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5 Amazing Science Experiment Videos That'll Blow Your Mind

5 Amazing Science Experiment Videos That'll Blow Your Mind

By ChauntonJanuary 22, 2013

Science is freaking cool. You’re not going to find a lot of folks at the MindHut who disagree. The problem is that good science is slow and tedious stuff. It’s a lot of educated people putting in a lot of quiet hours to get a...More  →

Don't Call Yourself a Nerd if You Aren't a Nerd!

Don't Call Yourself a Nerd if You Aren't a Nerd!

By Josh PeriloJanuary 22, 2013

The comedy series Portlandia is one of our favorite TV shows because of its spot-on parodies and observational humor about hipster culture. And they have finally tackled a subject that true nerds and geeks everywhere have been longing for: calling yourself a nerd when you...More  →

8 Ways You Can to Get to Space!

8 Ways You Can to Get to Space!

By Becky FerreiraJanuary 21, 2013

Have you always yearned to see the world from outer space? As an inhabitant of the 21st Century, you are likely to see many options for traveling to space within your lifetime. Whether you'd prefer to save up for the ultimate adventure or want some tips on how to get to spac...More  →

Before They Were Famous Directors...

Before They Were Famous Directors...

By Beth MishlerJanuary 21, 2013

Several of today’s best directors (all of whom have made films you either know or love) used to do waaaay different stuff. Some of it surprising. Some of it just plain embarrassing. Here are a few noteworthy directors who have had very diverse career paths....More  →

The 5 Geekiest Restaurants in the World

The 5 Geekiest Restaurants in the World

By Robert PunchurJanuary 21, 2013

A Roman poet once penned (chiseled?) the phrase, "give them bread and circuses and they will never revolt." While we're pretty sure that he was talking about clown-shaped donuts, we have been told that what he was really suggesting is that most men remain content...More  →

Top 10 Government Projects Straight Out of Science Fiction

Top 10 Government Projects Straight Out of Science Fiction

By Becky FerreiraJanuary 21, 2013

Last week, President Obama responded to this awesome petition to build a Death Star by Tweeting, "Why would we spend taxpayer dollars on a Death Star with a fundamental flaw that can be exploited by a 1-man starship?" This not only bumped the President's nerd cred up a few p...More  →

The Hunger Games vs. Sherlock vs. Doctor Who vs. My Little Pony

The Hunger Games vs. Sherlock vs. Doctor Who vs. My Little Pony

By Gabriel LaksJanuary 18, 2013

I need you to tell me which of these is the one thing I should watch/read/consume! Let me explain......More  →

American Idol Recap and Review
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American Idol Recap and Review

By Robert PunchurJanuary 18, 2013

Since its creation in in 2002, American Idol has been through 11 seasons and has produced winners such as Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, and (supposedly) 9 others. Now, at the start of season 12, there are already a few changes, some highlights, and plenty to...More  →

Check Out This Video Tour of the International Space Station!

Check Out This Video Tour of the International Space Station!

By Becky FerreiraJanuary 18, 2013

Great news, Masterminds! Astronaut Sunita Williams has put together an awesome video tour of the International Space Station. Ever wondered where the ISS astronauts sleep? What they eat? How they go to the bathroom? Or just, what daily life is like in the biggest and...More  →

10 New Monopoly Pieces We Definitely Won't Be Voting For

10 New Monopoly Pieces We Definitely Won't Be Voting For

By Brandon SpecktorJanuary 18, 2013

According to top game-makers at Hasbro, one Monopoly token is about to get sent directly to jail—forever. Based on a public election open until February 5th, the next edition of Monopoly will unceremoniously swap one old token for a totally new one. This is devastating news,...More  →