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Biologists start sharing unpublished work—oh, the horror!

Many of them end up eventually appearing in academic journals, although others will spend their entire existence in the arXiv.Until recently, biology hadn't even managed to create anything that Elsevier would want to acquire. read more

The claw is gonna get ya! (if the explosions don't!)

The last couple of days have kept me busy creating a "physics powered" grab arm for picking up the crates.When the player gets the crates to the exit, the claw comes to get it. read more

Neil deGrasse Tyson says it’s ‘very likely’ the universe is a simulation

At the most recent Isaac Asimov Memorial Debate, recently held at New York’s Hayden Planetarium, scientists gathered to address the question for the year: Is the universe a computer simulation?And, if our universe were a big, elaborate lie, could we ever devise some test to prove that fact? read more