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  • Five for Fighting's Ondrasik: Would Love to See His Music in 2K's 'Civilization'
    Five for Fighting's Ondrasik would love to see his music in 2K's 'Civilization'
    Grammy-nominated and multi-platinum musician Five for Fighting, AKAJohn Ondrasik, isn't the first person you'd expect to want to be a part of a video game soundtrack, but the life-long gamer and dad told AXS today he'd love to have his...
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    Nancy Pelosi: All civilization would be in jeopardy if GOP wins Senate
    Forget the threat posed by radical ISIS militants. According to House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, the California Democrat once called "mind-numbingly stupid" by Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., all of civilization would be threatened if...
  • 'Civilization: Beyond Earth' set for October 24th launch
    'Civilization: Beyond Earth' ready for launch on October 24th
    Prep your boosters and prepare the launch pad,Beyond Earth, the latest entry to the strategy seriesCivilization is set to blast off on October 24th, 2014.Civilization: Beyond Earthpromises players the ability to expand mankind's reach to the...
  • Civilization
    'Civilization': A brief history of just one more turn
    2K Games and Firaxis Games officially unveiled “Civilization: Beyond Earth” at PAX East, which ended Sunday. The storied franchise heads for the stars for the second time in its twenty-three year history but the history of Sid Meier...
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    ‘Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth’ announced for PC release
    The website Ign.com has confirmed the existence of a new game in the “Sid Meier’s Civilization” franchise. That title is called “Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth,” and it was announced on April 12, 2014....
  • Obama the Emperor
    Getting to the fork in the road
    There comes a time in the history of each great civilization where the citizens are put to the test of collapse or survival of society. This most often is a gradual occurrence that is barely noticeable by the citizenry, but is caused by series of...
  • Handwriting
    Why technology will end handwriting
    Handwriting has turned into a generational tool. Many people still use handwriting to communicate, but it's coming to an end. Baby-boomers are the champions at communicating by letter while generation X was the last generation as a whole to...
  • "Civilization V: Brave New World" box art
    ‘Civilization V: Brave New World’ expansion pack now available
    The website Civfanatics.com has confirmed that the latest expansion pack for the game “Civilization V” has been released. That expansion pack is called “Civilization V: Brave New World,” and it was released on July 9, 2013....
  • Giza Necropolis
    Did the Pyramids save a Civilization from disaster?
    Mainstream scientists believe the Giza pyramids were constructed with the sole intent to send kings on a journey to the afterlife. Authors Scott Creighton and Gary Osborn provide compelling evidence that suggests the pyramids were a clock, a...
  • The Law of the Horse
    Meet the new web, same as the old West
    I was watching "How the West Was Won," the rather two-dimensional film from the 1960s, when I was realizing the movie seemed to be all about space, and how cyberspace also is a range war, a street fight, the season of conflict, the Net...
  • XCOM: Enemy Unknown
    Under the microscope: XCOM: Enemy Unknown
    Strategy games (turn-based or otherwise) usually have their own niche market. Sure, there are the Blizzard strategy games that have a wide appeal and the franchises like Civilization that have been around for decades. With no new Starcraft...
  • The Brief History of Civilized Man
    The Brief History of Civilized Man
    Perhaps a fitting subtitle for this article is, 'Why mankind needs to believe in God'. The object of every religion has been to raise man out of barbarism and teach ethics that honor the virtues of equality, compassion, truthfulness and...
  • Up close NASA view of a comet
    Twinkle twinkle little star whoops, here it comes
    Twinkle twinkle little star, how I wonder where you are; even though you could be small, you’ll smash to earth and kill us all!I’ve been watching the science channels lately and not for the important scientific advances that will allow...
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    Reddit user plays the same game of 'Civilization II" for the past ten years
    The game "Civilization II" was originally released on the PC in 1996. In most games of "Civilization" people will end their game once they have gotten to the present day in game years, built a wonder, built a space or have a...
  • Civilization 5
    Civilization 5 now 75% off - limited time only!
    This weekend only Steam is having a sale on Sid Meyer's latest Civilization game, Civilization 5. In this turn based strategy game players rule their own civilization from dawn of time into the far future. Will you conquer the world or perhaps...