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World Map Of What Countries Are Best At

Note: Larger version HERE if squinting isn't your thing. This is the world map of what countries are best at. It was created by David McCandless of...
December 7, 2016

T-Rex Cousin Might Have Been Fluffy Feathered

According to a recent study of immaculately preserved dino remains, a group of paleontologists from the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing have determined that Yutyrannus huali...
April 5, 2012

The Coldest Star In The Universe Goes To...

WD 0806-661 B, a brown dwarf (artist's rendition, lower right) orbiting a white dwarf (interracial orbiting FTW!) some 75-light years from earth. Shit, pack a picnic and...
March 24, 2011

Nerdy Music Video: Cosplay With My Heart

This is a College Humor produced song and music video entitled 'Cosplay With My Heart'. It's supposed to be a parody of some song by Bruno Mars,...
November 30, 2010

Israeli Software 'Beautifies' Ugly Faces

A group of Israeli computer scientists think they've developed a program that can beautify a human face based on the innate preferences humans have. As you can...
November 26, 2008

I Dare Say Old Bean, Beautiful Keyboard

Well, it's been a little while since we've kicked it oldschool style here on Geekologie, so let's take it back to '79 -- 1879 -- with this...
November 6, 2008