How NOT to Promote Science to Women [Video]

I don’t know about you guys, but from my perspective, this video completely misses the mark when it comes to promoting scientific careers to women girls. This thing looks like an ad for a fashion magazine, certainly not something that would encourage ladies to pursue a career in a scientific field. Thoughts? [Via] Advertisements


Oh The Places You’ll Go – Best Grad Gift Ever

I love stories like this because while I am kicking myself for not thinking about it first, it is an incredible effort by a very caring father. An otherwise standard story of a teenage girl about to graduate high school while her loving father watched proudly. At the end of the ceremony congratulatory offerings of […]

Realm of LARP: A peek into the world of LARPing

LARPing – that is, Live Action Role Playing – is one of those things that once you’re engaged in it, you can quite safely claim epic geek status. There’s an awesome LARP group near me that I’ve been meaning to join and haven’t had the time. This show only urges me to go forth and […]

Paper Industry feeling eBook Pressure

Ebooks and Tablets are rapidly bringing us closer and closer to treating reading materials and media consumption to Star Trek levels, and while that is pretty exciting, the paper industry is starting to feel the pinch. The popularity of digital media for books and documents has been accelerating for years, and paper manufacturing is on […]

Push Humanity Forward: The Future is Ours to Create [Video]

The future excites me so much, that is why I made this video. We need to be inspired by the immense possibilities of the future and work extremely hard to achieve them. We can do it, we just have to commit. Help inspire others by sharing this video and tagging any interesting content on twitter […]

Dark Knight Rises Demolished Billboard

One of the best things about Nolan’s Batman franchise is the insane level of marketing the team does to promote the films. Check out this blown out Batman billboard in Hollywood. [Via Movie Web]

How to Pronounce Uranus (The Planet!)

Let’s all agree to start using the Greek pronounciation from now on, Mkay? [CGPGrey]

Universal Hollywood Transformers Ride Dominates All

The new Transformers ride recently opened at Universal Hollywood Studios, and all I’ve got to say is TAKE ALL MY MONEY. The upright, walking, talking Optimus and Bumblebee are all I need to relive the best moments of my childhood.