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But Not Simpler

Thinking way too hard about science and pop-culture

Nerds and Words: Week 35

Nerds and Words: Week 35

I have dug through the Internet this week and uncovered all this geeky goodness. You can find the thousands of links from previous weeks here.

September 1, 2013 — Kyle Hill
Nerds and Words: Week 34

Nerds and Words: Week 34

I have dug through the Internet this week and uncovered all this geeky goodness. You can find the thousands of links from previous weeks here.

August 25, 2013 — Kyle Hill
Nerds and Words: Week 33

Nerds and Words: Week 33

I have dug through the Internet this week and uncovered all this geeky goodness. You can find the thousands of links from previous weeks here.

August 18, 2013 — Kyle Hill
How Elysium is a Carnival Ride, and Why its Atmosphere is a Bucket of Water

How Elysium is a Carnival Ride, and Why its Atmosphere is a Bucket of Water

Elysium is set over a century in the future, but you can test its physics today. All you need is a carnival ticket and a bucket of water. The latest sci-fi thriller from District 9 director Neill Blomkamp, Elysium tells the story of the haves and the have-nots in the 22nd century (quite literally).

August 15, 2013 — Kyle Hill
Nerds and Words: Week 32

Nerds and Words: Week 32

I have dug through the Internet this week and uncovered all this geeky goodness. You can find the thousands of links from previous weeks here.

August 11, 2013 — Kyle Hill
Why The Joker's Magic Trick Wasn't So Serious

Why The Joker's Magic Trick Wasn't So Serious

It's not exactly a magic trick when everyone knows how it's done, but we were still amazed by the viciousness of the Joker's—even if it wasn't as deadly as it looked.

August 8, 2013 — Kyle Hill
What's in a Nerd: A Treatise

What's in a Nerd: A Treatise

In honor of YouTube's Geek Week, and my geekiest posts and videos, I present to you a personal treatise on what I think it means to be a geek (or a nerd, we'll get to that).

August 7, 2013 — Kyle Hill
Kick Off Geek Week With Ten Videos that Blow My Mind

Kick Off Geek Week With Ten Videos that Blow My Mind

In honor of YouTube's Geek Week, I present to you the top ten nerdy videos that have blown my mind in the last few months. Enjoy. Derek Muller at Veritasium first blew my mind with large scale-levitation: And then he showed me I have no idea what temperature things are: Science communicator extraordinaire Vsauce has [...]

August 5, 2013 — Kyle Hill

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