Children of older fathers likely to be 'geeks' - Medical News Today
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Medical News TodayChildren of older fathers likely to be 'geeks'Medical News TodayThe researchers put together a so-called geek index, comprising three main characteristics: high intelligence, strong focus on intellectual interests, and "social aloofness." Although these traits are widely spread across the population, the authors ...and more
Actress and Scientist Mayim Bialik Explains How and Why DNA is Amazing[Video]
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From Mayim Bialik, Neuroscientist and actress on The Big Bang Theory: Here’s me discussing the beauty and complexity of DNA with an emphasis on seeing mine in my kids. We are all made of the same exact molecules and that’s amazing. [Mayim Bialik] The post Actress and Scientist Mayim Bialik Explains How and Why DNA is Amazing[Video] appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
Dazzler Will Appear In X-Men: Dark Phoenix!
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The cast of the next step in the X-Men franchise is continuing to come together, with new reports that Alison Blaire AKA Dazzler will be joining the rest of the confirmed mutants. Following the release of a cast list that made mention of a character that sounded a lot like Dazzler, EW has confirmed that the […]
10 Things Non-Gamers Get Wrong About Gamers
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We gamers are an easy lot to judge, yet no one seems to judge us accurately. We are sometimes mocked in pop culture as geeks, yet video games are making more than Hollywood movies now, so clearly it is not just “geeks” who game. Everyone from little girls to single dads game, with every demographic […] The post 10 Things Non-Gamers Get Wrong About Gamers appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
ThinkGeek's Star Wars Geek Trivia Night on May the 4th!
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The Force is with them and they are one with the Force. Tickets are on sale NOW! Find out if the Force is with you at Geek Trivia Night at Jammin' Java in Vienna, VA. on Thursday, May 4th. We'll find the droids we're looking for, complete the circle, and maybe save the galaxy. Don't worry, we'll never tell you the odds. Tickets are on sale now at on Brown Paper Tickets. There is a limited amount, so if it's anything like the previous Trivia Nights, tickets will sell out FAST. We suggest
Because It’s Caturday: Skateboarding Bengal Cat [Video]
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I’m posting this because today is caturday. Not that I need a specific reason to post cat videos, of course. [CATMANTOO] The post Because It’s Caturday: Skateboarding Bengal Cat [Video] appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
Batman/Elmer Fudd Crossover Comic Is Some Pretty Dark Looney Tunes
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The Dark Knight will be gaining an unlikely partner when DC’s Batman/Elmer Fudd Special #1 hits comic stands later this month. In the past, DC has published a number of crossover titles that pair with their superhero lineup. Among the many intriguing team-ups are Lobo and Wile E. Coyote, Wonder Woman versus the Tasmanian Devil, […]
The Bad Batch Brings Auteurism Back To The Post-Apocalypse!
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The Bad Batch is probably the best post-apocalyptic science fiction horror western I’ve ever seen. That statement alone should clarify two things for you immediately, the first being that the film itself is great, and the other being that it’s a unique branch on the tree of genre film, waving proudly in the winds of […]
Geek Deals Roundup: Save on Laptops, 4K TVs, and PC Monitors on Dell
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Dell XPS 13 Skylake 13.3-inch Touchscreen Laptop for $899.99 (Coupon code: 50off499 — List price: $1099) If you’re looking for an affordable workhorse laptop that doesn’t skimp on performance, this configuration is an […] The post Geek Deals Roundup: Save on Laptops, 4K TVs, and PC Monitors on Dell appeared first on Geek.com.
The Best Documentaries On Netflix Streaming
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Documentary films often have a hard time at the box office. It’s tough for the typically low-budget productions to break through the Hollywood blockade, no matter how compelling a story they tell. But […] The post The Best Documentaries On Netflix Streaming appeared first on Geek.com.
Kickstarter Goes for Gold With New Takes on Old Projects
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Kickstarter is bringing back some golden oldies this summer. The crowdfunding service on Tuesday launched Kickstarter Gold: a 40-day program spotlighting new projects by some of the site’s most popular creators. Through July […] The post Kickstarter Goes for Gold With New Takes on Old Projects appeared first on Geek.com.
Geek in Review: Drama on the Han Solo Spinoff Set + A Real-Life Mario Game - Parade
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ParadeGeek in Review: Drama on the Han Solo Spinoff Set + A Real-Life Mario GameParadeThe Han Solo spinoff's fate is in the air after rumored drama between the movie's directors and writer. Find out what will become of the film—plus space travel planning tips and a look at Mario from the plumber's point of view—in this week's Geek in ...
Geek Trivia: The Loudest Sound In Recorded History Was The Result Of A?
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The Loudest Sound In Recorded History Was The Result Of A? Nuclear Explosion Sonic Boom Volcanic Explosion Rock ConcertThink you know the answer?
Nine bands we have never seen live (and never will)
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You might have seen a meme going around on Facebook about ten bands you've seen live (one of which is a lie). Here at ThinkGeek, we decided to come up with our own spin on it: nine sci-fi and fantasy-themed musical acts that we want to see live but can't because they don't exist:Trogdor from Homestar RunnerOkay, so technically he's not a band, but he has his own song, and he travels around the countryside burninating the peasants. We would buy tickets to see that and sing along. "And the Trogdor
MovieBob Reviews: THE BOOK OF HENRY - Geek
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GeekMovieBob Reviews: THE BOOK OF HENRYGeek... to see it.” But it's just a regular ordinary not-good movie that's getting an undue amount of attention because Colin Tervorrow is the poster child for “over-promoted” tentpole directors of the moment. Let us know what you like about Geek by taking ...Colin Trevorrow interview: Book Of Henry, Jurassic World 2 & Star WarsDen of Geek UKall 42 news articles
Report: Tesla in Talks to Launch Music Streaming Service
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Elon Musk has tackled the interplanetary (SpaceX), the subterranean (The Boring Company), and everything in between (Tesla). Now he’s eyeing the music business. According to Recode, Musk’s automaker/energy storage firm/solar panel manufacturer Tesla, […] The post Report: Tesla in Talks to Launch Music Streaming Service appeared first on Geek.com.
Adventures with R…
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About a week and a half ago, I started going through the R specialization on Coursera.  These are some of my observations. Reminders of my Past As I work in […]
Twelfth Doctor Proves the Power of Music in New Comic
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Time is running out for the Twelfth Doctor. Just ahead of Peter Capaldi’s two-part finale, Titan Comics this week released the conclusion to its “Beneath the Waves” trilogy. Written by George Mann, the […] The post Twelfth Doctor Proves the Power of Music in New Comic appeared first on Geek.com.
The Geekette’s Wardrobe – Featuring Svaha
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Disclaimer: I am not affiliated in any way with Svaha Apparel.  It all started with a Facebook ad, and then I noticed them – geeky dresses WITH POCKETS.  So what’s a […]
Why does RTVS open Notepad?!?
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For the past few weeks, I’ve been going through the Mastering Software Development in R specialization on Coursera.  After Matthew Renze mentioned R Tools for Visual Studio (RTVS) during his workshop […]
Learn How To Make Chicken Thai Basil From Thai One On
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A new YouTube channel called Distinctive Dining uploaded their first videos featuring the restaurant Thai One On in Anniston, Alabama.  Chef Sam Sutchaleo, who recently became an American citizen, shows you how to make a popular dish found in Thailand.  This Thai food dish … Continue reading →
Roadscapes: The Stupid 22nd Street North New Traffic Pattern From ALDOT
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I’m just going to file this under the stupidity category.  On May 31st, ALDOT closed down the 17th Street North exit along I-20 East / I-59 North in downtown Birmingham.  The ramp is now closed so it can be torn … Continue reading →
Pictures From The Poorly Run 2017 Knox Outdoor Music Festival
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This was one event that I wished would have been better than the actual outcome.  If anyone is planning an outdoor event of any kind from May to September, you know that every day there is that chance of rain … Continue reading →
Online Gaming - Something for Everyone
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Ordinarily when we talk about online gaming we mean exactly that: games that we play online. But - and it’s sometimes a big but - there are different types of gaming out there. In fact, the kind of fantasy social gaming that we mostly talk about here is only one part of a much wider industry.And as we all know, the gaming industry is ENORMOUS! Bigger than Hollywood, it’s valued in the tens of billions of dollars (not that anyone actually counts them all). So there is plenty of room for radically
When You Miss Blue Meth - Breaking Bad Mr. Men Mashup
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I really wish Breaking Bad didn't end so soon but as with all great things in life, it too must come to an end. So what do geeks like us do with that void that we can't seem to fill without Breaking Bad? We watch mashups created by people who seem to have a lot of time on their hands. This Breaking Bad Mr. Men mashup is probably the best way to explain what the legendary series is all about without getting too much into all the serious scenes. It's probably a great way to waste a few minutes of
Legend of Zelda Collectors Chess Set
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Back in the day, I wasn’t a half bad Chess player.  I was by no means great and I haven’t met a chess program whose AI can’t kick my butt, but at least when playing humans, I wasn’t half bad. Read More ... The post Legend of Zelda Collectors Chess Set appeared first on Global Geek News.
Pictures And Video From The 2017 Do Dah Day Parade
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Another event I covered was the 2017 Do Dah Day Parade.  This year the parade was smaller than I remember.  Do Dah Day started as a small party but it has grown through the years for all animal lovers to … Continue reading →
Pictures And Video From The 2017 US Canine Biathlon In Anniston
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Another event that recently happened in the former Fort McClellan in Anniston was the 2017 US Canine Biathlon.  This event features a human and their dog going on a four mile obstacle course featuring things like crawling through a pipe, … Continue reading →
Pixelated Podcast #136 – No Jobs for Ex-Kons
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Welcome back to the Pixelated Podcast! Justin and Stephen return to talk about some of their favorite video game stories for the […] The post Pixelated Podcast #136 – No Jobs for Ex-Kons appeared first on Geek Legacy.
Today’s Hottest Deals: Save Big on Super Bright Rechargeable Flashlight, TV Stand, Magazines, and More!
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For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, here are a few great deals we stumbled on while browsing the web this morning: –OxyLED OxyWild MD50 Super Bright LED Flashlight Bundle with Rechargeable Batteries – $36.99 $9.99 (Use Promo Code OXYBMD50 at Checkout) –WE Furniture 70″ Espresso Wood TV Stand Console – $208.15 $119 –Marcy […] The post Today’s Hottest Deals: Save Big on Super Bright Rechargeable Flashlight, TV Stand, Magazines, and More! ap
10 Things Non-Gamers Get Wrong About Gamers
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We gamers are an easy lot to judge, yet no one seems to judge us accurately. We are sometimes mocked in pop culture as geeks, yet video games are making more than Hollywood movies now, so clearly it is not just “geeks” who game. Everyone from little girls to single dads game, with every demographic […] The post 10 Things Non-Gamers Get Wrong About Gamers appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
The Defenders Pay Homage to 90s Television In This New Poster
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I have a habit of watching old game shows on YouTube. Usually, some person had them recorded on VHS tapes and just transferred them to a computer for convenience. The funniest part is seeing all the old commercials that were airing at the time. And when you look at this new poster for Netflix’s The Defenders, […]
POD: Enjoying the View
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Tonight the kids and I decided to walk home from Jacob’s guitar lesson. It was a beautiful day, and though a little cloudy it looked like the rain would stay
POD: Victoria day Fireworks
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Today was Victoria day so the neighborhood was alive with fireworks.
POD: Let the Season Begin
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Today Violet headed out on the field for her first games of lacrosse for the 2017 season. I could have gotten some pictures from the actual games, but it was
POD: Relaxing in the Grass
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Today we have a picture of Ruby take a break from playing catch. She had a lovely time enjoying the summer-like weather in the sun.