Scientists Are Discovering Long-Lost Rules for Ancient Board Games
You can play reconstructions of ancient board games thanks to these scientists and their algorithms.
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'Remnant: From the Ashes' Is Multiplayer ‘Dark Souls’ I Didn’t Know I Needed
Developer Gunfire Games shamelessly stole from ‘Dark Souls’ in all the best ways.
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Libraries Are Telling People How Much Money They Save by Not Buying Books
Public libraries are awesome. They can save you a ton of money, too.
This Super Retro Website Is Running on a 30-Year-Old Mac
The Macintosh SE/30 might be ancient and underpowered by today's standards, but it can still serve up a website with a little elbow grease.
A Nuclear Accident at a Russian Missile Facility Killed 7 People
Seven Russians are dead after the explosion, which experts say may have been caused by a test of a new nuclear-powered missile.
America's Feral Hog Problem Is Real, But Assault Weapons Aren't the Answer
The solution to hordes of wild hogs has more in common with Wile E. Coyote than John Rambo.
Millions of Books Are Secretly in the Public Domain. You Can Download Them Free
A quirk of copyright law means that millions of books are now free for anyone to read, thanks to some work from the New York Public Library.
Science Goes Too Far, Creates AI That Turns You Into an Anime Character
Thanks to researchers at video game company NCSoft, machine learning can turn you into anime.
This 'Twin Peaks'-Inspired Open World Game Came Out in 1998, and Now It's Playable in English
Thanks to dedicated fans, you can finally play the Lynchian 'Mizzurna Falls' in English.
An Old Letter Reveals the Unusual Story of a 'Donkey Kong' Glitch
A glitch that made the original 'Donkey Kong' arcade game easier to play was costing arcade owners money, and they had to fix it.
I Overclocked My Feet With the First Esports Sneakers
The world’s first esports performance sneakers are basically vented slippers and, honestly, that’s great.
'Wolfenstein: Youngblood' Has a Lot of Nazis to Shoot But Not Much to Say
Review: The newest ‘Wolfenstein’ game is a huge departure from 'Wolfenstein: The New Colossus.'