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2013-05-24 23:28:08

MARI GAMES announces the launch of their competition game center to showcase game submissions from the Thinking Challenge. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) May 23, 2013 MARI GAMES, the innovative gaming competition series, is pleased to announce the launch of the MARI game center located at http://www.marigames.org. All of the game submissions from the competition are fraction based and hosted in the center. The simple layout of the site enables users to move seamlessly from game to game while...

2013-04-30 10:56:05

This past weekend teams from the National Football League used statistics like height, weight and speed to draft the best college players, and in a few weeks, armchair enthusiasts will use similar measures to select players for their own fantasy football teams. Neuroscientists at Carnegie Mellon University are taking a similar approach to compile "dream teams" of neurons using a statistics-based method that can evaluate the fitness of individual neurons. After assembling the teams, a...


Word of the Day
kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'