Best Nintendo Switch games: Five things to consider

The best Nintendo Switch games come in all sorts of genres. (Sara Kurfeß via Unsplash/) While Microsoft and Sony treat their respective gaming consoles like giant Kaiju creatures—getting bigger and more powerful with each incarnation—Nintendo has long been content to trade hyper-realistic graphical power for ingeniously clever gameplay innovation. They don’t want to blow you […]

How the same tech in your Nintendo Wii is tracking wild and wily wolverines

For ecologists studying wolverines — mid-sized carnivores found across the boreal forest and Arctic tundra of North America, across Europe’s Nordic mainland, and throughout the Russian north — technology that you’d find in a smartphone is offering an unparalleled glimpse of how these animals behave.  Twenty-five years ago, the only technology available to study wild […]