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6 Classic Sherlock Holmes References to Look for in "The Sign of Three"

By Ryan BrittJanuary 8, 2014

Sherlock. In anticipation of the U.S premier, we’re brushing up on our Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and looking for the wonderful literary nods in everyone’s favorite TV adaptation of the famous detective. Of course, the title of the episode—“The Sign of Three”— refers to the...More  →

6 Classic Sherlock Holmes References to Look for in "The Sign of Three"
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The Top 10 Nerdiest Crimes Ever Committed

By Steven RomanoJanuary 8, 2014

In the criminal justice system, nerd-based offenses are considered especially heinous. In the world of geek culture, the people who research and write about these egregious felonies are members of an elite squad known as The MindHut. These are their stories (cue Law & Or...More  →

The Top 10 Nerdiest Crimes Ever Committed

What is a Polar Vortex?

By Tim ButcherJanuary 7, 2014

In case you haven’t noticed, things have gotten pretty cold recently. And by pretty cold, we mean holy-mother-of-God-somebody-broke-the-weather-what-is-happening kind of cold. The name we’ve been given for this phenomenon is a ‘polar vortex’. Well, It sounds pretty awesome. Kind of like the kind of thing...More  →

What is a Polar Vortex?

Levitation is Possible Through Sound Waves!

By Josh PeriloJanuary 7, 2014

You guys, this is going to make your head hurt, so sit down. And not just because this is about sound waves, but because this will BLOW YOUR MIND. In the video below, scientists in Japan have created a "workspace" (not sure what kind of...More  →

Levitation is Possible Through Sound Waves!

The 20 Most Underrated Characters in Sci-Fi & Fantasy

By Matt HecklerJanuary 7, 2014

Part of what makes a great show into a huge success is the strength of the characters. It doesn’t matter how cool the plot is, if it happens to people you’re not invested in, it just falls flat. Luckily, we are really in a golden age of character-driven TV. Unfortunately...More  →

The 20 Most Underrated Characters in Sci-Fi & Fantasy
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15 Sci-Fi and Fantasy Shows That Were Cancelled Too Soon

By Matt HecklerJanuary 6, 2014

Ever find yourself falling in love with a show, and then having it unceremoniously ended after only a season or two? If you love sci-fi and fantasy TV as much as we do, chances are that this has happened to you on more than a few occasions.  In some cases, we find out about...More  →

15 Sci-Fi and Fantasy Shows That Were Cancelled Too Soon

The Veronica Mars Trailer Has Given Us Hope!

By Josh PeriloJanuary 6, 2014

It's been buzzed about for the last year: the one time cult TV show from 10 years ago, Veronica Mars, raised enough money through KICKSTARTER to make a big screen comeback! It's insane and unheard of, but it is actually happening. And now, we've got...More  →

The Veronica Mars Trailer Has Given Us Hope!

Geeky Predictions For 2014

By Vadim NewquistJanuary 6, 2014

Goodbye 2013, helloooooooo 2014! Yes, 2013 was indeed a banner year in the world of geekdom, but 2014 is set to break records in terms of it’s geek factor, smashing entertainment and all around awesomeness. So we at Mindhut consulted our office soothsayer about what the co...More  →

Geeky Predictions For 2014

We Want YOU To Go To The FaerieCon!

By Josh PeriloJanuary 6, 2014

We here at MindHut and SparkLife try to cover all the Cons, everywhere, all the time. But because our hands, fingers, and toes aren’t made of gold coins, we can’t afford to blanket every single Con with our patented MindHut/SparkLife Con-Drones. Every year, Seattle hosts...More  →

We Want YOU To Go To The FaerieCon!

Which Celebrity Wore a Cape on New Year's Eve? Geeky Twitter Roundup!

By Josh SorokachJanuary 3, 2014

Welcome to the very first Geeky Twitter post of 2014! Our New Year's resolution is simple: Locate the very best geeky tweets and share them for all you lovely people. Also, drink more water. This week we're all about providing answers to your questions. What new book is Emma...More  →

Which Celebrity Wore a Cape on New Year's Eve? Geeky Twitter Roundup!