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Mario Meets With His Agent (plus: Luigi’s real voice)

It’s not easy being Mario. He’s in trouble with PETA, he has to change his name, he has to give up the love of his life… I guess it’s all worth it to be a hit video game star, though… right? Link via [Geeks Are Sexy]

Would The Three Laws of Robotics Work?

Fans of science fiction master Isaac Asimov’s classic Foundation Series (or “I, Robot”) are familiar with his “Three Laws of Robotics.” A robot may not injure a human being or, through inaction, allow a human being to come to harm. A robot must obey any orders given to it by human beings, except where such orders would [...]

Mammoth to be reborn within four years ?

A breakthrough in cloning technology could see a live mammoth being born within just four years. In 2008 Dr. Teruhiko Wakayama was able to clone a mou…

I, For One, Welcome Our New Furniture Overlords

Voices from the off 1 (2008) by Julian Göthe Is that an alien being disguised as furniture or is it artwork by Julian Göthe? This wonderful piece is part of Julian Göthe’s exhibition “Events during Flood” at the Galerie Buchholz in 2008 but just in case I’m mistaken let me just say I, for one, welcome [...]