A gallery of sublime photographs from across our solar system

These are the postcards people will send home from their interplanetary vacations in 500 years. For now we can only gather them with robots, space stations and satellites. Still, it's pretty awesome to be living in a time when we can do even that. All these incredible visions are taken from Michael Benson's new art… » 11/07/12 7:00am 11/07/12 7:00am

The Cursor Is Your Friend In Scifi Text Adventure Games

Before video games were blasting you into 80 billion megapixels with enough raw processing power to send a human to Jupiter and back, they used to exist as mere words on the screen. Much like audiobooks, text adventure games exist halfway between reading and watching a movie. In the heyday of text games, Infocom… » 1/11/08 6:00pm 1/11/08 6:00pm