Germany's Best eSports Teams Gather At Intel Friday Night Games

How computers learned to beat Atari video games


Could you beat a machine at a video game? With a new system created by artificial intelligence researchers, it just became less likely. Continue reading

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Activists Protest Proposed Canadian Tar Sands Oil Pipeline

Obama vetoes Keystone Pipeline expansion


President Obama has vetoed a bill that would approve the Keystone Pipeline expansion, a project causing fierce debate between Republican lawmakers and environmentalists. Continue reading

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Massachusetts Buried By Yet Another Blizzard

Record snowfalls and cold raise questions of climate change


An influx of winter storms has left Boston’s transportation systems crippled and its residents struggling to cope. Continue reading

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Burlington is first U.S. city to hit 100 percent renewable energy


Vermont’s largest city just became the first in the U.S. to use 100 percent renewable energy, in a move that they say could serve as a model for the rest of the country. Continue reading

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How virtual reality hacks the brain


Filmmakers and journalists are using virtual reality to trick audiences’ brains into believing that they are in a new environment. Continue reading


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