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Nerdist News: JURASSIC WORLD Updates, FLASH GORDON Reboot, and Google Time-Travel!


Nerdist News w/ Kevin Pereira & a Real Wolverine Healing Factor!

Hey there, friends, and welcome to a very special edition of Nerdist News with our special guest host Kevin Pereira! We’re starting things off nice and smooth today with a… more

Workout Routines Inspired By GAME OF THRONES, MINECRAFT, STAR WARS, And More

Move over, Two-Minute Abs. Fitness blogger Neila Rey has put together workout routines that will help any pop culture enthusiast perfect their flexing. Inspired by movies, TV shows, comics, and… more

Nerdist Podcast: William Shatner

The legendary William Shatner chats with Chris and Jonah about his upcoming show Shatner’s World in movie theaters around the country, his love of making people laugh, and his… more

Nerdist News: New Batman Villain Revealed!

How’s it hanging, my fine feathered friends? We’ve got a special treat for you: our fearless leader Chris Hardwick is filling in for Jessica Chobot on today’s Nerdist News! We’ve… more

Nerdist News: Ultron Revealed!

Ah, yes, the start of another succulent week of Nerdist News. Is there anything else like it? We’ve got a big one for you today: some spy-pics of metallic menace… more

SEQUOIA Trailer Finds Disney Star in Decidedly Darker Territory

If you’re going to make a film about suicide — let alone a dark comedy — tone is really everything. Without it, a film’s “will they/won’t they go through with it”… more

For Stem Cell Creation, A Little Stress Goes a Long Way

Once an intricate and complex process, scientists have found a surprisingly simple way of making stem cells. Stem cells are fundamentally different from other types of cells in that they… more

Real Life Horror! Ghost Ship Adrift with Cannibal Rats Onboard

If you follow childhood horror maestro R.L. Stine on Twitter you know that he is a fan of sharing “True Horror” tales with his unsuspecting Twitter audience. These are… more

De-Stress with Diamond Dallas Page

Life in this modern age can be so hectic. Facebook. Twitter. Instagram. And then you’re supposed to work, too? Who could keep up? If only there were some kind of… more


What’s scaring the hell out of Rhys Darby this week? In this week’s episode of Reasons to be Scared of the Future, it’s you. And me. And us. And everybody…. more

Nick Offerman’s Great Moments in Moustache History

Last year, Parks & Recreation star and the manliest man ever to man-up, Nick Offerman, told us how to grow the right kind of moustache for Movember, the one month… more

Terrified #7: Drew Koshgarian

This week’s guest is Drew Koshgarian.  She’s a great writer and a great friend of Dave’s, and the two delve deep into the fears and worries of an aspiring writer… more

Terry Crews: The Dependable Expendable

Whether pitching Old Spice, hitting on White Chicks or – our favorite – being the most awesome president of a dumbed-down future world ever, Terry Crews is known for looking… more

Anxiety 101: SootheTube

Like many of my fellow nerds, I have anxiety problems, and while I’m able to manage them throughout the day with a rigid schedule of Portal 2, hot baths, exercise (… more

Sex Nerd Sandra #1: Foreplay +

Sandra nerds out on her favorite toy, then Sex Educator Mary joins us for how to use Craigslist to get laid (+ giant penis story). Enter Dr. Hernando Chaves for the… more

Breast Milk: The Liquid Gold Rush

Congratulations, boys, you’ve made it past the title. Girls, you knew you couldn’t look away. Hey, it’s no secret that babies are expensive. That’s why I plan to get my… more

Overlords of the Dance

I’ve been away for much too long and for that, dear peoples, you have my profoundest apologies. But like any truant lover worth their neglectful salt, I have returned flourishing… more

Using A Video Game To Help Kids Walk

There’s nothing wrong with using game consoles to just play games, but it’s amazing what people can do with them with a little… no, a LOT of ingenuity. This, for… more

Philematology Made Easy

Here’s everything you’ll ever need to know about kissing, including stats and science (calories burned, bacteria, and more), in a handy video of less than two minutes from GOOD Magazine:… more

Naked Therapy?

Every theory starts with a hypothesis. New York based therapist Sarah White, 24, believes that naked therapy sessions will enable clients to physically break down the walls of their subconscious… more

Death In A Cubicle (And How To Avoid It)

This might not be how you want your life to turn out. A Los Angeles County Department of Internal Services employee, a compliance auditor, died while working in her cubicle… more

Who Needs Meth When You Have Bath Salts?

Last week I wrote a post on vodka eyeballing, a really stupid way to get drunk. I figured that would be my only entry on “alternative” methods of getting high…. more

Vodka Eyeballing

Russians may make the best vodka, but Americans are proving they can do the most damage with it. Apparently, there is a new “college craze” called vodka eyeballing where instead… more

Bozo Makes Babies

It’s a study by doctors and everything, so it must be true: Women undergoing in vitro fertilization who are “entertained” by clowns just after being inseminated are more likely to… more