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Google doodle does circles around Copernicus' birthday

Web giant celebrates the 540th birthday of the astronomer best known for his theory that the sun -- and not the Earth -- was at the center of the universe.

By February 18, 2013


QVC stars confused about whether the moon is a planet

Technically Incorrect: In a piece of must-see television, designer Isaac Mizrahi and presenter Shawn Killinger break off from clothes to debate astronomy.

By January 16, 2015


Winklevii buy Galactic tickets with bitcoin (because pioneers!)

No self-respecting entrepreneur of the future uses cash, checks, or barter -- especially when buying tickets to outer space.

By March 5, 2014


New titleholders to vye for crown of fastest spacecraft ever

Upcoming NASA missions clock in at 160,000 miles per hour and 450,000 mph, respectively.

By February 25, 2013


Weekend promises a stellar shot of the moon

Gaze at the moon this weekend to see some marvelous views of major craters.

By February 2, 2013


Samsung Windows 8 tablet-laptop hybrid outed in teaser video

Samsung's released a teaser video for a new tablet-laptop hybrid. Check it out here.

By August 24, 2012


Game over: Schilling's 38 Studios files for bankruptcy

The video game company's debt -- and games -- may be Rhode Island's problem now, Reuters reports.

By June 7, 2012


E3 2012: Don't forget PC gaming

Typically under the E3 radar, current topics in PC gaming will make their presence felt at the show.

By June 1, 2012


Curt Schilling's video game company cuts entire staff

Embroiled in massive financial woes, the former Red Sox pitcher's video game company, 38 Studios, is hit with layoffs of all of its staff.

By May 24, 2012


How Curt Schilling's video game dreams turned toxic

commentary An ambitious plan to create a competitor to "World of Warcraft" and a loan from Rhode Island transformed a politically conservative former baseball star into a case study for foolish government spending.

By May 23, 2012