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Black death skeletons reveal pitiful life of 14th-century Londoners

The 25 skeletons unearthed in the Clerkenwell area of London a year ago may hold the key to the truth about the nature of the Black Death that ravaged Britain and Europe in the mid-14th century.<p>A Channel 4 documentary on Sunday will claim that analysis of the bodies and of wills registered in …

The Oldest Living Things On Earth

<i>The photographer Rachel Sussman has been traveling the world to take pictures of the oldest living organisms on our planet. She described her journey in this TED talk, and now, at last, she’s created a gorgeous new book, The Oldest Living Things in the World, published by the University of Chicago</i> …

Advice For Young Creatives - The Fox Is Black

Over the past few days I came across some rather good advice which I thought I’d share. I think it particularly pertains to younger designers but …

Bayonetta 2 (Did You Miss Me?)

Don't Starve - Reign of Giants (Spring Teaser)

PS4 Nearly Doubles Xbox One Sales For January

The NPD numbers for January are in, and the PS4 appears to be steaming right ahead in 2014. Sony's console led US hardware sales for the month, “nearly doubling” the closest next gen competitor, according to a Q&A on the company’s site. It’s especially impressive considering the fact that units are …

How Video Games Nurtured A Generation Of Entrepreneurs

Nintendo’s <i>Kid Icarus</i> series is a cult classic video game. A quick google search turns up tons of fan sites dedicated to the game. Many critics have placed it on their list of all time top games. If you talk to folks who persevered through level after level of <i>Kid Icarus’</i> Grecian-themed game play in …

The Best Internships For 2014

All too many interns, all over the country, will spend the summer stapling stacks of papers and fetching coffee for little or no pay. But a lucky handful will be engaged in much more valuable, challenging and educational work.<p>Glassdoor, a social jobs and career community, just uncovered the Top 25 …

Report: Nokia to release its first Android phone this month

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Nokia is getting ready to take the wraps off of its first Android-powered(s goog) smartphone, according to the <i>Wall Street</i> …

'Flappy Bird' Creator Follows Through, Game Removed From App Stores

If you didn’t think he’d actually do it, you were wrong. Flappy Bird creator Dong Nguyen followed through with his promise to remove the game from app stores, and as his 22 hour deadline passed, the game was indeed taken down from Apple's iOS store and the Android/Google Play marketplace.<p>I’ll …

'PlayStation Now' Video Game Streaming Service Brings Old Games To Your TV, PS4 [Updated]

Sony announced at CES Tuesday that a new streaming service, PlayStation Now, will bring PlayStation, PS2, and PS3 games to a variety of devices in 2014. The service will stream games to the PS4 and handheld PS Vita, as well as other devices like HDTVs, tablets, and smart phones.<p>None of this comes …

3 Things Parents Should Know About Video Games And Kids

If you’re asking whether or not your kids should be allowed to play video games, this post isn’t for you. You live in a different world than I do.<p>From my perspective, video games are the future of storytelling. And, while you might just be imagining they’ll replace movies and romance novels, our …

Forbes Games on Twitter: "'Killzone Shadow Fall' makes the list of the five best video game shooters of 2013 http://t.co/fT4cM2reZc http://t.co/k7gFbVgc7A"

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Minecraft (PlayStation 3 Edition)

The 10 best films of 2013, No 5 - Django Unchained

When Django Unchained was released back in January, Spike Lee did what he does best: took umbrage. "American Slavery Was Not A Sergio Leone Spaghetti Western," the director tweeted. "It Was A Holocaust".<p>Lee hadn't seen the film, but he had a point. Django Unchained, Quentin Tarantino's action …

AbleGamers grant for gamers with disabilities now permanently open

The AbleGamers grant program, developed nine years ago to assist gamers with disabilities with the cost of assistive technology, is now for the first time open all year round.<p>In years prior, the grant was limited by funding and would open and close throughout the year. Now permanently open, …

Frictional Games' SOMA should scare you as this video demonstrates | PC Invasion

Frictional Games, the guys behind Peunumbra and Amnesia, are currently working on a new horror game called SOMA and it looks pretty damn …

Did EA Lie About Battlefield 4? Now Under Investigation

Electronic Arts’ Battlefield 4 problems persist. After all sorts of server and connectivity issues crippled the game experience of one of the company’s biggest titles, EA put everything else on hold to try to fix the game. With no end in sight, the stock is falling and investigators are snooping …

Microsoft: We've Sold 2 Million Xbox Ones

This generation of console gaming is off to an explosive start. Microsoft has announced that it has sold 2 million Xbox Ones since its launch 18 days ago. The announcement comes hot on the heels of Sony saying that it had sold 2.1 million PS4s during its staggered international release.<p>“We continue …

South Park: The Stick of Truth (Short Trailer)

Strength of the Sword 3 (Launch)

Road Not Taken (PlayStation 4 and Vita)

The 10 best films of 2013, No 9 – I Wish

I Wish was released without fanfare in the midst of Oscar season. It came tip-toeing in from the sidelines to spin a tale of everyday magic and remind us that miracles can happen, if we can only be bothered to put ourselves in their path. It was the year's most purely joyous picture, dappled with …

A new Fallout 4 teaser site has got tongues wagging on Bethesda's next blockbuster. We've rounded up all we can find in one place for your delectation: http://www.t3.com/news/fallout-4-release-date-news-gameplay-plot-and-more

The Most Colorful Cities in the World (Photos)

Live the Rainbow<p>No need to rely on just nature to provide a colorful backdrop to your vacation. The streets and skylines of these global cities pop …

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How to Take a Picture of a Single, Ultra-Magnified Snow Flake

You—yes, you!—can help prove that no two flurries are alike. All you need is a good camera, a plastic bag, and some tape.<p>No two snowflakes are alike, they say. And yet: We rarely get proof of that. Our eyes perceive snow not as individual, idiosyncratic crystals ... but rather as uniformly fluffy …