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The Appalachian Trail In Under Five Minutes

Here are all 2,181 miles of the Applachian Trail in under five minutes of stop-motion: Green Tunnel from Kevin Gallagher on Vimeo. This is the creation of Kevin Gallagher,… more

Chris Hardwick At C2E2 For ‘Dollhouse’ Panel Plus Hugs

You’ve been thinking, well, yeah, I’d like to go to the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo (C2E2), but I need one more reason before I buy that ticket. Here’s your… 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

Go Look: Stunning Photos From BBC’s ‘Human Planet’

The BBC has an aversion to allowing its audio slideshows to be embedded on other sites, so you’ll have to click here to see a series of outstanding still photographs… more

Doctor Who Experience – Even More Reason to Visit London

Greetings Who-ers! If you’re in, going to visit, or dreaming about London, there’s now yet another reason to go there. Open now at London’s Olympia center is a multimedia, interactive… more

Help Me Plan My Emerald City ComicCon Trip!

HEY NERDS HEEEYYY! Next weekend, your sporadically posting Nerdist contributor (me) will be heading to Seattle for Emerald City ComicCon* to rub elbows with the likes of William Shatner, Spike… more

A Gathering Of The YouTubish

You know that YouTube has become an institution when there are conventions and events built around the people who make the videos. The very idea of a convention conjures up… more

No Go, Robo

The Facebook campaign didn’t work.  The tweeting failed.  It isn’t going to happen. There will not be a RoboCop statue in Detroit.  Not, at least, if Mayor Dave Bing is… more

Doctor Who Theme In Mario Paint


Adventures At CES, Day One: Tablet Dreams, David Spade, And The Next Shake Weight

I hoped that the tone of my time here at CES would not be set by the first thing I saw when I walked into the Venetian from the garage:… more

Adventures At CES, Prologue: We Were Somewhere Around Barstow….

With any luck, just about the time this shows up on, I’ll be right here: “Here” would be Baker, California, the precise middle of nowhere, home to the… more

‘An Idiot Abroad’ Coming To U.S. TV

Ricky Gervais fans — really, Karl Pilkington fans — in the U.S. will be pleased to know that “An Idiot Abroad,” the travel show sending travel-averse Pilkington around the… more

Snow Problem, Really

The cool thing here — cold, very cold, actually — is at about the 25 second market of this BBC video of the coldest inhabited place on Earth: The rest… more

Leaked Craig Ferguson/Doctor Who Tribute!!!

When I did the Late Late Show a couple of weeks ago with Matt Smith, Craig Ferguson had originally done a musical cold open tribute to the good Doctor to… more

Medical Oddities in My Backyard

There are many reasons to visit Philadelphia – the Liberty Bell, it was our nation’s first capitol, the Franklin Institute, and I’ve been told we also have several sports… more

The Prophylactic Princess Primer:
Find the Right Condom for YOU

I’m on a road trip. I’m wearing earplugs. I’m thinking about condoms. Squinting at my screen in the Texan darkness, my little post is turning into an… more

Dig Those Red Barf Bags

I do enjoy flying Virgin. And no, they’re not paying me to say that. I don’t know why the red barf bags make me happy but they just do. I… more

Hipstamatic: Best. Camera. App.

These photos were taken this past weekend while I was doing stand-up at the Punch Line in San Francisco (btw, thanks to everyone who came out–the shows were friggin fun!)…. more