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Baby Bear With Batman Logo on Chest Celebrates Rescue by Playing in Pool - Bearfleck?

1 hour agoOdd : Geekosystem

Caters News has shared this video of Georges, a juvenile Asian Black Bear with a Batman logo in his fur. Much like the caped crusader himself, Georges, who was recently rescued from bile traffickers by AnimalsAsia, has had a troubled past. Luckily, Bearuce seems to have the pluck necessary to recover from his difficult youth. DC: take notice. This cub needs to be canon.

Wil Wheaton Talks About the Difference Between Nerds and Geeks (Spoiler Alert: There Isn’t One) - This calls for dancing and capes!

1 hour agoOdd : Geekosystem

In an recent interview with GQ, nerd superstar and host of The Wil Wheaton Project Wil Wheaton (gee, I wonder where they got the name of his show from?) had some really excellent things to say about what it means to be a geek. Or a nerd. Whatever puts your starship into hyperdrive, I guess.

Things We Saw Today: A Weasleys’ Wizard Wheezes Apron - Since 1996!

1 hour agoOdd : Geekosystem

Geeky Merch is offering these Weasleys' Wizard Wheezes aprons for $65. Don one and remember the shop's good old days, when aprons were for tidying puking pastille incidents, not wiping away tears.

Dorkly’s Series of Pokémon Fusion Fanart Continues to Delight and Terrify Us - You know what? Maaaybe I'll choose some other pokémon.

1 hour agoOdd : Geekosystem

The Pokémon Fusion Generator's been around for a while now, but it can create so many different combinations of the original 151 pokémon that it never gets old—particularly when talented artists and illustrators try their hands at reinterpreting the fusions they get. Show More Summary

Extremely Exciting Rumor Alert: Gwendoline Christie’s Role In Episode VII Revealed [Spoilers] - All rebels must die.

2 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

Badass Digest is churning the rumor mill again with unverifiable Star Wars announcements from an anonymous source, but if this one doesn't turn out to be true, I'll be sorely disappointed. As always, if you want Episode VII to be chock full of surprises, stop reading now. Here there be spoilers.

Six-Year-Old Girl Tries to Identify All the Fighters in the New Smash Bros., Succeeds at Being Adorable - I want these included as alternate announcer sound effects.

2 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

A Tumblr user named Lorenzo did what all good older siblings do and tried to help his little sister learn about video game characters. The result? She didn't exactly come away with encyclopedic knowledge of gaming's biggest mascots, but her answers on the names of the new Smash Bros. fighters are pretty accurate in their own way.

Avatar: The Last Airbender Newbie Recap: Book One Finale “The Siege of the North,” Parts 1 and 2 - THAT LAST MINUTE.

2 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

Season Book One of Avatar: The Last Airbender: Completed. Aang and Zuko aren't BFFs yet. When will this happen? I need it!

Wear This Superhero Cologne to Cover Up the Stink of Your Manly, Heroic Angst - "My parents are dead, but man do I smell good!"

2 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

Sadly, these superhero colognes exist only in the mind and the concept art of web design company Animink. But can any of us really be said to exist? The cosmos is so unthinkably vast that all human experience is only a pinprick within its cavernous emptiness. Show More Summary

The Mary Sue’s 25 Must-See Panels At San Diego Comic-Con 2014

3 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

Here's our staff recommendations for the must-see panels at Comic-Con 2014.

Mockingjay Adds Peeta & Johanna “Living Portraits” to Its Line of Propaganda-Inspired Marketing - It's Snow joke.

4 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

Between its "President Snow's Panem Address" teasers and its "District Heroes" poster series, the Mockingjay - Part 1 marketing department is really kicking ass so far. The tradition continues with these "Capitol Citizen Living Portraits" of Peeta and Johanna, behind the cut because of autoplay music. Show More Summary

Study Shows Drinking Alcohol Improves Your Sense of Smell, Scientific Wonders Never Cease - Drink alcohol, smell great! Wait...

4 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

Science says alcohol makes you smell better! Thanks science! Oh, wait, sorry—alcohol improves your sense of smell, according to new research into the wondrous powers that humans gain from alcohol. It doesn't, in fact, make you smell better. It mostly just makes you smell like alcohol.

The Baby From Jim Henson’s Labyrinth Is All Grown Up And Directed A Live-Action Puppet Movie - No, you're crying to a David Bowie song!

4 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

In delightful news, Toby Froud, the man who as an infant played Sarah's half-brother in Jim Henson's 1986 movie Labyrinth, is now a puppeteer and director. Froud, the son of Dark Crystal and Labyrinth designers Brian and Wendy Froud, recently premiered his live-action puppet short Lessons Learned.

Agents of SHIELD, Agent Carter, and Guardians of the Galaxy Get Spiffy New Posters for SDCC - Feeling green?

4 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

There are just two more days until you (probably) get to watch people who aren't you go to San Diego Comic-Con! These new Guardians of the Galaxy and Agents of SHIELD / Agent Carter crossover posters (behind the cut) are two items to...Show More Summary

This Video of Dana Scully Talking About Science Is Our New Summer Jam - You can't argue the science behind that funky beat.

5 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

"Scully Likes Science" isn't your average supercut. Anyone could cut together a bunch of X-Files clips where Scully talks about science, but Ryan English put it to music and created something that I will put up against any other track as the song of the summer. At least, for science geeks.

The Geekosystem Podcast Episode 40, “Car Haters Gonna Hate” - No son of mine is going to race in this race!

5 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

In this week's Geekosystem Podcast, Carolyn infects the world with her Canadian u's, and we talk about whether or not a person can lift/check-out a hundred books from the library, as well as the intricacies of in-universe Speed Racer character analysis.

The New Ninja Turtles Soundtrack Has a Rap Track About the Turtles Because of Course It Does - Sorry, Donny. Still no bossa nova.

5 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

A Ninja Turtles movie wouldn't be complete without its own perfectly cheesy rap track about the green machine. Before you strain yourself with an appropriately large eye roll, go ahead and dig up the original movies' "Turtle Power" and...Show More Summary

World’s Largest Aquatic Insect Discovered In China, Needs An Appropriately Horrifying Name - In before people saying it's not that big. In before you because you've probably been chomped by a giant bug.

7 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

In the unofficial "eww, what is that weird bug" Olympics, several factors come into play--pure exoticism and number of limbs are of course important variables, but as always, size matters. A recently discovered as-yet-unnamed aquatic...Show More Summary

Fernando Reza Is Back With More Cabaret-Style Game of Thrones Posters - Stallion hearts have never looked so good.

7 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

The poisons of Game of Thrones get classy with these cabaret poster-inspired illustrations by Fernando Reza.

Pull it Together With Your Weekly Comics Bulletin: Huge Sales and Storm #1! - We've got issues. Lots of issues.

7 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

Welcome to Pull it Together, where the goal isn’t to tell you exactly what comics you should read, but to narrow the field by showing you titles you shouldn’t overlook. It isn’t about what’s on my pull list, it’s about what could be on yours!

The Toy Story That Time Forgot Gets a New Synopsis and Poster - It's just a dinosaur down the street, don't worry about it.

7 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

As satisfying and heartbreaking as Toy Story 3 was for so many of us, we can't say no to spending just a little more time with our favorite characters— particularly those like Kristen Schaal's Trixie (above) whom we only got to meet for a little while. Good thing she's going to have a lot to do in the upcoming ABC Christmas Special, The Toy Story That Time Forgot!

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