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Life 3.0

Life 3.0

Cosmologist and Massachusetts Institute of Technology physics professor, Max Tegmark, is a big-picture thinker. His previous book describes how our universe is a mathematical construct and makes a compelling argument for multiverse theory. The math is a bit tricky, but the dialogue is easy to follow. When he defines the words “life” and “intelligence” for […]

Drone journalism

Drone journalism

Like most professions, journalism has evolved to meet the demands of new, ubiquitous technologies, which deliver stories and content to viewers over multiple platforms. MSU Denver is launching a new course called drone journalism, created by Professor Kip Wotkyns for the 2017 fall semester. Wotkyns first began discussing drones with Robert Amend, Chair of the […]

Anime Club Celebrates Close Friendships and ‘90s Nostalgia

Anime Club Celebrates Close Friendships and ‘90s Nostalgia

Anime is a huge part of American culture. Kids in the ‘90s grew up watching programs like “Sailor Moon,” “Dragon Ball Z” and “Naruto” among other animated shows. They were the Saturday morning cartoons, indistinguishable from the rest. Members of the Auraria Campus Anime Club reminisce about their childhood memories when they meet every Tuesday […]

The coolest nerds in town: All C’s Collectibles

The coolest nerds in town: All C’s Collectibles

Thirty years ago, having a love for comic books meant affiliation with the nerd community. Today, one would be hard-pressed to find someone who hasn’t seen, or at least heard of, the current trending movies based off of DC and Marvel comic books. Heroes like Spiderman, Batman and Captain America – that have all been […]

Cheers, beers and boardgames

Cheers, beers and boardgames

Lovers of board games, card games and craft beer who live in the Denver area are in great company. A social meet-up group called Denver Boardgame Night meets weekly to explore these passions at various breweries throughout the metro area and the turnout is something that must be experienced to truly appreciate. Having gone myself, […]

Follow Five Friday – Board Game Enthusiasts

Follow Five Friday – Board Game Enthusiasts

  Board gaming was once a niche hobby familiar to few, but has surged in popularity over recent years. Board games are making their comeback as a form of mainstream entertainment and hundreds of new games are being produced each year in an attempt to pique the interest of prospective new gamers. People who crave […]