Monthly Archives: August 2014


If I would have to pick out one announcement from last week’s Gamescom that got the most attention, I would take Microsoft and Crystal Dynamics revealing the next Tomb Raider as an Xbox exclusive. Most of the discussion surrounding the subject concerned the duration of the exclusivity. Of course, if Microsoft has paid a lot of money to Square Enix for the exclusivity, they will not easily disclose the duration but instead provide some murky statements. Still, it’s clear that it’s coming to PlayStation 4 and PC at a later time, which shouldn’t surprise anyone.

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I would think most physicists cringe when they hear someone mention “The God Particle” while referring to the Higgs boson. I do, at least a little bit, but at the same time I understand the value in making science a little more sexy. That’s what the documentary Particle Fever does, as it follows the journey to discovering the Higgs.

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