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Chinese gamer spends six years in internet cafe

A Chinese video game addict has spent the last six years living in an internet cafe, according to reports.<p>Li Meng apparently almost never leaves his …

New Type Of Invisibility Cloak Cancels Out Light Waves

<b>What's the Latest Development?</b><p>Scientists at the University of Texas-Austin have succeeded in creating a miniature cloak that can render objects …

The Shining Is Much Scarier Than You Thought

<b>Before I saw Room 237,</b> the documentary about fantastically weird interpreters of Stanley Kubrick's <i>The Shining</i>, which is being released Friday in theaters and video on-demand, I thought I was obsessed with the movie. I've seen it at least two dozen times. I've read more books about <i>The Shining</i> than …

Game of Thrones Season 3 Sneak Preview Report and Cast Q&A

<i>Ozzy Armstrong with a spoiler-free report from a special London preview of the Game of Thrones season 3 opener ‘Valar Dohaeris’, followed by a</i> …

The Post War Orchestra (Canceled)

Since it was formed in 2009 the Post War Orchestra has attracted a lot of positive feedback. One reason for this is its underlying message of hope …

2013 A TO Z CHALLENGE SIGN UP/LIST

<b>*******************</b> <b><br>Please read and follow the sign-up instructions outlined below so you sign onto the list correctly! Please do not just sign up</b> …

How I became a password cracker

<img src="http://cdni.wired.co.uk/138x138/a_c/ars.png" alt="Ars Technica" style="float: right;"/><p>At the beginning of a sunny Monday morning earlier …

Binaural beats EP designed to send listeners into 'altered states of consciousness'

<i>Dan Barrett's latest release -- Deconstructionist -- will take you on an experimental journey into ambient and drone music</i> "Good luck." After thirty …

'I Can't Help Envying You': Famous Authors' Fan Letters to Other Authors

Nine letters of admiration sent between writers, and one scathing letter of scorn<p>William S. Burroughs / Letters of Note<p><b>Fantasy Novel Maps, Spoofed</b><p>An excellent letter of admiration from William Gaddis to Don DeLillo was recently published over at <i>The Daily Beast</i>. It's a reminder that writers are the …

Surreal World of Igor Morski

Igor Morski is a Polish illustrator & graphic artist with quite a style. I love surreal style artwork and nn this post you will see some pieces from …

Art

Glaring Lack Of Zombies In “Downton Abbey” Rectified

The last thing anyone needs is another zombie/pop-culture mashup. But <i>Downton Abbey</i> has gone so entirely off the rails, that the Crawleys might as well receive a couple of walking-dead visitors.<p>And they do, in this video courtesy of <i>Conan</i> writer Rob Kutner and artist Kody Chamberlain. There’s …

Pink Floyd: Journey to the Dark Side

It could be a new Pink Floyd song, if only that band still existed as anything more than a memory, more than a barely cordial business partnership. …

From NASA’s Archives, 50 Amazing Photos Of The Apollo Moon Missions

We pay homage to the Apollo missions with the best of NASA’s deep archives.<p>In May of 1961, President John F. Kennedy made a promise to put a man on the Moon–and return him back safely–by the end of the decade. Somehow, it worked.<p>Over 50 years later, it’s easy to forget how ambitious Kennedy’s …

Space Exploration