Archive for April, 2012

Tribes: Ascend Offers The Top Free-To-Play Experience Available

Tribes: Ascend Offers The Top Free-To-Play Experience Available

April 27, 2012 | Comments (0)

Tribes: Ascend is a step above other free-to-play options currently available. It breaks the mold in nearly every area and ascends above other titles for that reason.

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Universal Translation Devices Coming Closer to Reality

April 25, 2012 | Comments (0)

Scientists have once again taken their lead from popular science fiction culture for the development of their latest piece of technology. This time the goal is Star Trek’s universal translator, a device which can translate any language.

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Will Asteroid Mining Produce Viable Results?

Will Asteroid Mining Produce Viable Results?

April 24, 2012 | Comments (0)

If Planetary Resources is successful in their asteroid mining attempt, then they could potentially provide a very viable new resource for obtaining nickel, iron and other essential minerals.

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Image Credit: X. Pei et al., Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics

Scientists Manipulate Plasma to Help Fight Infections

April 23, 2012 | Comments (0)

A collaboration of Australian and Chinese researchers has recently come up with a new invention that may prove revolutionary, a handheld bacteria-killing flashlight.

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The New Companion

The New Companion

April 23, 2012 | Comments (0)

Stephen Moffat recently announced that Jennifer-Louise Coleman of “Emmerdale” and “Waterloo Road” will replace Gillan as the new companion on Doctor Who.

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Games Only a Nerd Could Love

Games Only a Nerd Could Love

April 20, 2012 | Comments (0)

Many strategy board games and video games started out as a nerd’s prime entertainment and have a unique feel and play style compared to mainstream games.

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NASA Looks to Solar Satellites as Earth’s Next Source of Energy

NASA Looks to Solar Satellites as Earth’s Next Source of Energy

April 20, 2012 | Comments (0)

Availability of power has become a concern in recent years as renewable sources of energy run dry. NASA has come up with a new idea about how to make solar power from space practical.

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Classic Games Get the Geek Treatment

Classic Games Get the Geek Treatment

April 18, 2012 | Comments (1)

Here are some pimped up versions of classic boardgames you might want to take a look at. These might not be everybody’s cup of tea but they do add a bit of spice to the mix.

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5 Real Life Safe Houses That Will Survive The Impending Apocalypse

5 Real Life Safe Houses That Will Survive The Impending Apocalypse

April 17, 2012 | Comments (0)

The world and his dog seem to be harping on about the end of the world these days. If it isn’t the rapture, then it’s a zombie apocalypse. On the flipside, such doom and gloom has inspired creative architects to construct these pretty awesome safe houses.

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15 Hardest Computer Games of All Time

15 Hardest Computer Games of All Time

April 13, 2012 | Comments (0)

Computer games are supposed to be challenging. If they were easy, then there really wouldn’t be any point in playing them. The incentive for us to go out and spend our hard earned money is not lost on the difficulty of some of the most popular offerings out there. We are driven by the desire […]

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