Science news:

  • NASA just doubled the number of known exoplanets
  • The Cassini spacecraft will go out in a blaze of glory crashing into Saturn
  • For the first time, scientists have detected ripples in spacetime
  • We missed real-life hobbits by only 15000 years
  • Rogue planets – worlds without homes
  • Astronomers predict the existence of a giant ninth planet

Features:

  • How can we fix sexism in science?
  • He went in peace for all mankind
  • The danger isn’t artificial intelligence – it’s us
  • Getting started with the Raspberry Pi 3
  • EmDrive: the mysterious propulsion technology that seems to defy physics
  • China wants to gamify being a “good” citizen
  • Women in tech history: Margaret Hamilton
  • Women in tech history: Grace Hopper
  • Women in tech history: ENIAC and the programming pioneers nobody new
  • Women in tech history: Katherine Johnson
  • Women in tech history: Bletchley Park
  • We need to prepare for a world with robots
  • 10 common science myths that refuse to die
  • Homeopathy: the air guitar of medicine
  • 5 everyday mysteries that scientists can’t explain (yet)
  • What is quantum computing?
  • 7 maths facts that blow our minds
  • Who’s to blame when your self-driving car crashes?

Gaming news:

  • Erase All Kittens: an online platform game that teaches you to code
  • The top 7 weirdest devices that can run Doom
  • Raspberry Pi + IKEA = ultimate arcade table
  • You can help program the first quantum computers just by playing this game
  • There’s an online game for coders that lets you program your units
  • This is the first massively multiplayer shooter people play in real life
  • Do violent videogames cause aggressive behaviour?