Gamers are frequently considered as violence addicts but some pacifists of the gaming world have decided to raise the white flag. Conor Dougherty took a look, for the Wall Street Journal, at these unusual gamers who have reinvented video games rules by stopping to kill. Skyrim and WoW, new Care Bears world?
Design company Bohn was not only specialized in metal and aluminium in 1940 but also one of the most innovative brand. Retronaut.co recently put the light on some of its 18 most futuristic ideas. Definitely way ahead of its time.
Great article on iO9.com about Jose Delgado, a scientist who experimented with brain implants on bulls, primates or humans as early as in the 50′s. His story is both fascinating and dusturbing, especially when you think of the future applications of his discoveries.
Dating sites haven’t solved anything about the distressing problem of celibacy… So says this article from Philip Greenspun, a pioneer in the development of online communities. That didn’t prevent him, as a good specialist of the field, from giving a hand to his friend Clarissa who has finally found a soul-mate online.
Nano scientists are doing way more than building a future technology capable of basically anything. They are also artists in their own right, creating the world tiniest sculptures. I won’t elaborate on the meaning of these small creations but have a look at the masterpieces brought together by infobarrel.com.