Matt Kell

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50 Genius Ways to Clean Up Your Garage

Cleaning up your garage doesn’t have to be a huge chore.<p>Drill 1-in. holes spaced every 4 in. in the PVC pipe. Use a utility knife to cut slits in the …

Woodworking

Fantasy Author Brandon Sanderson Teams With FremantleMedia North America For Drama Series, Part Of Multi-Media Project

FremantleMedia North America, along with Random House Studio, have partnered with best-selling fantasy novelist Brandon Sanderson for an ambitious, …

Books

GREEN LANTERN CORPS' Lead Characters Have Been Officially Revealed

Some new details about Geoff Johns' plans for <i>Green Lantern Corps</i> have been revealed and an official studio release confirms which members of the …

DC Comics

The 20 Things No One Tells You About Owning a Home

Now that you've got a house, the responsibility of maintaining it kicks in.<p>Live in your home for 12 to 18 months before undertaking any major …

Home Improvement

Feynman’s Hack and the Map of the Cat

Richard Feynman, a celebrated scientist and the winner of Nobel prize in Theoretical Physics, was infamous for barging into any classroom (unrelated …

Richard Feynman

Ideal Heroes: Mental Illness in Brandon Sanderson’s Stormlight Archive

When you hear the word “hero”, what’s the first image that comes to mind? Someone big and strong and confident and perfect? Well, in Brandon …

Mind

To Make Websites Load Faster, Browse the Web Like a European

We now live in a GDPR world. GDPR, in case you didn’t know, stands for the European Union’s “General Data Protection Regulation” privacy law, which …

Privacy

Moving? This Book Purging Method Is Bibliophile-Approved

I'd like to start by saying: I hate moving. I am known to be extremely dramatic when it comes to getting organized, packing up my belongings, and …

Books

The Mr. Rogers documentary Won’t You Be My Neighbor? is a tearjerker with a purpose

In the 15 years since Fred Rogers died, the television pioneer has enjoyed a second life as an internet celebrity. At least once or twice a year, …

Film Festivals

Mark Hamill wasn't allowed to perform The Empire Strikes Back's signature stunt

Nearly four decades ago, Mark Hamill was trained to perform a specific stunt on the set of <i>The Empire Strikes Back</i> for Luke Skywalker’s climatic …

Mark Hamill

Noah Hawley’s Doctor Doom Movie Is Written, But Don’t Expect to See It Soon

Geeks with a taste for the highbrow were amped last year when <i>Legion</i> and <i>Fargo</i> auteur Noah Hawley announced that he was working on a film starring the …

Comics

Hoopla Helps You Enjoy the Library From the Comfort of Your Home

The online service Hoopla—also an app for iOS, Android, and Amazon devices—is a great way to enjoy all the conveniences of your local library without …

Apps

Use This 'Pain Scale' to Assess Your Mental Health

If you’ve ever been in the hospital recovering from a surgery, you know the health care providers will ask you to “rate” your pain on a scale of 1 to …

Mental Health

12 Useful and Cool Gadgets You Can Make Yourself

Off-the-shelf gadgets are all well and good—easy to set up, reliable in operation, powerful and smart—but where’s the adventure? We’re living in a …

Raspberry Pi

The 56 Most Brilliant PVC Hacks You’ve Ever Seen

What can’t you do with PVC pipe? Here are 56 incredibly smart (and cheap!) ways to use this do-it-all material around your home and workshop.<p>Keep …

DIY

How to Talk to Little Kids

There are some who receive the title of “Fun Aunt/Uncle [Name]” with every child they hang out with. And there are others who feel awkward around …

Kids

Why Star Trek has never topped 'The Wrath of Khan'

Did Star Trek peak too early?<p>The original series, despite being canceled after a mere three seasons, clearly tapped into something special in our …

Science Fiction

The 100 Best Fantasy Novels of All Time - Unbound Worlds

<b>1.</b><p>Dubbed the “Nigerian Harry Potter,” Okorafor’s YA crossover novel of a Nigerian-American girl with albino skin and a deep well of magical talent is …

Books

Who Is Arthur Chu?: When Jeopardy ended, the real puzzles of online life began

Airing on PBS, new doc explores ups and downs of growing up—and growing in stature—online.<p>Some 50-plus years in, <i>Jeopardy</i>’s cultural impact seems …

Black Panther

Dad jokes, ranked

Let's face it, dads have horrible jokes. But sometimes, the jokes are so horrible they're amazing.<p>Every once in a while, a wholesome dad joke is just …

13 sci-fi movies now on Netflix that you need to see

From classics to indies and picks from around the world<p>Astronomers believe that there are more than 40 billion planets inhabiting the space of the Milky Way. There are nearly as many movies filed under Netflix’s “sci-fi & fantasy” tag.<p>Reaching them all in a single lifetime would require light-speed …

Science Fiction

Download Free Stuff From Reddit's Favorite Websites

“What are some cool websites where you can download free stuff?” asked redditor howtoadvanced. He got over 5,000 answers. We’ve gone through and …

NASA Successfully Tested a Tiny Nuclear Reactor to Unlock Space Exploration

Exploring space beyond the orbiting International Space Station will require immense amounts of energy to help keep astronauts alive and well.<p>ON …

How To Make A Game: Four Great Online Resources for Aspiring Designers

<i>Love board games? So do we! Join host Becca Scott here on Geek & Sundry for Game the Game, where she breaks out the best games in tabletop and plays</i> …

The Men of Steel: Superman actors hang out in a clubhouse, play basketball and bond

<b>We've grown up with Superman. We've followed his adventures in the comics and on screens small and large for a long, long time — 80 years, in fact.</b> …

A Snapshot of How Comic Book Shops and Fandom Keep Changing Each Other

Comic book shops can be great or awful places, depending on where you go. But they remain a key part of how many people experience the characters and …

Yale Is Letting Anyone Take Its Most Popular Class Ever for Free

Everything you ever wanted to know about how to truly be happy.<p>When Yale began offering a new course this semester, over 1,000 students jumped at the opportunity. It wasn't about business, technology or innovation. It's about how to be happy.<p>Nearly a fourth of the undergraduate student body …

How to Clean Your Dusty, Messy Desktop PC

Can you remember the last time you cleaned your desktop PC? I don’t mean wiping some guacamole off the the side of the case during a burrito binge. …

A new Lord of the Rings book is out this year

The Fall of Gondolin will be the latest addition to the Lord of the Rings setting<p>Another book in J.R.R. Tolkien’s epic Middle-earth setting, <i>The Fall of Gondolin</i>, will be released this August, according to publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.<p>Christopher Tolkien, who is 93, has edited and …

Isaac Asimov's classic Foundation series gets picked up by Apple

One of the cornerstone works of classic sci-fi literature may be coming to the screen at last.<p>Deadline reports that Apple has picked up a TV series …