GGR First Impressions: Blade and Soul

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BFxiGt1Bn2Q         Blade and Soul is a Korean MMORPG that was released to Western Markets on Jan 19 of this year. After a little over a week of playtime, here are our first impressions of the game.         The first thing I have to say about this game is [...]

Google Computer Beats Professional Go Player

  A massive accomplishment has been made in the development of artificial intelligence. For the first time a computer has beaten a professional go player. For decades humans have been creating computers to play games. This may be a combination of a deep fear, that all scientist secretly share, of having to interact with other humans and their general their [...]

B.o.B and Neil deGrassse Tyson Are Now Officially Beefing And It Is The Greatest Thing Ever

The face of all evil...         So this is kind of a follow-up to our article yesterday about the lunatic ravings of some of Hollywood's self-appointed truthers. Luckily we were not the only ones following the "Flat-Earth" tweets, Neil deGrasse Tyson was also chiming in and of course his science as well [...]

What is Cancer?

In the wake of several celebrities dying from cancer recently, namely David Bowie, and Alan Rickman. I though I would take a moment to talk about what cancer is and why finding a cure is more complicated than it sounds. First let me start by saying that I am actually a cancer researcher, I wake [...]

How The Hell Is “Flat Earth Theory” Even A Thing??

        First and foremost, let me start off by saying that this is not going to be the most scientific of articles we have done on this site. How can it be when the subject is the fact that there are people out there known as "Flat Earthers" who are convinced that [...]

A Product of the Times: Why The Newest X-Files Will Be More Frightening Than The Original

        Aliens, government conspiracies, viruses, mutants, the X files had it all. Although it originally began as a "monster of the week" type show, over it's 9 seasons it developed a very strong ongoing storyline of a government trying to conceal it's associations with extraterrestrial beings and the resulting scientific experiments and [...]

Water Bear Revived After Being FROZEN SOLID For 30 Years!

        They aren't called extremophiles for nothing. Scientists have recently revived a  specimin of Tardigrade after 30 years of being frozen at a temperature of -20 C (-4 F) in a lab in Japan. The  two Tardigrade (also known as a water bear to some) was originally recovered on a frozen moss sample along [...]

Winning With No Competition

Back in December CDL posted Gamers are Great (and possibly psychotic) and I silently applauded because my brothers and I own maniac moments in Rollercoaster Tycoon 1, 2, and 3.  We owned all three when we were in elementary school. If you want to turn $10 into happiness forget the lotto tickets and pick up [...]

Gravitational Waves: What Are They And Why Do They Matter?

        There has been much anticipation among the scientific community over the last couple of days as LIGO, the Advanced Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory believes they have discovered gravitational waves for the first time in history. This is something that Scientists have been searching for since their proposal back in 1915 by none other [...]