Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - February 11, 2009


The newly published Guinness World Records 2009: Gamer's Edition has awarded "The America's Army" PC game with five world records, the Army News Service reported on Tuesday.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.