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The All Time Greatest Robots in Science Fiction

By Vadim NewquistNovember 21, 2013

Where would the world of science fiction be without robots? In the freaking toilet, that's where. Robots are as essential to sci-fi as laser guns and bleak dystopian visions of the future, and although there's a virtual army's worth of robot characters throughout all of geek...More  →

The All Time Greatest Robots in Science Fiction

The 8 Oldest Animal Species on Earth

By Steven RomanoNovember 21, 2013

Recently a group of Bangor University researchers announced that an ocean quahog named Ming was actually 507 years old... after erroneously confirming its age to be 405 seven years prior—way to drop the ball, science! Still, there are a few species alive today whose lineag...More  →

The 8 Oldest Animal Species on Earth

The Geek World's Greatest Scientists

By Vadim NewquistNovember 21, 2013

The geek world would be nowhere without science. Heck, we wouldn't even have these fancy-shmancy computers to talk about how the geek world wouldn't be anywhere without science, that's how central science is to our very existence! Perhaps this is why so many of our favorite ...More  →

The Geek World's Greatest Scientists

Science Explains: Why Werewolves Are Better Than Vampires

By Abbey ClarkeNovember 20, 2013

What’s this, you say? Some whippersnappers are claiming that vampires are better than werewolves? The first thing that comes into my crotchety old mind is “Youths!” But then I went and consulted with my Big Hallowed Book of Science, and came up with a much more articul...More  →

Science Explains: Why Werewolves Are Better Than Vampires

Bad Guys Who Had Good Intentions

By Randy WalkerNovember 20, 2013

Bad guys only want to do bad things, right? Wrong! Did you even read the title to this article? Geez, some people… Anyway, it is our opinion that some bad guys are simply misunderstood. Sure there are those who only desire to hear the screams of...More  →

Bad Guys Who Had Good Intentions

The 10 Greatest Primates from Fiction

By Steven RomanoNovember 20, 2013

Geek culture is a lot like America in that it’s a melting pot of various cultures (specifically zombies, Time Lords, robots, etc.) contributing to a greater whole. But in these modern times we often forget the efforts of our primitive cousins: Monkeys and apes! Since nerdo...More  →

The 10 Greatest Primates from Fiction

Do It Yourself Shakespeare in Reverse!

By Josh PeriloNovember 20, 2013

We've given you Shakespeare's translation of Taylor Swift. We've shown you how the bard would converse, were he hanging out near the Sbarros in the Oakview Mall food court. Now, the ultimate challenge! We turn the pen over to you, the Sparkler. We have provided...More  →

Do It Yourself Shakespeare in Reverse!

Great Presidents Who Made GREAT BIG Mistakes

By Clark AycockNovember 19, 2013

Today we know almost instantly when a president makes a mistake. Health care website is slow? It's all over Twitter in minutes. But when we look back in 50 years, it might not even matter. Presidents make tons of decisions, and they don't all work. We have to let historians ...More  →

Great Presidents Who Made GREAT BIG Mistakes

The Unfortunate Epidemic of Bullies in Geek Culture

By Tim WainwrightNovember 19, 2013

Sexual harassment is an unfortunately vague and PC term, often used in shrill and bureaucratic ways. Which is sad, because it distances the English-speaking world from the sheer scummy filth of the incidents we dub “harassment.” So let’s be specific. During the most recent NYC Comic Con,...More  →

The Unfortunate Epidemic of Bullies in Geek Culture

7 Disney-inspired Fashions for Winter

By Lisa GranshawNovember 19, 2013

It may still be awhile before the first day of winter, but the cold weather is already here! As you start incorporating some warmer styles into your wardrobe, why not get creative with your outfits? If you’re a Disney geek, we suggest giving “disneybounding” a try! ...More  →

7 Disney-inspired Fashions for Winter