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Geeky Girl Glam: Rogue

Geeky Girl Glam: Rogue

By Allison EmmJanuary 22, 2013

I won’t insult you by pretending to be a comic book aficionado. My nerd points lie elsewhere, save for some Batman related books and a few issues of Chew.  I do, however, have a soft spot for X-Men’s Rogue, thanks to an interesting phenomenon on the top of my head: I...More  →

How To Make Your Very Own Sci-Fi Movie

How To Make Your Very Own Sci-Fi Movie

By Lisa BernierJanuary 22, 2013

Do you see yourself as J.J. Abrams, Steven Spielberg, and Ridley Scott all rolled up into one awesome sci-fi movie package? Have you heard the call of alien invaders yet to hit the silver screen, and think you're ready to create a better Avatar than...More  →

The Top 5 Worst Plagues in Human History
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The Top 5 Worst Plagues in Human History

By Lisa BernierJanuary 22, 2013

Whenever we turn on The History Channel, or NatGeo, they're always having specials about the next big pandemic. While we find these shows both gross yet fascinating, we thought we'd take a look back at history to check out what diseases have already struck a...More  →

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  →