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Billionaire who sold Minecraft to Microsoft is sad and lonely

Technically Incorrect: In a series of tweets, Markus Persson says he's never felt more isolated.

By August 30, 2015

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Mario may save the princess, but is the famous plumber evil?

He eats mushrooms and saves princesses, but is the Goomba-crushing, Bowser-beating Mario actually a pretty evil dude? A new Vsauce 3 video explores.

By August 14, 2015

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Famous gamer retires, wrist can't take it anymore

Technically Incorrect: Hai Lam, one of the famed participants in eSports, has to give it all up because of a repetitive strain injury.

By April 27, 2015

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Hi-tech imaging reveals 'Fantasy' painting behind famous Fragonard

Jean-Honoré Fragonard's "Young Girl Reading" got its start as a significantly different painting, with the model looking out of the canvas.

By April 7, 2015

Editors' Take

inFamous: Second Son (PlayStation 4)

While it may not be the change of pace or innovation that die-hard Infamous purists are probably after, Second Son is still an aptly executed game worthy of your attention.

By March 20, 2014

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Blue giants create Prawn Nebula's spectacular glow

Two rare blue stars ionise the gas in the Prawn Nebula, allowing it to emit its own light.

By September 3, 2015

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Use Apple Pay, meet famous people, says new ad

Mastercard advertises its association with Apple Pay, releasing a new ad to coincide with the World Series.

By October 23, 2014

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Famous Ewok actor to appear in 'Star Wars: Episode VII'

The actor known best as Wicket the Ewok in "Star Wars" receives a very important phone call about returning to a galaxy far, far away. Yub nub!

By October 17, 2014

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NASA's New Horizons post-Pluto target is just a billion miles away

If a mission extension is approved, the New Horizons spacecraft will take a short jaunt to a mysterious icy object in the Kuiper Belt.

By August 30, 2015

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Dear sexists, this is what engineers actually look like

Technically Incorrect: In response to criticism of an ad featuring a female engineer, the Twitter hashtag #Ilooklikeanegineer attracts pictures of the sort of people that some wouldn't expect.

By August 4, 2015