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Entries from November 2010

NASA announcement about extraterrestrial life

November 30th, 2010 · 1 Comment

NASA will announce new findings with regards to the search for extraterrestrial life! Coming Thursday, Dec 2nd, at 20:00h CET we will know what it is about exactly, but the people that will be present seems to indicate that it has to do with Mars. I will keep you posted.

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Tags: Astronomy

Oxygen atmosphere not exclusive to Earth

November 29th, 2010 · No Comments

The Cassini-Huygens mission has captured the first direct evidence of an oxygen atmosphere on a world other than Earth. The tenuous atmosphere exists around Saturn’s moon Rhea. Finds like these, and the abundance of water all over the universe, support the notion the life-as-we-not-it is not exclusive our planet. I am sure that it is […]

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Tags: Astronomy

Darkspore Developer Diary: Loot

November 27th, 2010 · No Comments

Darkspore Developer Diary: Loot from Darkspore on Vimeo

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Tags: Spore · Video

Darkspore Developer Walkthrough

November 20th, 2010 · No Comments

I seem to have missed these last week, but here they are in case you haven’t seen them either.

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Extragalactical planet

November 19th, 2010 · No Comments

As if proof the existence of many exoplanets is not exciting enough, now scientists have found one that is of extragalactical origin. Science Express has an interesting article on the subject. The planet is special in other ways too, it survived the expansion of its host star. Its name is HIP 13044 b for the […]

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Tags: Astronomy

Games enter Streetnames

November 11th, 2010 · No Comments

It seems that society now is aware video games are here to stay. The Spanish city Zaragoza is giving the streets in a new neighbourhood names that involve games like The Sims and Mario Bros. Click this link to read more about it.

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Tags: Spore

Darkspore Diary: Mike Perry

November 10th, 2010 · No Comments


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Darkspore Beta sign-up

November 3rd, 2010 · No Comments

As you can notice by the increasing Darkspore news, its release is getting nearer! Starting today you can sign-up to be part of the beta-test via www.darkspore.com. Thanks go to my hosts at www.sgsgames.com for the news.

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Tags: News · Spore