Mark Smith's transformation from pitcher to coveted point guard is the most unlikely story of the college hoops recruiting cycle. Mark Smith had his future all mapped out. As a high school junior, he committed to Missouri to play baseball as a right-handed pitcher with a fastball sitting in the low 90s. Show More Summary
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Mozak is a game where you score points for participating in the mass-scale, crowdsourced mapping of dendrites in scanned brains of humans, rodents, and other organisms. (more…)
A trio of beast-themed maps is now available as DLC for Minecraft's Glide mini-game on consoles....
Mobileye NV today marked another milestone in its efforts to make autonomous vehicles a reality. The company, which is currently in the process of being sold to Intel Corp, has inked a deal with Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. to produce maps for self-driving cars. Show More Summary
Make the most out of Google Maps. Google Maps is a powerful tool that's used by over 1 billion people, and over the years the app has become more efficient at suggesting routes, offering detailed options for public transit, nearby points of interest, and so much more. Google serves up directions for driving, walking, biking, or public transit. Show More Summary
Okay, let's just start with a dose of reality on the Trump's 100 days—not only are historians mocking him, he hasn't achieved a single one of the goals he himself put on the map for his first 100 days. x Told Trump is "0 for 10" on his...Show More Summary
By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam For several years now, Adam Peaty has been putting Great Britain on the map in men's breaststroke. Now it's Jocelyn Ulyett's turn to do it on the women's side. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Blueseventy Swim of the Week: Ulyett & The British Breaststroke Invasion
(Cell Press) When people migrate, Canis familiaris travels with them. Piecing together the details of those migrations has proved difficult because the clues are scattered across the genomes of hundreds of dog breeds. However, in Cell Reports, researchers have used gene sequences from 161 modern breeds to assemble an evolutionary tree of dogs. Show More Summary
When people migrate, Canis familiaris travels with them. Piecing together the details of those migrations has proved difficult because the clues are scattered across the genomes of hundreds of dog breeds. However, in a study published...Show More Summary
Private Sector Takes Over The Climate Fight Report: Fortune 500 Companies Accelerating Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency Efforts; Clean energy actions saving companies $3.7 billion a year, cutting annual carbon pollution equivalent...Show More Summary
Today is World Malaria Day, a moment dedicated to raising awareness and improving access to tools to prevent malaria. The World Health Organization says nearly half of the world’s population is at risk for malaria, and estimates that in 2015 there were 212 million malaria cases resulting in 429,000 deaths. Show More Summary
A documentary that maps the space between bitter and sweet. Read more...
If you’re not sure exactly where you want to go on your next vacation, or you know where but are flexible on when you go, this interactive map uses 10+ years of National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) data to show you what the weather will be like. This first step in travel planning makes sure you’ll… Read more...
Mobileye, the Israeli computer vision firm that’s currently in the process of being acquired by chip giant Intel for $15.3 billion, has announced a new tie-up with automotive giant Nissan to generate “anonymized, crowdsourced data” for precision mapping in autonomous cars. Show More Summary
Trump’s 15% Corporate Tax Push Sets Stage for Clash With Ryan (BBG) U.S. and North Korea Flex Military Muscles (BBG) Le Pen's father criticizes her presidential campaign as she steps back from party (Reuters) Eight Maps That ExplainShow More Summary
Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 launches today - but without its planned multiplayer portion. Developer CI Games has previously spoken about the game's multiplayer - several maps for it are included in the game's season pass. But play the game today and you'll find it's not included. Instead, multiplayer modes will be released via an update at some point in the future. Read more…
[Summoning Focus] A new Summoning Focus is now available: World of Radiance. It features the following characters from Fire Emblem Echoes: Path of Radiance: Ike, Mist, Soren, and Titania (available until ???); [Story Maps] A new Story Chapter is now available: World of Radiance.
Paintings, sculptures, maps and other exhibits at the Grand Trianon Palace narrate major diplomatic event in the time of Louis XV
“We also have a few other experiments going on,” says game director. Overwatch is “likely” to get three new maps by the end of this year. Weeee! The news comes from game director and all-round good egg Jeff Kaplan, telling fans three of those maps are far into development. “We currently have 3 maps in […]