​Minecraft Diamonds are 11 Times Rarer than Real Ones


Diamonds are the second rarest material in Minecraft. You can mold them into the most durable tools and weapons, or just make a copy of the Statue of Liberty. If you've tried looking for them for any length of time, though, you know the material can be frustratingly rare. In fact, it's even scarcer in Minecraft than… » 11/06/14 1:18pm 11/06/14 1:18pm

Finally, Someone Did A Statistical Analysis of Bob Ross' Paintings

You want too much information? Well then, here you go. FiveThirtyEight ran all of Bob "Happy Little Trees" Ross' paintings through a giant calculator, and what they discovered is... enlightening. Unsurprisingly, 91% of his paintings contain trees, but did you know Ross refused to have any signs of humanity in his work? » 4/14/14 7:40pm 4/14/14 7:40pm

2011 Gamers Played Modern Warfare 3 the Most, Skyrim the Longest

Video game social network and stat tracking service Raptr has announced the winners of its 2011 Most Played Games awards, and while overall gamers spent more time playing Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 than any other 2011 title, it's The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim that walked home with the Most Played Game of 2011 award.… » 12/09/11 2:20pm 12/09/11 2:20pm