Sep
19th

Video gamers solve microbiology puzzle

If this news is true, that’s really cool.

Scientists had been struggling to map the structure of M-PMV, a protein involved in a virus that causes a form of simian Aids, in an experiment called CASP9. The search, in that experiment and others, had been going on for more than a decade. The solution was not found by a laboratory but the players of an online puzzle game.

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Aug
9th

Bounty Hounds Online

Bounty Hounds Online is a third person action MMORPG set in a 3D science-fiction environment. The game provides a lively world that never sleeps and in which players will fight for a powerful mercenary faction. Bounty Hounds Online is free to play for everyone. But players will also have the option to buy diamonds as an in-game currency. Diamonds can be spent on superior premium items or in-game advantages such as additional backpack slots and a warp mode to quickly travel around the world.

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Aug
19th

Journey to the Edge of the Universe

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A nice documentary movie about a fantastic voyage to the far reaches of the Universe..

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Jun
27th

Sanctum

Sanctum is a single-player first-person tower defense game set in a beautiful science fiction world.

Defend your hometown from invading hordes of mysterious, hostile alien creatures by building defensive structures and using upgradeable hand-held weapons.

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Jan
14th

Shattered Galaxy (mmo-rts)

Shattered Galaxy is a unique online only gaming experience where players become military tacticians trying to secure their dominance throughout the massive persistent universe.

Engage opponents in frenzied tactical struggles. Unite with allies to contest enemy nations’ territorial claims. Customize your units with equipment best suited for your objectives. Achieve promotions for yourself and new upgrades for your war machines. Research new technologies to devastate the opposition. Enter the world of Shattered Galaxy, where battles last minutes and wars span months.

Link to Shattered Galaxy

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Dec
10th

A real WormHole

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On December 9th 2009, on the skies of NorWay a strange thing appeared, that thing looks like a ‘Gateway’ or a ‘WormHole’ as seen in many sci-fi fictions.. Wonder what is it? Here is a possible list:

1. Fake
2. WormHole
3. A cloacked ship entering hyperspace
4. Fireworks
5. Natural Phenomenon
6. Mysticism (something religious)
7. Russian Rocket (exploded)
8. Some kind of (human) Experiment
9. Time Travel or Multiverse

And you what do you think it is?

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Oct
28th

Face of ManKind

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Face of Mankind is a Massively Multiplayer Online (MMO) Action RPG in a single persistent universe. You will control a single character in the science-fiction game world.

Once installed on your PC you will have access to an ever changing game environment via your internet connection. Thousands of players throughout the universe co-operate, compete or co-exist in a realistic and futuristic world of the 24th+ century. The skill and luck of the players from rival factions change the balance of power. Players have full control over their gaming experience by creating their own rules, faction hierarchy and story. The objective of the game is to evolve your character to its ultimate potential, whether that is the accumulation of wealth, power, social status or all three.

Free accounts will be available for everyone. These free accounts are without time limitation. However, additional features and options are available for subscribers. These premium accounts will be available at a low rate, which is yet to be announced.

Link to 24th Century

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Nov
22nd

Dead Space Animated Comic issue 6

EA has created a comic book prequel series for the game Dead Space,
should be 6 issues, plus an animation DVD.

Official site

If you want you can download the videos in HD here (0 – 5)

Download the comic issue 6 (the last issue that complete the story)

Click on more to watch first six (0 to 5) comic issues

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Sep
9th

Dead Space Animated Comic and DownFall Trailer

EA has created a comic book prequel series for the game Dead Space,
should be 6 issues, plus an animation DVD.

Official site

If you want you can download the videos in HD here

Click on more to watch first six (0 to 5) comic issues

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May
9th

FOLD IT

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Beacouse the most cutting-edge computer is our brain.

Foldit is a revolutionary new computer game enabling you to contribute to important scientific research.

From what i read on the website, they present the player with a puzzle-game, they plan (if premises are true) to teach computers the human strategies to fold proteins faster than ever.

This proteins researches involves to help find a cure for cancer, hiv (aids) and alzheimer, as well as developing more efficient bio-fuel.

Link Fold.it (the game)

Link Folding AT Home (the distribuited processing calculations)

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