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mythology

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3D-printed skeletons for your mythology museum

Painstakingly designed, these 3D-printed skeletons take their inspiration straight from the pages of a mythological bestiary.

By May 29, 2014

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Lost book by J.R.R. Tolkien coming soon is basically fanfic for fans of Finns

"The Story of Kullervo" was written decades before "The Hobbit" and the world it takes place in will be familiar to fans of Finnish mythology.

By August 18, 2015

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What's 'Star Wars' about in a word? George Lucas explains

In an interview with Charlie Rose, George Lucas opens up about the real meaning behind "Star Wars," and how mythology, religion, and storytelling helped shape his vision of the films.

By October 29, 2014

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Glitch, for tree-huggers and chicken-squeezers

It's still a work in progress, but if you're looking for a laid-back, amusing, browser-based game, Glitch is a great way to waste some time.

By December 12, 2011

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Diller: Humbug on 'Internet is free' mythology

The days are numbered, the IAC/InterActiveCorp CEO says, for the prehistoric notion perpetrated by tech people that we shouldn't pay for content.

By September 30, 2009

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Supreme Court nixes violent video game law

By a 7-2 ruling, the justices invalidate a California law restricting sale or rental of certain video games to minors, saying they're exposed to violent material when they read Greek mythology or fairy tales.

By June 27, 2011

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Portal 2: For fun, for everyone, for science

This week Portal 2 hits the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and Steam as its own full-length game, extending the mythology of GlaDOS--the game's maniacal nemesis--Aperture Laboratories, and much more.

By April 22, 2011

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Sony Ericsson PlayStation phone Zeus Z1 defies the gods in leaked video

A mysterious gamer has written himself into geek mythology with a video showing the much-anticipated Sony Ericsson Zeus Z1 PlayStation phone in action.

By December 6, 2010

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God of War: Ghost of Sparta

Set in the realm of Greek mythology, God of War: Ghost of Sparta is a single-player game that allows players to take on the powerful role of the Spartan warrior Kratos.

October 20, 2010

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'Social Network' weaves a complex Web (review)

The impressive new film about the contested origins of Facebook is best classified as mythology, but it's also about how we see ourselves and how the world sees us.

By September 15, 2010