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Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Researchers from Germany's Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration IZM in Berlin has developed a new breathing sensor system that help prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). This syst...

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University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

Cornell University has built a grass lawn inside their school library as a part of a project of their institution's Department of Design and Environmental Analysis. The department is currently conducting a r...

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Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Meet, the Scrubba, a portable washing machine, in form of a bag. This wash bag, allows people to do their laundry, on-the-go. The Scrubba is a lightweight, foldable bag that features small nodules to help sc...

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Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Thanks to Japan's new invention, the Deoest underwear, extreme farters can now release their foul smelling gas and prevent people near them from fainting. It is a fart-deodorizing underwear, created by Profe...

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Irrational Games Presents A Glimpse of “BioShock in the Sky”

Written on August 17, 2010 by Rudfer Tyron

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The crew cut its silence--finally. Irrational Games, developer of the original BioShock, held a peculiar party at New York's Plaza Hotel last week to unleash a project that has been only known until now as Project Icarus.

As creative director Ken Levine took center stage, he let the curtain rise for Columbia, an awe-inspiring city in the sky, bearing American flags, skyscrapers suspended through contained helium, and ghastly creatures that served a recall of BioShock’s Big Daddies.

As the trailer rolled, there had been more depictions of BioShock’s Rapture, the crumbled utopian city down under. When the video finished, Levine disclosed that Irrational Games’ new project is a version of the franchise set on the clouds called BioShock Infinite.

Levine described it as a hypothetical “moon landing of 1900–an expression of American genius designed to demonstrate to the world by example the founding democratic principles of the United States…however, what started out as the Apollo Project became the Death Star. The city, which turns out to be armed to the teeth, goes off-mission, becomes embroiled in a violent international incident…and promptly disappears behind the clouds.”

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