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Get your caveman on with Feast or Famine

A new app from first-time developer X4 Games sees you pitting your human wits against the natural world for survival.

By Feb. 19, 2013

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Our doom will come sci-fi-style, NASA-funded study says

Uh-oh. The "1 Percent" might just lead to the complete collapse of civilization, according to a study sponsored by NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center. But all hope is not lost.

By Mar. 17, 2014

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Comic book superheroes take on world hunger

The biggest names in supervillian butt-kicking are turning their sights on famine, with DC's Justice League leaping into the fight.

By Jan. 23, 2012

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Doomsday Clock moves 1 minute closer to catastrophe

Blaming a lack of progress on nuclear arms and climate change, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists puts humanity at five minutes before a dire midnight.

By Jan. 11, 2012

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Red Dwarf: Six smegging ridiculous gadgets

To celebrate the triumphant return of Lister and co, we bring you the greatest gadgets and top technologies from the Red Dwarf universe.

By Oct. 4, 2012

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Jerry and Sue: A MicroHoo! fairy tale

As the story goes, Hansel and Gretel vanquished the witch. But in the Microhoo! fairy tale of Jerry and Sue, well, things don't turn out quite so rosy.

By Jul. 14, 2008

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Where to go for fried chicken in North Korea

Google Earth interactive site provides detailed look into North Korea.

By May. 29, 2009

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Facebook, Netflix, and the art of blowing the lead

This week, both Facebook and Netflix--two indisputable leaders in tech--got a little cocky and might blow the entire game because of it. Is arrogance the one thing customers simply will not stand?

By Sep. 21, 2011

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Three ways to research your family tree

The do-it-yourself approach to getting the lowdown on your ancestors may lead you down a series of blind alleys. An alternative to the high-end genealogical resources offered by Ancestry.com is the personal and affordable services of a mom-and-pop operation.

By Mar. 24, 2012