Emerging Tech

Liquid metal nanoparticles could tear apart superbugs like tiny Terminators

Could liquid metal be the answer to the major (and potentially deadly) problem of antibiotic resistance? Researchers at Australia’s Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) university believe so — and they’ve got the magnetic nanoparticles to back up their theory. “Currently, there is a rise of drug-resistance among bacteria,” postdoctoral fellow Dr. Vi Khanh Truong, […]


Battletech gets Heavy Metal expansion on November 21

Paradox Interactive and Harebrained Schemes announced the Heavy Metal expansion for mech combat game Battletech will go live on November 21. The company announced the $ 20 expansion for the 35-year-old franchise at PDXCON, the annual celebration of Paradox’s global community. It will be included for free for those who have already bought a season […]