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Submission + - Atlantis blasts off on final mission (theregister.co.uk) 1

shuz writes: Space shuttle Atlantis lifted off today on its STS-132 mission to the International Space Station — the final flight for the venerable vehicle.

The mission involves three spacewalks over 12 days, during which the team will replace six batteries on the port truss which store energy from solar panels on that truss, bolt on a spare space-to-ground Ku-band antenna and attach a new tool platform to Canada's Dextre robotic arm.

Wikipedia

Submission + - Wikipedia Updates Site Design, Brings New Features (digitizor.com)

kai_hiwatari writes: Wikipedia, the largest online encyclopedia, has just updated its site design to a new cleaner and more appealing design. Not only that, they have introduced a lot of new features designed to make editing and navigation easier.This is the first major initiative between the Wikimedia Foundation and its millions of volunteers on the usability front for Wikipedia. However, they have already been rolling out new design and features in Wikinews and Wikimedia Commons for about a year.
Games

Submission + - It's Official: Steam, Source Engine On Linux (phoronix.com)

An anonymous reader writes: Following more evidence for Steam games coming to Linux, Valve is officially announcing the Steam client and Source Engine are in fact coming to Linux. Phoronix has full coverage on this major Linux event and there is also independent confirmation in the Telegraph. Phoronix reports that the official release should be here by the end of summer with a number of games.

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