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Washington Post:  In the world of war games, Volko Ruhnke has  become a hero

Washington Post: In the world of war games, Volko Ruhnke has become a hero

Other April 22, 2014 0

War game designer Volko Rulnke plays the board game Angola at the World boardgaming Championships in Lancaster, PA., in August. (Al Tielemans/For The Washington Post) Written by Jason Albert  At the last stop on a

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The Economist: To understand war, American officials are playing board games

The Economist: To understand war, American officials are playing board games

Other April 22, 2014 0

Military strategy War games Mar 15th 2014  TWO evenings a month, four dozen defence and intelligence officials gather in an undisclosed building in Virginia. They chat informally about “what if” scenarios. For example: what

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Financial Times: War games in The Hague: global leaders 1, bad guys 0

Financial Times: War games in The Hague: global leaders 1, bad guys 0

Other April 22, 2014 0

Barack Obama, Xi Jinping, David Cameron and 50 other world leaders are battling against the clock to protect the world from a “dirty bomb” attack by terrorists in the heart of a major financial

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Los Angeles Times: Scientists use math — and computer war games — to show how society evolved

Los Angeles Times: Scientists use math — and computer war games — to show how society evolved

Other April 21, 2014 0

By Monte Morin September 24, 2013, 6:00 a.m. How did human societies ever manage to evolve from small, tightknit groups into vast, organized states? Researchers, using computers and math, show it was the result of

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New York Times: Attack Ravages Power Grid. (Just a Test.)

New York Times: Attack Ravages Power Grid. (Just a Test.)

Other April 16, 2014 0

By Matthew L. Wald Attack Ravages Power Grid. (Just a Test.) Published: November 14, 2013 WASHINGTON — In windowless rooms from here to California, nearly 10,000 electrical engineers, cybersecurity specialists, utility executives and F.B.I.

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The New York Times: Basic Training

The New York Times: Basic Training

Other April 9, 2014 0

Basic Training Recumbent strategist: H. G. Wells, left, plays at war in a game of his own devising. (Illustration from the Illustrated London News – 1913) By Mark Wallace  If you happened to visit the

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BBC: Little Wars: How HG Wells created hobby war gaming

BBC: Little Wars: How HG Wells created hobby war gaming

Other April 1, 2014 0

By Trevor Timpson                                                               

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BBC – Viewpoint: 10 big myths about World War One debunked

BBC – Viewpoint: 10 big myths about World War One debunked

Other April 1, 2014 0

No war in history attracts more controversy and myth than World War One. For the soldiers who fought it was in some ways better than previous conflicts, and in some ways worse. By setting

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Philadelphia Inquirer: War buffs do battle (no blood), Convention pulls in fans of miniature conflicts.

Philadelphia Inquirer: War buffs do battle (no blood), Convention pulls in fans of miniature conflicts.

Other March 22, 2014 0

War buffs do battle (no blood), Convention pulls in fans of miniature conflicts By Art Carey INQUIRER STAFF WRITER                              

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