Strategy video game
Strategy video game is a video game genre that emphasizes skillful thinking and planning to achieve victory. It emphasizes strategic, tactical, and sometimes logistical challenges. Many games also off...
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Plants vs zombies with cheats
Play official plant vs zombies online with cheats in flash. Get ready to soil your plants in this award-winning action strategy.
Inland taipan, most venomous snake in the world
The inland taipan (Oxyuranus microlepidotus) is considered the most venomous land snake in the world, the venom from one bite is enough to kill 100 humans.
Two stars crash into each other, wobbling the universe and flinging out huge amounts of gold
Two stars crash into each other, wobbling the universe and flinging out huge amounts of gold Two stars slammed into each other deep in space, sending out huge amounts of gold in an alchemical explosio...
Coastal Taipan - Snake Facts
The coastal taipan is the largest venomous snake found in Australia and it's venom is rated as the 3rd most toxic in the world.
Scientists prove comets can't explain alien megastructure
Three months ago, news broke that a giant "alien megastructure" could exist around a bizarre-looking star 1,500 light-years away.
Epic Viking War ~ the Lego Chess Battle Movie
The epic struggle of Red vs. Blue.
BBC Future - The cyborg chess players that can’t be beaten
Computers have revolutionised the way chess is played – and the best chess programs are impossible to beat. But could a player that’s part human and part computer be even more powerful?
Hubble View: Smoke Ring for a Halo
Two stars shine through the center of a ring of cascading dust in this image taken by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. The star system is named DI Cha, and while only two stars are apparent, it is...
The Mechanical Chess Player That Unsettled the World
At the dawn of that decade, an inventor by the name of Wolfgang von Kempelen debuted his latest creation in Vienna: A chess-playingautomaton made for Habsburg Archduchess Maria Theresa. Known initiall...
'Failed star' displays powerful auroras
Astronomers for the first time have spotted an aurora outside of our solar system.
Graveyard of Stars May Lie at Milky Way's Center
An unidentified blast of powerful X-rays suggests something violent is happening at the core of the galaxy—but astronomers aren't sure what it is.
Astronomers Discover Gigantic Star-Eating Black Hole 2.9 Billion Light Years Away
On January 21, 2009, the ROTSE 111b telescope captured an incredibly bright flash of light deep in the cosmos. Scientists are now speculating that this brilliant flash was from a star being swallowed ...
An explosive quartet
Astronomers using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope have, for the first time, spotted four images of a distant exploding star. The images are arranged in a cross-shaped pattern by the powerful gravi...
Fastest Star in the Milky Way Found Zipping Out of Galaxy
A star is racing out of the Milky Way at a blistering 2.6 million miles an hour (4.2 million kilometers an hour), astronomers report Thursday in Science, making it the fastest moving star ever found. ...
A young star takes centre stage
The star in the centre, known as V1331 Cyg and located in the dark cloud LDN 981 — or, more commonly, Lynds 981 — had previously been defined as a T Tauri star. A T Tauri is a young star — or Young St...
4X game
4X is a genre of strategy-based video and board games in which players control an empire and "eXplore, eXpand, eXploit, and eXterminate". The term was first coined by Alan Emrich in his September 1993...
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Artillery game
Artillery games are early two or three-player (usually turn-based) video games involving tanks fighting each other in combat or similar. Artillery games are among the earliest computer games developed...
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Real-time strategy
Real-time strategy (RTS) is a subgenre of strategy video games which does not progress incrementally in turns.The term "Real-time strategy" appeared in BYTE magazine in 1982, but usually Brett Sperry ...
Real-time tactics
Real-time tactics or RTT is a subgenre of tactical wargames played in real-time simulating the considerations and circumstances of operational warfare and military tactics. It is differentiated from ...
Turn-based strategy
A turn-based strategy (TBS) game is a strategy game (usually some type of wargame, especially a strategic-level wargame) where players take turns when playing. This is distinguished from real time str...
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God game
A god game is an artificial life game that casts the player in the position of controlling the game on a large scale, as an entity with divine/supernatural powers, as a great leader, or with no specif...