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Top 10 Nerdiest Women in History

By Becky FerreiraOctober 5, 2012

The 21st Century is truly the Age of the Geek Girl. From Tina Fey to Hilary Clinton to outer-space-marathoner Sunita Williams to all you brilliant lady Masterminds reading this now, female nerds are breaking glass ceilings all over the place. While there have always been bri...More  →

Girls Rule Cosplay!

Girls Rule Cosplay!

By Vadim NewquistOctober 5, 2012

There was a time when the sight of a female at a comic book convention was about as rare as the spotting of a bald eagle. Thankfully, this has changed in a big way over the years due in no small part to the mammoth surge of Cosplay! It's turned comic-cons into crazy, colorfu...More  →

There Were Six Foot Tall Robot Thumbs at The Maker Faire!

There Were Six Foot Tall Robot Thumbs at The Maker Faire!

By Becky FerreiraOctober 4, 2012

Albert Einstein once said: "Creativity is contagious. Pass it on."That may as well have been the motto of the 2012 Maker Faire, a celebration of all things DIY held last weekend at Flushing Meadows, NY. From 3D printers to life-size boardgames to Lego art, we bring you the v...More  →

Emma Stone Gets Primitive In The Croods!

Emma Stone Gets Primitive In The Croods!

By Vadim NewquistOctober 4, 2012

Emma Stone and company are hitting the stone age for Dreamworks next big budget animated feature, The Croods! This prehistoric fantasy features Emma Stone, Ryan Reynolds, and Nicolas Cage as a tightly knit family of cave people that set upon a wild adventure when they...More  →

Doctor Who Trash Cans to Unicorn Meat... All on One Site!

Doctor Who Trash Cans to Unicorn Meat... All on One Site!

By Vadim NewquistOctober 4, 2012

In order to survive, man needs the basics: air, food, water, and shelter. But after all that, if you've got a few bucks left over, why not go for a Star Ship Enterprise pizza slicer or a plushy Alien face-sucker? Well, it just so happens that this awesome website called Thin...More  →

5 Gruesomely Weird Body Modifications

5 Gruesomely Weird Body Modifications

By Steven RomanoOctober 4, 2012

History’s greatest thinkers will tell you that beauty is in the eye of the beholder. But if they were to see Japan’s unsettling bagel forehead “beauty” trend, they might be convinced to renounce that statement. For those of you who don’t know—oh, how we envy...More  →

Geek-Themed Dinner Party Menu Ideas

Geek-Themed Dinner Party Menu Ideas

By Beth MishlerOctober 4, 2012

Now that the days are getting colder and the nights are getting longer, one of the best ways to celebrate geekdom is to get together with friends, scarf down delicious food, and watch some all time favorites! Here are a few menu ideas for some...More  →

Science Fiction vrs Fantasy: Science Fiction Wins by a Parsec!

Science Fiction vrs Fantasy: Science Fiction Wins by a Parsec!

By Becky FerreiraOctober 3, 2012

Last week, fellow Mastermind Robert Isenberg made the case that fantasy is better than science fiction. I heartily disagree, and I know my fellow scifi nerds will back me on this (provided they take a little break from ray gun target practice). To the fact-mobile!...More  →

The Lone Ranger Trailer Kicks Major Kemosabe!

The Lone Ranger Trailer Kicks Major Kemosabe!

By Vadim NewquistOctober 3, 2012

Pistol packing cowpokes, old west enthusiasts, and fans of dead bird hats everywhere have something to rejoice about today, as blockbuster producer Jerry Bruckheimer and company have finally released a teaser trailer for the much talked about Lone Ranger film that will stampede into cinemaplexes...More  →

The Most Unintentionally Hilarious Death Scenes of All Time

The Most Unintentionally Hilarious Death Scenes of All Time

By Vadim NewquistOctober 3, 2012

Recently, the internet crowned a particular death scene from the little known Turkish film Karate Girl as the all-time worst death scene caught on celluloid. The utter crappitude of this clip cannot be argued. It is, pound for pound, the most poorly shot and ridiculously...More  →