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Kasparov on Today FM

Garry Kasparov was on The Last Word with Matt Cooper earlier today giving his thoughts on the current geopolitical situation in Russia and the Middle East. 111 more words


Gioca Torino 2015

Qualche immagine del nostro tavolo a Gioca Torino 2015, l’evento ludico tenutosi lo scorso fine settimana nel capoluogo piemontese. Tantissime persone si sono fermate per giocare con noi a Hex e ne siamo entusiasti. 28 more words


Names and Human Advancement: 'Boxed' vs 'Out of Box Thinking'

“How big is Allah?”

The expressions of bewilderment, feeling betrayed and confusion were painted on the face of a young boy and his eyes were transfixed on a certain place… 952 more words


It's Your Move: daily chess puzzle # 183

Black to play and win

Westman v Walther, Havana 1966


Fairly standard today. Aim is to break through with maximum effect, and after a moment’s thought, 1…Bh2+ seems right. 49 more words


It's Your Move: daily chess puzzle # 182

Black to play: resign (as played); or?

Spiridonov v Neukirch, Zinnowitz, 1967


Black resigned, as any player might be expected to, but 1…h6! is a draw. 113 more words