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NASA spots massive outburst from our very own black hole

Its root cause still undetermined, a huge X-ray flare from the Milky Way's center has made NASA scientists sit up and take notice.

By January 6, 2015


NASA spots giant black hole rejecting food

Astronomers at the Chandra X-ray Observatory explain why the black hole at the heart of the Milky Way galaxy doesn't consume everything in sight.

By August 31, 2013


Star Wars: The Old Republic embraces same-sex romance

Hey there, sexy Sith. BioWare finally sets a date for its struggling MMO to get long-promised same-gender interludes, but don't hold your breath waiting for that smuggler-on-Wookiee action.

By January 2, 2013


Korean machine-gun robots start DMZ duty

Samsung's SGR-1 robot has already starred in an action film. Now the machine gun-toting badass is taking on intruders along Korea's DMZ.

By July 14, 2010


Study: Women get more use out of their TiVos

Women who own DVRs watch time-shifted content more than men, and are more likely to own a PlayStation Portable.

By March 27, 2008


Video games--a girl thing?

Advocate Sheri Graner Ray talks about creating diversity in the game world--and describes the double standards that still exist for women.

March 15, 2005