6 Geek Movies That Helped Form Us Into Who We Are Today

influential geek movies

If you are a geek or a nerd (a title you should wear with pride), it would be foolish to say that movies did not factor into that. Though the geek gene may be strong in many of us from birth, it is the event of seeing certain movies on-screen that help cement that geekdom […]

Just How Good is Legolas’ Eyesight? [Here Comes the Science]

elven vision

Elves have always been known to have the best eyesight, although there are creatures that would put that to question. And then there are the science – physics, to be exact – nerds. So here we are, faced with a scientific analysis of just how good an elf’s eyesight is. Not surprisingly, Legolas is taken […]

5 Mindblowing Minecraft Recreations

Minecraft Recreations - The Wall

If you’ve been on the internet for longer than a year, then it’s highly unlikely that you’ve never heard of Minecraft. It doesn’t matter if you play it yourself, you’re sure to know or be related to someone who’s a fan of this incredible sandbox game. This global phenomenon started with the simple act of […]

See Rivendell Built Using 200,000 LEGO Pieces

Lord Elrond and the Elves probably didn't expect to be represented as LEGO pieces

After building Hogwarts Academy using 400,000 LEGO pieces, Alice Finch clearly needed to keep feeding her geek-building side. Together with David Frank, Finch created this 5-foot x 10-foot representation of Lord Elrond’s domain on Middle Earth. Elves, dwarves, and a hobbit or two can be seen roaming the grounds since Rivendell was the place where […]