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Overthinking It

Thinking way too hard about science and pop-culture

Nerds and Words: Week 26

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. I have marked my favorite links with a ?...

June 30, 2013 — Kyle Hill

Nerds and Words: Week 25

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. I have marked my favorite links with a ?...

June 23, 2013 — Kyle Hill

Costanza and the Whale: Could You Make a Blowhole in One?

In between moonlighting as a fake architect and latex salesman, George Costanza was once a fake marine biologist. His story defines sitcom lore. Caught in another lie while walking the beach with a potential girlfriend, Costanza's supposed expertise was tested by a crowd gathered around a beached whale...

June 19, 2013 — Kyle Hill

The Transit of the ISS Enterprise

It's no secret: Overthinking It loves Star Trek . We have already thought way too hard about how Benedict Cumberbatch could crush your skull, and how the most resilient little animal on the planet could fix a warp core...

June 17, 2013 — Kyle Hill

Nerds and Words: Week 24

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. I have marked my favorite links with a ?...

June 16, 2013 — Kyle Hill

10 Sciencey Stats on the Man of Steel

[caption id="attachment_7417" align="aligncenter" width="564" caption="Credit: Warner Bros. Online Press Kit"][/caption] A new iteration of Superman--the Man of Steel--zooms into theaters today looking to reboot the series for the latest generation (with Kryptonian latex, apparently)...

June 14, 2013 — Kyle Hill

Reweaving the Rainbow: Cicadas, Science, and Creationism

With a swarm of determined zerglings, a Brood War is currently underway on the East coast. Brood II, a cohort of slumbering cicadas, recently made their way out of the ground in the billions to outnumber the humans in their path 600 to 1 (but don't be surprised if you don't see any)...

June 13, 2013 — Kyle Hill

Science in Aggregate: Week 23

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. I have marked my favorite links with a ?...

June 9, 2013 — Kyle Hill

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