Nerdist was started by Chris Hardwick and has grown to be a many headed beast.

 

Nerdist Podcast: Brian Henson

Brian Henson and Chris sit down to talk about their pet dogs, the technique of puppetry, growing up in the heyday of The Muppet Show, and the show Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge on SyFy!… more

Dining with Doug and Karen #15: Matt Mira and Iris Lee

Iris Lee, owner of Float in Pasadena, brings some delicious sandwiches and sodas for Doug, Karen and special guest Matt Mira! Visit Float in Pasadena! Follow @MattMira on Twitter and… more

Anthony Bourdain Visits “StarTalk”

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gTxNuesZuEE?rel=0&w=615&h=346] This week on the Nerdist Channel’s StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson, Anthony Bourdain stops by for… more

Join Nerdist at Wondercon This Weekend! UPDATE: Chris Hardwick Signing Sunday!

UPDATE: We’ve added a signing with Chris Hardwick himself on Sunday 2-3 PM!  UPDATE: Jessica Chobot has been added to the Nerdist Panel on Sunday at 12:00PM! Details below…… more
 

A Whovian Cookbook, Reviewed and Tested

WHOVIANS! I bring you good tidings for the New Year! (Happy one, by the by, I haven’t seen you in a while but rest assured I love you all… more

Mike and Tom Eat Snacks #74: Marzipan

It’s a special treat just in time for Christmas! Well, kinda… This episode’s music: Motion City Soundtrack- “Timelines”… more

Mmm… Sour

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ini1EWqTgd4?rel=0&w=615&h=346] Kids like sour candies, right? The more sour (sourer?), the better? Here’s a compilation by the… more
 

Dining with Doug and Karen #14: Sarah Silverman and Andy Windak

Andy Windak returns and this time he cooks a special vegan menu for us and our special guest Sarah Silverman! Follow @SarahKSilverman on Twitter! Follow @windattack on Twitter and listen… more

Mike and Tom Eat Snacks #73: Gingerbread

Mike and Tom may still be on the run, but they have time to stop for a snack! This episode’s music: The Hoagies- In Your Mouth… more

Harley Morenstein on His Latest Creation, “Epic Chef”

This week, the guys at Epic Meal Time debuted their latest creation, but it’s not one of their notorious and barely edible concoctions. This time, they’ve unveiled a new show,… more
 

Dining with Doug and Karen #13: Kumail Nanjiani and Becky Reams

Becky Reams is back with more amazing food! And Kumail Nanjiani sits in with Doug and Karen to enjoy the meals Becky has prepared for everyone! Listen to The Indoor… more

Mike and Tom Eat Snacks #72: Pearson’s Nut Snacks

Mike and Tom are back and still on the run! But they do have time to eat a snack. This episode’s music: Familiar Typefaces- One More Thing…… more

Dining with Doug and Karen #12: Ali Wong and The Wien Truck

Special guest Ali Wong sits down with Doug and Karen to some fine dining of hot dogs! And Los Angeles’s own Wien Truck provides the very special hot dogs! Follow @… more
 

Mike and Tom Eat Snacks #71: York Peppermind Pretzel Sandwich

Mike and Tom are back! Find out where they have been and what snack they have for this week! This episode’s music: We’re All Just Passing Through: Everybody Needs A Friend… more

Dining with Doug and Karen #11: Paul F. Tompkins and Jonathan Peters

The hilarious Paul F. Tompkins joins Doug and Karen to enjoy some meals by Jonathan Peters! And our friend Cake Boss might even make an appearance… Follow @PFTompkins on Twitter!… more

Figures & Speech: Thanksgiving’s Five Most Gluttonous Action Figures

Tomorrow, you will stuff yourself silly. Pretty much a given, right? And yet your toys will maintain their perfect, unrealistic physiques…or will they? We’re not saying most toy figures… more
 

Dining with Doug and Karen #10: Alison Rosen and Chef Sevan Abdessian

Chef Sevan Adbessian makes some delicious meals from his restaurant, Recess, for Doug, Karen and special guest Alison Rosen! Listen to Alison Rosen Is Your New Best Friend! Check out… more

Dining with Doug and Karen #9: Tim Heidecker and Andy Windak

Andy Windak returns to the show to serve us Brunch for Dinner! Tim Heidecker is the guest, and there’s also a mixologist making drinks that rival the amazing food! Find… more

Urban Farming in Oakland: Aquaponics in Action

In the section of Oakland where Eric Maundu lives, there is no useable soil for farming. He’s surrounded by highways, trains, and parking lots, but he’s still found a way… more
 

Dining with Doug and Karen #8: Jonah Ray and Wolvesmouth

Nerdist family member Jonah Ray comes on the show to enjoy some amazing food by Craig Thornton, a.k.a. Wolvesmouth! Check out Wolvesmouth.com and follow @wolvesmouth on Twitter!… more

Learning the Right Way to Eat and Drink, Soda Can Edition

Our friends over at Foodbeast have been on a learning kick, specifically learning how to eat and drink in a “proper” manner. That means learning that the bottom of the… more

Tastes Like “The Walking Dead”? Must Be “Dork Fork”

As part of the Nerdist Channel’s Walking Dead Weekend celebration of the return of The Walking Dead to AMC for Season 3 on Sunday night at 9/8c and the… more
 

Welcome to the Nerdist Channel’s Walking Dead Weekend

This weekend, The Walking Dead returns to AMC with the start of Season 3, Sunday night at 9/8c, and Talking Dead with our own Chris Hardwick will be back,… more

Dining with Doug and Karen #7: Greg Proops and Ludo Lefebvre

The Smartest Man in the World Greg Proops sits down with Doug and Karen to enjoy some delicious food made by chef Ludo Lefebvre! Buy Ludo’s book and find out… more

Mike and Tom Eat Snacks #70: Halvah

Hear what Mike and Tom eat today! This episode’s music: The Great American Novel – “Does This Train Stop at 57th Street?”… more