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Forget Covid, the Las Vegas Strip May Have a New Health Problem

Forget Covid, the Las Vegas Strip May Have a New Health Problem

The last two years have taught epidemiologists a great deal about real-time surveillance of communicable diseases. One of the lessons learned is that wastewater can say a lot about a population. So, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the US Centers for Disease Control launched the National Wastewater Monitoring System (NWSS) in September 2020. The …

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Five Steps For Learning Even The Most Daunting Tabletop Roleplaying Game

Five Steps For Learning Even The Most Daunting Tabletop Roleplaying Game

Image: Paizo / Monte Cook Games / Wizards Of The Coast / Paradox / Renegade Game Studios / Far Future Enterprises / R. Talsorian Games / Evil Hat / Catalyst Game Labs / Kotaku Tabletop roleplaying games can be intimidating. With hefty tomes of rules that can mirror and outpace the size of a college …

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Microsoft Faces a ‘Minecraft’ Backlash

Microsoft Faces a 'Minecraft' Backlash

In 2021 alone, the mobile version of the popular video game “Minecraft” generated $160.7 million in global IAP revenue. This represents an increase of 12.68% over the previous year. Interestingly enough, the video game is only on the rise despite its age, in part due to its acquisition by Microsoft. (MSFT) – Get the report …

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