Has Dota 2′s amazing growth peaked?

Comments 1 Whether or not Dota 2 has overtaken League of Legends in the player number stakes (clue: it hasn’t), the question is, how big could Dota 2 be? Valve’s MOBA is massive, in a way that dwarfs every other game availa...
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3 ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’ Trailers Hint That Uhura Has A Bigger Role In Sequel

‘Star Trek Into Darkness’ International Trailer Shows Us Why None of Us Are Safe Carol Pinchefsky Contributor ‘Star Trek’ Trailer Shows Shuttle Is the Ship That Made the Kessel Run Carol Pinchefsky Contr...
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Citizen Hearing On Disclosure Day 4: Global UFO Encounters Take The Stage …

Possibly the most intriguing testimony offered today so far came from a former 25-year Peruvian air force fighter pilot. Col. Oscar Santa-Maria (pictured below). In 1980, he was ordered to takeoff and shoot down a sphere-shaped...
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Ladies, Are You Smearing Toxic Metals On Your Lips Every Day?

A new study from the University of California, Berkeley and the Oakland, Calif.-based nonprofit Asian Communities for Reproductive Justice might make us rethink sexy red lips. According to the paper published online today in En...
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Passenger jet nearly strikes UFO over Scotland

GLASGOW, Scotland, May 2 (UPI) — British aviation authorities confirmed a jet carrying about 200 passengers nearly collided with a UFO above Scotland. The British Airprox Board, which is run by the Civil Aviation Authorit...
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Scientists 3-D Print A Bionic Ear With Help From A High School Kid

A team of scientists at Princeton University–along with one very savvy high school student–have managed to create a truly bionic ear. It’s not just a replacement–it has sensors woven throughout the tissu...
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Meet the man warp-driving the ‘Star Trek’ bridge restoration

Huston Huddleston poses with actress Denise Crosby, Tasha Yar from “The Next Generation.” (Credit: Huston Huddleston) Huston Huddleston is playing a seminal role in the “Star Trek” universe right now. It...
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fans’ guide to dressing like a trekkie

The Trekkie Girls’ own uniforms were hand-made in Hong Kong and are not reserved only for premieres and conventions – the dedicated fans reveal they also wore them for Sam’s hen party. Star Trek Into Darkness ...
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Scientists Create Hybrid, Air-Transmissible Bird Flu Strains

The most recent bird flu strain claimed another victim today, bringing the number of dead to 27, all in China. So far 127 people have fallen ill, and world health authorities say the new H7N9 flu is a global threat that should ...
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JJ Abrams, George Takei to Do ‘Star Trek’ Facebook Chat

Star Trek Into Darkness director J.J. Abrams will participate in a Facebook Live video chat hosted by comedian Andy Samberg on May 10, just a week before the anticipated summer blockbuster hits theaters on May 17. The chat — ...
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NASA Wants To Send Your Haiku To Mars

When NASA launches the Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft in November, it wants to pack onboard a DVD containing three poetic messages to everyone’s second-favorite planet. Any Earthling can submit ...
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Remember Me trailer explains how we’ll play the game of mind games

The latest trailer for Capcom’s Remember Me spends six-and-a-half minutes explaining its backstory, memory modification techniques, and cute made-up words like “Remembrane.” As a gifted “memory hunter” in Neo-Paris, y...
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OpenWorm Is An Open-Source Virtual Worm, Accurate In Every Way

Predictive models are essential in engineering fields, but less common in biology, though accurate simulations of living organisms could help us understand disease, drug efficacy and neuroscience. OpenWorm, a new open-source pr...
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Should he baldly go? Benedict Cumberbatch found Star Trek Into Darkness …

He said today: “Which way to do my hair was the hardest thing really – straight or curly, or long with bangs (fringe), or a sort of ponytail, or maybe no hair.” Cumberbatch, 36, said getting his body into the ...
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Why Your Grocery Store Is Installing Military Cameras

The retail giant Kroger is using infrared cameras in 95 percent of its stores, and if all goes as planned, no one will even notice the cameras are there. A system called QueVision, first established in 2010, puts cameras above ...
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Stars swarm ‘ Star Trek Into Darkness ‘ premiere Set gazers to stunned …

LONDON — Set gazers to stunned. Hundreds of fans lined up six deep in London’s Leicester Square to catch a glimpse of the “Star Trek Into Darkness” cast, who beamed into Thursday night’s world prem...
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Erie County witness ‘overcome with fear’ watching rectangle UFO

An Erie County, PA, witness reported becoming fearful while watching a rectangle-shaped object crossing the sky about 9:35 p.m. on May 1, 2013, that appeared to be fluttering, according to testimony from the Mutual UFO Network ...
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New Trailer for Roland Emmerich’s WHITE HOUSE DOWN Starring Channing Tatum and Jamie Foxx

Columbia Pictures has released a new trailer for director Roland Emmerich’s White House Down.  The story follows a rejected Secret Service applicant (Channing Tatum) who must save the President (Jamie Foxx) when a heavily-ar...
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Elder Scrolls Online trailer sets up the main quest, shows off new Oblivion realm

When I saw Elder Scrolls Online a few months ago, it was revealed that the player will be sent on a central quest in the vein of those presented by the franchise’s single player offerings. In ESO’s case, it will revolve aro...
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Edgar Wright Screens SHAUN OF THE DEAD and Debuts UK Trailer for THE WORLD’S END; SCOTT PILGRIM VS THE WORLD Cast Joins Him for Encore Screening

Just last night, writer-director Edgar Wright participated in a pair of QAs at screenings of Shaun of the Dead and Scott Pilgrim vs. the World as part of Entertainment Weekly’s ongoing CapeTown Film Fest.  In addition to pr...
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