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It's a tale of a discovered ROM, a search for its source code, and efforts to not only rebuild the game but also adapt existing Genesis and Mega Drive emulators to translate virtual reality calls from today's PC headsets.Lost “Sega VR” game unearthed, made playable on modern VR headsets|Sam Machkovech|November 20, 2020|Ars Technica
They acknowledged the failings of the field, but overwhelmingly offered lessons of hope in museums’ ability to adapt and survive.
Karen Hao did the reporting and it was adapted by me, Jennifer Strong.
This article has been adapted with Partho Sengupta’s help from a piece this cardiologist wrote for The Conversation.Teen athletes with even mild COVID-19 can develop heart problems|Partho Sengupta|November 18, 2020|Science News For Students
It would allow managers to repair, adapt, or even transform vulnerable places.Saving historical landmarks from climate change could mean altering them|By Erin Seekamp/The Conversation|November 17, 2020|Popular Science
And as technology adapts to reflect the ways we consume media, so too is the family adapting to technology.
Some of this is just a natural part of adapting to the natural climate change that is happening in the Arctic.
Southerland has lots of company among Republicans when it comes to adapting past positions in order to appeal to women voters.The Republican War on Women Continues, Just More Quietly|Eleanor Clift|October 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Paul Thomas Anderson, director of Boogie Nights and There Will Be Blood, has taken on the task of adapting Vice for the screen.Viral Video of the Day: The ‘Inherent Vice’ Trailer Is Loopy Fun|Alex Chancey|September 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There were, by his guess, “several other people circling Roger” with the idea of adapting his memoir into a documentary film.‘Life Itself’: A Fitting, Heartrending Tribute to Cinema’s Great Appreciator Roger Ebert|Marlow Stern|July 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Still others may have survived by adapting themselves to the changed conditions, emerging as new species or well-marked varieties.Man And His Ancestor|Charles Morris
I tried to sing them, adapting to them, as well as I could, the favourite air of my poor Maddalene.My Ten Years' Imprisonment|Silvio Pellico
He possessed the happy faculty of reading characters, and adapting his conversation to the minds of his listeners.File No. 113|Emile Gaboriau
For engineering is—to repeat—the adapting of discoveries in science and art to the uses of mankind.Opportunities in Engineering|Charles M. Horton
As Mr. Grundy had learnt his craft by adapting our French authors, Mr. Jones learnt his by writing great popular dramas.The English Stage|Augustin Filon