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Future Power Source? China Plans Masive Solar Power Station in Sky

What science fiction writer Isaac Asimov wrote in his 1941 short story “Reason” speculating space stations to transmit energy to Earth using microwave beams may become a reality soon, if Chinese scientists have their way to build ambitious solar-power generating station somewhere up in the sky. Wang Xiji, a scientist who had spent 50 years on the concept at the ...

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Sony ropes in Wolfman to write for multiplayer online game PlanetSide 2

Sony Online Entertainment said award-winning author Marv Wolfman has joined its team to write the historic fiction for the upcoming massively multiplayer online first person shooter (MMOFPS), PlanetSide2. This will be the first time the PlanetSide franchise narrative has been detailed. “Marv is an extremely talented writer and was an instrumental partner in the creation of DC Universeā„¢ Online; we ...

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