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Scientists observe dinosaur pigments

Dinosaur fossils may finally reveal their true colours thanks to a sophisticated x-ray technique. Scientists have been able to examine tiny traces of …

Richard Garriott and his Nerdy Dream House

Old-school computer gamers will likely have heard of Richard Garriott, AKA “Lord British,” the designer of the classic and long-running Ultima series of single- and multi-player fantasy role-playing games. I have to admit to being sort of obsessed with Ultima VII back in the ninth grade, drawn in by its huge, quirky world — fantasy/medieval [...]