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We talk to the developer of Plague Inc. about his thoughts on Ebola and try to recreate the outbreak in the game.

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NASA's Chief Scientist takes us on a guided tour of the wonderfully alien sights of Saturn's largest moon, Titan.

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What are the most famous warships of the 20th century?

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What are the symptoms of Ebola? How do we stop it? Is it a real concern for the US or other first-world nations? Let's answer these questions and go over the timeline of the 2014 outbreak.

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Exposing yourself to radiation and mutagens seem like a great idea in comic books and movies, but let's look at the unsurprising reality of what would actually happen to you.

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The best bargain gaming PC that we could convince Escapist tech guru Devin Connors to build without giving him an aneurysm.

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In Sharknado, tornadoes are scooping sharks out of the ocean and flinging them at hapless victims. But how absurd of a concept is this, really?

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The Hubble space telescope has been capturing the beauty of our universe for years. Here are seven gorgeous galaxies.

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Sometimes, a science faux pas takes away from a movie. Here are four science mistakes that Star Wars has made in the past that Episode VII can either address or avoid.

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From stunning stars, to gorgeous galaxies, to knockout nebulae, here are seven spectacular space photos to inspire and astound.

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What are those strange lines on Europa? Why do Io's volcanoes seem to be misplaced? What is the origin of that colossal ridge on Iapetus?

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Can we make a biologically believable vampire?

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Scientists once believed the Earth was flat. What other silly theories were widely accepted by science in the past?

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Want the best bang for you buck on a summer PC build? Follow our guide.

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Can Google's plan for global domination beat out Apple, or is it doomed to fail?