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William Shatner's Star Trek Selfie Tribute to Leonard Nimoy Is AMAZING

By Emily BrownAugust 20, 2015

A couple of weeks ago, Montreal native and seasoned turtlenecker William Shatner asked his Twitter followers to send him Vulcan salute selfies. This is not a particularly odd thing to ask; I mean, if I spent my yesteryears satisfying the pure hearts of Trekkies as Captain...More  →

William Shatner's <i>Star Trek</i> Selfie Tribute to Leonard Nimoy Is AMAZING

The BBC Wants to Make Your Doctor Who Fanfic Dreams Come True

By Emily BrownAugust 19, 2015

It's #MissionDalek time, friends. Meaning: The BBC's whipped up a competition for Doctor Who fans to write and produce their own Dalek-heavy fanfic. Tell the judges through digital storytelling (videos, gifs, pics, artwork!) where the heck the Doctor is, and you could win the grand prix of shaking...More  →

The BBC Wants to Make Your <i>Doctor Who</i> Fanfic Dreams Come True

Thanks to Boston Dynamics, Robot World Domination Is Closer Than Ever

By Emily BrownAugust 19, 2015

At an MIT conference earlier this month, engineering company Boston Dynamics revealed a project they've been keeping under wraps for quite a while now. Condensed into a wee 45-minute keynote, head brains Marc Raibert showed off a both a humanoid robot named Atlas and a...More  →

Thanks to Boston Dynamics, Robot World Domination Is Closer Than Ever

Girls Play Video Games (Duh), But Their Mics Stay Off

By Emily BrownAugust 18, 2015

Last week, the Pew Research Center released 76 pages of words that confirmed that teenage girls do, in fact, play video games. After thanking the Pew's Research Associate Specialist, Captain Obvious, we moved on to the actual shocker: When female gamers take to the screens, their...More  →

Girls Play Video Games (Duh), But Their Mics Stay Off

Back to School 'Harry Potter' Supplies in This Week's Geeky Twitter!

By Josh SorokachAugust 18, 2015

After 168 excruciating hours, Geeky Twitter is back! If this is your first time reading Geeky Twitter, welcome! And how dare you. But mostly welcome! We dusted off our very best sleuthing hat to find you the best geek tweets of the week. In today's edition, we load up on po...More  →

Back-to-School <i>Harry Potter</i> Supplies in This Week's Geeky Twitter!

These Laws Are Crazy but Maybe, Just Maybe, They Can Help Us Too

By Christopher CalogeroAugust 17, 2015

Recently a lawyer in Staten Island (of course!) demanded that his case be decided via trial by combat. Richard Luthmann states that the practice, which Game of Thrones fans will recognize from a pivotal moment in Season 4, hasn’t technically been outlawed. While we doubt...More  →

These Laws Are Crazy but Maybe, Just Maybe, They Can Help Us Too

Get the Horns: We Count Down the Top 15 Back-to-School Movies!

By Steven RomanoAugust 17, 2015

Summer vacation may be in the midst of its twilight weeks, but that’s no reason to sulk in your room until school starts. Make the most of those remaining days of freedom—and get energized to tackle a whole new year Hollywood-style—with a marathon of the top 15 back-to...More  →

Get the Horns: We Count Down the Top 15 Back-to-School Movies!

Carnivore/Disaster Combinations to Replace Sharknado

By Ryan DonovanAugust 17, 2015

The Sharknado trilogy released its final installment (with the laziest subtitle ever, “Oh Hell No!”) to rave reviews. The series' sublime fusion of Shakespearian acting and tight plotting made it- Oh, who are we kidding? It was the mix of sharks and tornadoes that made at...More  →

Carnivore/Disaster Combinations to Replace Sharknado
Marvel Unveils Prehistoric Fun for Everyone with "Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur"

Marvel Unveils Prehistoric Fun for Everyone with "Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur"

By Steven RomanoAugust 14, 2015

Following recent and well-received announcements of Hercules and Black Knight ongoing series post-Secret Wars, Marvel revealed yet another title up its creative sleeve, this time geared toward an all-ages audience: Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur. Slated for a November release, the ancient past and the...More  →

Get Geek-Ready for the School Year

Get Geek-Ready for the School Year

By Vadim NewquistAugust 14, 2015

Prepare your eardrums for that red-ringing bell, fellow geeks and geekettes, for the school year will soon be upon us, and that means it’s time to get your nerd on! Not sure what the best stationery, utilitarian tools and various accoutrements are to best complement your n...More  →