Super-Geeky (And Awesome) “Space Girl” Video

This video couldn’t be more awesome for sci-fi geeks. “Space Girl” by The Imagined Village is set to clips from The Outer Limits, Attack Of The 50-ft Woman, Contact, Star Trek and more. This is going to be stuck in my head all day. I’m okay with that. [via Charmax67]  

The Solar-Powered Bikini: Because Why Not?

New York-based designer Andrew Schneider spends about 80 hours each week stitching photovoltaic mini-panels into bikini forms with conductive thread. If you think you’d like an iKini (that’s right–an iKini), be prepared to drop about $200 for the custom-fitted swimsuit. Each suit comes equipped with four hidden pockets for carrying anything from a cell phone to […]

Disney Park Exclusive: Muppet Star Wars Characters

Starting this fall, visitors to Disneyland Resort and Walt Disney World Resort will be able to purchase exclusive Muppet toys in Star Wars costume. The articulated figures will be sold in two-packs, with Beaker as C-3PO and Dr. Bunsen Honeydew as R2-D2, Link Hogthrob as Han Solo with Fozzy the Bear as Chewbacca, and Sam the Eagle as Obi-Wan Kenobi […]

The [GAS] Father’s Day Gift Guide

Father’s Day is June 19th and we know you’re still scrambling around trying to find the perfect gift, but that’s okay! Don’t panic. These are some of our favorite collectibles, quirky finds and fan gear, perfect for any geek guy. The Jayne Cobb Hat Everyone who loves Firefly knows about Jayne’s hat, and Ma Cobb’s […]

Phoenix Comicon 2011 Recap Video

[GAS] reader Mat M. just sent in this pretty cool recap video he shot at Phoenix Comicon 2011 featuring some of the coolest cosplay he saw there. Check it out: [Mat’s Youtube Channel]

Cisco predicts the zettabyte era; Elvis offers doubt

According to Cisco there’ll be an average of two internet connected devices per person by 2015. The company also believes there’ll be almost three billion internet users by that date. The stats are part of the company’s latest “Visual Networking Index” forecast, which aims to predict future net use and its contributing factors. The headline […]

“Time for a Reboot.” – DC Comics

On Tuesday afternoon, DC Comics announced “a historic renumbering” of their entire universe of comics, debuting 52 first issues beginning August 31. On that date, Justice League’s new #1 issue will be released, marking the beginning of a collaborative project between DC Entertainment Chief Creative Officer Geoff Johns and bestselling artist and DC Comics Co-Publisher Jim […]

Does Facebook Hurt Relationships? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Did you know that last year, around 37% of Facebook users changed their relationship status to “single” and only 24% to “In a relationship”? But what does this actually mean for the average Facebook user? Should you feel concerned if your significant other is constantly checking his/her Facebook profile? Here’s a handy infographic that will […]

Pop Culture Silhouette Art by Olly Moss [Pics]

“Paper Cuts”, a solo show from Olly Moss, is a huge collection of pop culture references caught in profile. There’s a little bit of everything, from Futurama to Jay and Silent Bob. Below, in order of appearance: Rorschach, Mulder and Scully, Solid Snake and Han Solo. Check out the “Paper Cuts” site for the rest of […]

Crazy-Awesome Comics Art Hot Off the Presses [Pics]

I’m a sucker for comics. Not in that I read them, necessarily, but I love the art form as a whole–from black-and-white, stylized modernism to dynamic color sketch to hyper-realistic ink and paint, I’m a fan. So, since ComicsAlliance started posting their Best Art Ever (This Week) series, I make sure I check it out. You should […]