be?<p>Ubisoft Toronto is currently working on five unannounced titles, according to studio manager Jade Raymond.<p>Speaking at SXSW …

Da Vinci's String Organ Must Be Heard To Be Believed

The man who painted the Mona Lisa, and was the first to sketch out the helicopter and the submarine, also dabbled in music. So here's the question: What musical instrument did Leonardo da Vinci design?<p>There isn't an easy answer. His 15th-century sketches indicate something between a harpsichord and …

PS4: the 10 key launch titles

As the Sony PlayStation 4's US launch looms, here are the best initial titles, from Killzone: Shadow Fall to Call of Duty: Ghosts<p>A few days ago, Amazon US posted a photo of its warehouse, stacked high with thousands of PlayStation 4 boxes, ready to ship out to American stores on Friday. At last, …

Fulgore Confirmed for Killer Instinct on Xbox One?

Leaked pin book literally spells it out.<p><i>Update: IGN reached out to Microsoft/Double Helix for comment and has received the following statement.</i><p><i>“We’re</i> …

Alienware Offering $200 for Old Game Consoles with PC Purchase

Accepting trade-ins of old PCs and Macs, too.<p>The next generation of console gaming is just over the horizon. And while there's plenty of reasons to …

New Photos From Inside Oregon's Monstrous $68-Million Football Facility

It cost $68 million to build and puts every other college program to shame.<p>Sports Illustrated did a video tour of the facility, and we grabbed screenshots of the most extravagant features and details.<p>Unreal.

College Football

Mark Zuckerberg to speak on immigration

Mark Zuckerberg will make his first public remarks on immigration reform next month at a film premiere in San Francisco, Calif.<p>The Facebook CEO has already put his weight behind immigration reform with Fwd.us, his political advocacy group that is backed by some of Silicon Valley's heaviest hitters. …

New surgical knife can instantly detect cancer

A knife can help surgeons make sure they removed all the cancerous tissue, doctors say.<p>LONDON — Surgeons may have a new way to smoke out cancer.<p>An experimental surgical knife can help surgeons make sure they've removed all the cancerous tissue, doctors reported Wednesday. Surgeons typically use …

Today’s Most Creative People: The Makers Of A Pen That Vibrates When You Make A Mistake

Daniel Kaesmacher and Falk Wolsky’s new Kickstarter project, Lernstift, is a Linux-powered pen that could help children learn to write and spell.<p>The idea of a Linux-powered pen is new. But the idea of a pen that corrects users’ mistakes has been around for a while… and two German inventors, Daniel …

Thought Leadership

Jaw-Dropping Plant Sculptures from Mosaiculture International 2013

From June 22 to September 29, 2013, the Mosaïcultures Internationales Montréal 2013 – Land of Hope (MIM2013) will be on display at the Montreal …

Game of Thrones Casts Oberyn the Red Viper

Pedro Pascal will assume the vengeful role in Season 4.<p>Season 3 may have only just ended, but Game of Thrones is already gearing up for Season 4 and …

20 Majestic Pictures of Tigers

The Tiger is the largest of the cat species, and clearly not your typical house pet. These majestic mammals reach a total body length of up 11 ft and …

Wildlife

3D-printed 'Cortex' cast concept puts a modern spin on bone fracture treatment

To anyone that's ever broken a bone, the negatives of traditional plaster casts are familiar: they're cumbersome, heavy, and can get rather smelly. Victoria University of Wellington graduate Jake Evill is looking to change all that with his Cortex cast. A mere concept for now, Evill says the cast — …

Water Landscapes Around the World Showcase Nature's Beauty

<b>This post is brought to you by Poland Spring Brand 100% Natural Spring Water.</b><p>When you first hear the word landscape, what comes to mind? Do you think of mountains, hills or the general countryside? In fact, landscape is more broadly defined as “all the visible features of an area of land” which …

National Parks

Spectacular Moleskine Doodles Explode with Energy

Philippines-based illustrator Kerby Rosanes proves that doodling can be so much more than scratching unintelligible scribbles on paper. Through his Sketchy Stories blog, Rosanes shares his wonderful world of doodling in a simple Moleskine sketchbook. Equipped with an ordinary Moleskine, a few Uni …

Doodling