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Good Guy Actors Who Should Be Bad

By Randy WalkerMarch 26, 2013

Tom Hanks is a coward. There we said it. We’ve been wanting to say it for a long time, but we never had the nerve before. We wanted to be the nice guy. The good guy. And good guys don’t go around calling people cowards. ...More  →

Good Guy Actors Who Should Be Bad

The Mindblowing Mashups of Rabbit-Tooth!

By Vadim NewquistMarch 26, 2013

The Mash-up is one of the most inventive art forms to surface in pop culture in the last several years and American artist Rabbit-Tooth's work shows exactly how fresh and fun it can be. He takes iconic characters from geek culture and the real world and juxtaposes them with ...More  →

The Mindblowing Mashups of Rabbit-Tooth!

Calling All Geeks: New Book Itch is A Must-Read

By Lisa BernierMarch 26, 2013

A young boy who has a fiery curiousity and a love for the periodic table. A mad scientist bent on personal gain, no matter what the consequences to the planet. A new susbstance that pops up from deep beneath the Earth's crust, just in time...More  →

Calling All Geeks: New Book Itch is A Must-Read

Rejected Iron Man Clones

By Vadim NewquistMarch 25, 2013

The glorious Iron Man 3 Trailer recently hit the interwebz to great fanfare, eliciting enough drool from its legions of geek-fans to turn the Sahara into a beach resort. Out of all of its thrilling sights (there's about a billion) it's most mind-blowing moment, hands...More  →

Rejected Iron Man Clones

Falling Kingdoms: Not Your Typical YA Fantasy Read

By Swapna KrishnaMarch 25, 2013

Falling Kingdoms by Morgan Rhodes is billed as a young adult, or YA, novel. So, when picking up this book, we naturally expected a traditional YA fantasy novel. So we were surprised, and dare we say thrilled, when we sat down with it and discovered...More  →

Falling Kingdoms: Not Your Typical YA Fantasy Read

Lies About Unicorns

By Erik BergstromMarch 25, 2013

There are so many misconceptions about unicorns. Let's clear some of them up....More  →

Lies About Unicorns

Our Favorite Stop-Motion Shorts

By Steven RomanoMarch 25, 2013

In spite of being hailed as the pinnacle of animation, there are only so many computer-rendered films one can take before you start to feel a little like you're inside of a computer yourself. That’s where stop-motion has the one-up over its big budget counterpart....More  →

Our Favorite Stop-Motion Shorts

12 Renaissance Men of Geekdom!

By Beth MishlerMarch 22, 2013

Believe it or not, James Franco didn’t start the Renaissance man craze that has swept Hollywood. In fact, there have been several talented fellas from the geek realm who have been dabbling in all kinds of artsy things for awhile now. Here are a few:...More  →

12 Renaissance Men of Geekdom!

We're Moving!

By Josh PeriloMarch 22, 2013

I mean... we're staying right here, on the internets. But we (and SparkLife and SparkNotes) are moving to new offices. So you may not see a ton of posts today, and for that we are sorry. But in the meantime, while we pack and unpack...More  →

We're Moving!

Top 10 Animals We'd Like to "De-Extinct"

By Becky FerreiraMarch 22, 2013

Are all of your favorite animals extinct? Join the club. But there's good news for prehistoric fauna fans this month, in the form of an exciting new TED Talk by Steward Brand. Brand has been rustling some serious dino-feathers with his work in "de-extinction." The idea is...More  →

Top 10 Animals We'd Like to "De-Extinct"