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Europa Universalis 4 - Castile - Tutorial for Beginners! #1 - Diplomacy and Politics! Using math to calculate how long it would take vampires to annihilate humanity. Dragon Phylogeny (and competing arguments) RNA Editing. Just when we thought octopuses couldn't be any weirder, it turns out that they and their cephalopod brethren evolve differently from nearly every other organism on the planet.

RNA Editing

In a surprising twist, scientists have discovered that octopuses, along with some squid and cuttlefish species, routinely edit their RNA (ribonucleic acid) sequences to adapt to their environment. This is weird because that's really not how adaptations usually happen in multicellular animals. When an organism changes in some fundamental way, it typically starts with a genetic mutation - a change to the DNA.

Those genetic changes are then translated into action by DNA's molecular sidekick, RNA. You can think of DNA instructions as a recipe, while RNA is the chef that orchestrates the cooking in the kitchen of each cell, producing necessary proteins that keep the whole organism going. GasGuzzlers Extreme Manual. 13 of The Most Mysterious Books Ever Discovered – The Occult University Library. The Voynich Manuscript The Voynich manuscript is an illustrated codex hand-written in an unknown writing system.

13 of The Most Mysterious Books Ever Discovered – The Occult University Library

The vellum on which it is written has been carbon-dated to the early 15th century (1404–1438), and it may have been composed in Northern Italy during the Italian Renaissance. The manuscript is named after Wilfrid Voynich, a Polish book dealer who purchased it in 1912. Some of the pages are missing, with around 240 still remaining. The text is written from left to right, and most of the pages have illustrations or diagrams.

The Voynich manuscript has been studied by many professional and amateur cryptographers, including American and British codebreakers from both World War I and World War II. List of vehicular combat games - Wikipedia. Gameplay[edit] Subgenres[edit] Car[edit] Mecha[edit]

List of vehicular combat games - Wikipedia

Castles, Chateaux, Chateaux Forts and Manor Houses: castle information.

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Dark Champions Stuff. D&D 1E. Game Design And Theory. Historical Kingdoms/Names. Maps And Related Stuff. Names And Naming. Paranormal And Weird.

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Route 666. Skyscrapers. Tekumel. Victoriana. Homo Stellaris: Becoming the People of the Stars by Robert E. Hampson, Ph.D. It Would Cost £6.2 Octillion to Operate the Death Star Each Day. 223Share2 The Death Star from the Star Wars franchise is a technological wonder that could only exist in fiction.

It Would Cost £6.2 Octillion to Operate the Death Star Each Day

According to one estimate, the space station/galactic super-weapon would have taken 800,000 years and cost $852 quadrillion to construct. To commemorate the upcoming release of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (out in American theaters on December 16), Ovo Energy, an energy supply company based in Bristol, England, wanted to figure how much it would cost the Galactic Empire to run the Death Star each day.

Alexander Barnett, a math professor at Dartmouth University, and Stephen Skolnick, editor of Physics Central, crunched the numbers to find out the ship's daily cost of use. Eight Years in Azeroth. 10 Lessons From Real-Life Revolutions That Fictional Dystopias Ignore. Treatment of War Wounds: A Historical Review. What Really Happens When You Get Shot. Random Tavern Sign Generator by Justin Andrew Mason. Classic Riddles 1-100. Over the years I’ve collected almost 250 riddles from various places for use in roleplaying games.

Classic Riddles 1-100

Earth - The bizarre beasts living in Romania's poison cave. In the south-east of Romania, in Constanța county close to the Black Sea and the Bulgarian border, there lies a barren featureless plain.

Earth - The bizarre beasts living in Romania's poison cave

The desolate field is completely unremarkable, except for one thing. Below it lies a cave that has remained isolated for 5.5 million years. Superpower Wiki - Wikia. Reality check - Possible distance travelled by horse over 6 weeks? 20 Bizarre Beasts From Ancient Bestiaries. Spellbook Game Boxes. Metallic Dice Games. Hex Chest Dice Boxes. The original dice box you've seen on Reddit and Kickstarter, now available for purchase!

Hex Chest Dice Boxes

These beautiful and unique dice boxes make great gifts for your favorite gamer! About the dice box design: These dice boxes are designed to be unique and customizable for you! Beehive style comfortably holds 7 21mm (or smaller) dice. Open style holds about 14-15 mixed dice.Open style boxes can double as a small dice trayStrong neodymium magnets hold the box closed during transport Each completed Hex Chest includes: Hex Chest Dice Box - D20 Collective Exclusive. Looking to make a statement?

Hex Chest Dice Box - D20 Collective Exclusive

Do you have some lucky dice that deserve a fitting home? Look no further! Coat of Arms Design Studio. Overview The Coat of Arms Design Studio is a Java program that runs on most computers.

Coat of Arms Design Studio

(Windows, Mac OSX, Linux; but not phones/tablets.)Has over 200 built-in creature and symbol charges. Examples: Lion Rampant, Cross Flory, Owl, Bear Statant, Fleur-de-lis, Castle.Has a vast number of ordinaries–simple designs such as bands across the shield.Has many ways to divide the shield. If appropriate to the division, it can contain its own charges, ordinaries, and even child divisions. There are free and pro versions of the tool. The Vintyri™ Cartographic Collection. The Campaign Cartographer 3+ edition.

The Vintyri™ Cartographic Collection

The installation of the CC3+ version requires special steps. First download and read the installation guide! Download: (5.599 MB) Then download the main file: Download: (347.690 MB) and follow the installation instructions. Alternate for Mac and LINUX Users: Places of Horror - The Secrets of Scary Settings - Extra Credits. Gaming Scenery. What I Learned Running D&D 5e from Level 1 to 20: Sly Flourish. By Mike Shea on 4 April 2016 Since the release of the 5th Edition of Dungeons & Dragons I have had the opportunity to run a full campaign spanning levels 1 to 20. During this campaign, we ran through the two Tyranny of Dragons adventures, Hoard of the Dragon Queen and Rise of Tiamat and extended beyond the Sword Coast into the depths of the Nine Hells where our heroes cut down tremendous foes, including a few from Kobold Press's upcoming Tome of Beasts.

Finally, at level 20, our heroes faced the fully powered goddess of dragons herself, Tiamat. Shadowrun C.L.U.E. Files. Matrix location: High Programmer > Alan De Smet > Games > Role-Playing Games > Shadowrun > Shadowrun C.L.U.E. Files The C.L.U.E. files were a collection of stupid Shadowrun player stories collected by "Karen. " Sadly they've disappeared off the internet. The Shadowrun Archive: C.L.U.E. Files. Archetypes Revisited: Burned-Out Mage, 5e style. Royal and noble ranks. Can Wizards Avoid Another OGL Glut?

Collapse. 6 Underrated Predators With Mind-Blowing Abilities. A Ruby DSL for prototyping card games. Segmenting the Apocalypse - An Analytic Approach to Zombies - Avascent. Avascent Analytics prides itself on keeping our clients informed of current and future trends in the defense industry. With the Middle East drawdown and sequestration catching the attention of nearly every contractor, agency and service, we feel that the defense world is losing sight of some of the less traditional threats to national security. GUARDIANS Trailer (2017) Soviet Union Superheroes. Countries With The Most Venomous Animals. Photographs of Castles and Manor Houses around the World. The Vision of Infinite Dimensions. List of Hero System Products. Product Types[edit] Publishers and gamers classify HERO System products into a few types of books: Rulebook: Provides some version of the HERO System rules engine.Rules Supplement: Provides new or optional rules (for the game system as a whole, or a particular setting), but not the core rules engine itself.Genre Book: Covers creating and running games in a particular genre using the HERO System.Subgenre Book: Like a Genre Book, but focusing on a narrower segment of the full genre.Campaign Setting: Describes a fictional world and/or provides parameters for a campaign.Setting Expansion: Offers more detail on an existing Campaign Setting, such as detailing a single city or country within a larger fictional world.Creature Book: Describes general monsters, animals, or similar classes of characters.

HERO System Genres[edit] Players typically refer to various story genres by the name of the HERO System genre book most prominently or most recently associated with it as follows: See also[edit] Free Historical Costume Patterns. The World’s Greatest Screen - Hammerdog Games. 8 Ruined Cities That Remain a Mystery to This Day. 9 Unsolved Mysteries of the Wild West. 10 Amazing Lost Treasures No One Can Find. 10 People Who Were Erased From History. 14 Amazing Professions From History. The 15 Spookiest Episodes of Old Time Horror Radio.

25 Most Scariest Places on Earth. Aristotle: Ethics. The Broken Token - Storage solutions and accessories for tabletop games. Dear WotC: Why Do You Suck at Selling Games? Codex Gigas (the Devil’s Bible) - the largest manuscript in the world. Games Workshop: the Inside Story – Part One. Neonflames. Hero Forge Custom Miniatures. Reaper Miniatures. Storium. Medieval technology. Early Medieval Ireland and advanced engineering. Time Travel Theories.

Time Travel Simulation Resolves “Grandfather Paradox” Ships of the Line Online. US digital games market 2014 - ★ SuperData Research. My Ultimate Character Background Questionnaire. Wicked Fantasy. How to Tell a Sociopath from a Psychopath. Evertype: Merlin's Charm of Making. What Would Happen To Earth If All Humans Disappeared? Triphammer Falls, Ithaca, NY. Preservationists Fight To Save Forgotten French Castle [STORY]