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Going mobile the right way: A Crack Attack postmortem

Rare and Free Radical veteran Martin Wakeley writes a no-nonsense postmortem of Crack Attack, a mobile puzzle game that draws on his years of dev experience and love of smartphone games, too....


Tweet Follow @ladybuggirlqtee DO YOU KNOW ABOUT THIS SECRET ASSASSIN?!... I was unaware that Vitamin E was so beneficial for your skin. I have heard about its many benefits in regards to overall health and wellness, but I didn't know much about it being beneficial for skin too. Show More Summary

8 Surprising Benefits of Antioxidants

last monthHumor / odd : mental_floss

Antioxidants are a class of molecules that are capable of inhibiting the oxidation of other molecules. Within the body, this means that antioxidants fight free radicals (highly reactive atoms or group of atoms, for those of you who are...Show More Summary

High Fidelity: SLU Researcher Finds Keys to Genome

Lesions in DNA can occur as often as 100,000 times per cell per day. They can be the result of normal metabolic activities, like free radicals, as well as exposure to environmental factors such as UV radiation, X-rays and chemical compounds. Show More Summary

Food kinetics: Color of lettuce linked to antioxidant effect

Antioxidants provide long-term protection against the chain reactions of free radical processes, in other words, of the molecules that are capable of causing cell damage and generating various diseases. Free radicals harm our body by causing, in the best of cases, ageing and, in the worse, serious diseases. Show More Summary

Ubiquinone supplements: Popular antioxidants likely ineffective

New research with mice undercuts widely held belief that ubiquinone protects cells against damage from free radicals. The popular dietary supplement ubiquinone, also known as Coenzyme Q 10, is widely believed to function as an antioxidant, protecting cells against damage from free radicals. Show More Summary

Popular antioxidant likely ineffective, study finds

The popular dietary supplement ubiquinone, also known as Coenzyme Q10, is widely believed to function as an antioxidant, protecting cells against damage from free radicals. But a new study finds that ubiquinone is not a crucial antioxidant.

New study finds e-cig vapor contains same free radicals found in cigarette smoke

4 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Many people assume e-cigarettes are a healthier – or less unhealthy, at least – option than regular cigarettes. While the long-term effects of e-cigarettes are still unknown, research out of Johns Hopkins University has found that e-cigs may deliver a false sense of security along with their nicotine hit... Show More Summary

E-cigarette vapors, flavorings, trigger lung cell stress

A new study shows that emissions from e-cigarette aerosols and flavorings damage lung cells by creating harmful free radicals and inflammation in lung tissue, suggesting that e-cigarettes are likely a toxic replacement for tobacco products. The study also shows that some flavored e-juices -- particularly cinnamon -- create more stress and toxicity on lung tissue.

Things smell good for a nutritional reason

Antioxidants are natural food ingredients that protect cells from harmful influences. Their main task is to neutralize so-called "free radicals" which are produced in the process of oxidation and which are responsible for cell degeneration. Scientists...Show More Summary

Denham Harman, 98, Dies; Sought Leverage on Aging

6 months agoHealth : NYTimes: Health

Dr. Harman’s ideas about free radical cell damage and the aging process were well ahead of his time.

What are free radicals, and why are they really bad?

6 months agoHealth : Well Good NYC

We got the lowdown on these mysterious, skin-wrecking molecules.

Joystiq Weekly: Free Radical's Haze, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, Tony Hawk and more

Welcome to Joystiq Weekly, a "too long; didn't read" of each week's biggest stories, reviews and original content. Each category's top story is introduced with a reactionary gif, because moving pictures aren't just for The Daily Prophet. Yes...

The game that killed Free Radical

Following the PlayStation 2 era, the transition to a new generation of hardware proved to be extraordinarily difficult for some development houses. In Britain, dozens of mid-range studios were shuttered once the PS3 became a market leader: Midway...

3 scary-smart ways to make a food facial

7 months agoHealth : Well Good NYC

Halloween-appropriate DIY recipes to beat fight acne, free radicals, and dry skin.

Moderate levels of 'free radicals' found beneficial to healing wounds

Long assumed to be destructive to tissues and cells, "free radicals" generated by the cell's mitochondria—the energy producing structures in the cell—are actually beneficial to healing wounds. That's the conclusion of biologists at UC...Show More Summary

New molecule fights oxidative stress; May lead to therapies for cancer and Alzheimer's

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Breathing oxygen helps the body create energy for its cells. As a result of the breathing process, reactive molecules called "free radicals" are produced that often cause damage to proteins and genes found in cells. This damage is known as oxidative stress. Show More Summary

A simple question about Walras Law

Inspired by Free Radical's post, I think I have figured out a simpler and clearer way to say what I want to say about Walras' Law. Ask yourself the following question: Q. Assume an economy where there are (say) 7...

Green tea polyphenols protect spinal cord neurons against oxidative stress

Green tea polyphenols are strong antioxidants and can reduce free radical damage. Can they protect spinal cord neurons against oxidative stress? Jianbo Zhao and co-workers from the First Affiliated Hospital of Liaoning Medical University,...Show More Summary

Crytek still has the rights to TimeSplitters

Crytek obtained the rights to TimeSplitters after picking up the studio responsible for the series, Free Radical Design, which was later renamed Crytek UK. Recently, that team and the game it was working on, Homefront: The Revolution,...Show More Summary

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