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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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