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by / on March 14, 2014 at 9:30 am / in Arts & Entertainment, Current Events, Education/Learning, Just For Laughs, Music, Nerds Rule, Performing Arts, Technology & Science, Videos, World

Happy Pi Day! BYU’s rap makes Mathletes cooler than athletes-WE LOVE THIS!

            Brigham Young University believes that its star Mathletes should receive the same kind of adulation and school spirit as its star athletes.  And so […]

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by / on January 24, 2014 at 12:45 pm / in Current Events, Nerds Rule, Technology & Science, The Originals, Videos

Happy 30th Birthday, Mac. :)

  Remember your first Mac?  Remember THE first Mac? Yes, it’s been THIRTY years since Happy Mac first appeared. So, let your nerd flag fly and celebrate “…the democratization of […]

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by / on January 8, 2014 at 1:24 pm / in Education/Learning, Nerds Rule, Technology & Science, The Originals, Writing/Books

People Who Inspire: Stephen Hawking

You often hear people who are visually or hearing-impaired, or who live with a debilitating physical condition like MS or some other challenge, say that they wish others could see […]

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by / on February 6, 2013 at 10:08 am / in Education/Learning, Fashion & Style, Nerds Rule, Technology & Science, The Originals

In Which Science And Body Art Intersect: Tattoos of the Science Obsessed

If you’re a frequent visitor to this site, you know we love nerds.  Science nerds, math nerds, computer nerds – all variety of thoughtful humans committed to the study of […]

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by / on January 9, 2013 at 11:12 am / in Arts & Entertainment, Music, Nerds Rule, Technology & Science, The Originals, Videos

Things That Are Awesome: The World’s Heaviest Metal Band [All Robots] Cover Motörhead’s ‘Ace of Spades’

When two of my favourite things are combined – music & robots – it may be my best day ever. Self-described “world’s heaviest metal band” Compressorhead, is a trio of […]

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by / on October 15, 2012 at 1:55 pm / in Current Events, Education/Learning, Nerds Rule, Technology & Science, Videos, World

Things That Are Awesome: 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics Explained in 2 minutes and 35 seconds.

On October 9, the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded to Serge Haroche and David Wineland for their work in the area of the interaction between light and matter.  So […]

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by / on July 31, 2012 at 1:06 pm / in Arts & Entertainment, Nerds Rule, Performing Arts, Social Innovations, Technology & Science, Travel, Uncategorized

When Apps That Are Awesome Become Awesomer: Real Actors Read Yelp Reviews

Yelp is an awesome app, right? – real people around the globe, rating and reviewing all manner of restaurants, shops & spas in passionate detail.  Reviewers take their Yelping very […]

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by / on June 7, 2012 at 3:08 pm / in A Different POV, Fashion & Style, Nerds Rule, Technology & Science, The Originals

iDermal: Body piercer implants arm w/studs to magnetically attach iPod as a watch. Really.

When we first came across this story, we all said “Really??” Yes, really. Body piercer Dave Hurban, from Dynasty Tattoo  in New Jersey, has a love of body art and technology. […]

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by / on May 19, 2012 at 7:00 pm / in Education/Learning, Nerds Rule, Technology & Science

13 year-old genius with autism, sets out to disprove Big Bang Theory

Indianapolis: Jacob Barnett wants to be a genius when he grows up. No wait, at 13 years of age he’s already a genius, and he’s setting out to disprove Einstein’s […]

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by / on May 19, 2012 at 7:05 am / in A Different POV, Education/Learning, Health/Wellness, Nerds Rule, Technology & Science, The Originals, World

Is High Functioning Autism and Asperger Syndrome Associated with High Functioning Brilliance?

Many people known to be diagnosed in the spectrum of autism are brilliant scientists, anthropologists, physicists, mathematicians, and economists. Albert Einstein and Newton were both considered to be “consistent” in […]

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