Meet biologist and new MacArthur Fellow Victoria Orphan.
Age of Heroes: Conquest is 5th Planet Games’ all new turn-based multiplayer RPG, full of fantasy exploration, guild building, and treasure hunting. It’s pretty user-friendly as far as these games go, but when you really get down to it, you’ll find that its combat and systems run pretty deep. Here are some tips to get your game off to the right start. [Read more]
This week's astrology brings yet another opportunity to overcome your fears and find some common ground with certain partners who could use a little instruction in the aspect of life known as... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!
Two iconic images of 20th century science fiction and pop culture ? Red Planet, 1974, by Frank Frazetta and John Alvin's original painting used as the movie poster for E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial ? highlight Heritage Auctions' Oct. 12 Illustration Art Auction in Dallas. Show More Summary
Mercury is known for being the smallest planet in the Solar System, but, according to NASA, it's also the only one besides Earth that's tectonically active. Unlike Venus and Mars, which are basically cold, dead rocks, images from the...Show More Summary
Did you hear about the back-to-back hurricanes that recently wrecked havoc on the state of Hawaii? No? What about the hurricane that devastated Tallahassee, Florida? Scratching your head about that one, are ya? Certainly you know that a windless hurricane is responsible for the massive flooding that struck New Orleans this year. Show More Summary
Uh, that’s the Warcraft movie, but Dawn of the Planet of the Orcs works as well. I haven’t seen the movie yet, but after watching this, I’m not sure I want to anymore even though it was massively successful in China (and not that much...Show More Summary
Is there an ocean under Pluto's surface? Scientists have been exploring that possibility since New Horizons' flyby of the dwarf planet last year and new research is providing additional details on the fascinating subject. According to...Show More Summary
SoundCloud has had a rough go of its move toward monetization, but it’s still the most important and influential service on the planet for unsigned or under-the-radar musicians. Last month, in a Swedish TV interview, Spotify founder/CEO Daniel Ek shared some of his own thoughts on the dilemma faced by SoundCloud. Quoth Ek: The only […]
The world’s largest technology companies hold the keys to some of the largest databases on our planet. Much like goods and coins before it, data is becoming an important currency for the modern world. The data’s value is rooted in its applications to artificial intelligence. Show More Summary
Image via screenshot/Daily Star Here’s what we know: Some three quarters of all plant and animal life on our planet—including all non-avian dinosaurs—were wiped out during a mass-extinction event about 66 million years ago. Read mor...
Rumored details about the sequel to Destiny emerge.
The actor is playing Ego the Living Planet in the anticipated sequel The post Kurt Russell on Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and James Gunn appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
On future Martian home foreclosures, and why you’ll never afford a ticket to the Red Planet.
is the most powerful woman philanthropist on the planet, presiding, with husband, over an endowment of $39.6 billion. She’s also a former product manager, with a computer science degree from Duke. And as she told tech site Backchannel in an interview on Wednesday, she’s troubled by a decrease in the number of CS degrees […]
Facebook is massive. More people use Facebook than live in the nation of China. And like any giant international operation, its size opens Facebook up to a barrage of varied lawsuits, most of which are not worth paying attention to. A...Show More Summary
Henceforth, the company will publish new food-related projects through this new division.
Former NFL tight end Tom Crabtree was not a great football player. I mean, he played in the NFL, which means he was better than like 99.99% of the planet. But among NFL players he was not particularly good. The guy retired last year at the age of 30 with just 22 career receptions, 18 […]
The first American housing project that puts an urban farm intentionally in the centre of a community has begun to win awards and serve its first harvest. It is billed as California's first farm-to-table new home community and aims to become a state-of-the-art sustainable urban farming showcase.
SpaceX founder Elon Musk says he’ll send 100 passengers toward the red planet by 2022. Are you willing to go on a trip that could cost you your life? SpaceX founder Elon Musk announced his plan on Tuesday to launch manned missions to Mars by 2022. One small problem: you might die. Continue reading...