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A team of researchers with the University of Bristol created a gauntlet that uses acoustic levitation to manipulate small objects. They’ve dubbed it the “Gauntlet of Levitation” or GauntLev for short. Catchy, right?

The GauntLev is part of a broader effort to create acoustic levitation devices that could, one day, help people work safely with hazardous materials. This effort includes another version that they have compared to the Doctor’s Sonic Screwdriver. Read more after the break…

captain-america-civil-war-animeWhether you’ve asked yourself the question or not, we now have an idea of what Captain America: Civil War would look like as an anime—and now I want a dang Captain America: Civil War anime!

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Our shirt store is full of nerdy designs from the best independent artists and they’re all on sale for just $14 this week! But that’s not all:

  • T-Shirts – $14
  • Mens V-Neck – $18
  • Tanks – $18
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  • Hoodies – $35
  • Crew necks – $30
  • BaseBall Tees – $17
  • LongSleeve Tees – $15
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Head on over to the store and grab your favorite designs at a discount while you still can!

Untitled-1-6Dan Martin in the man behind a webcomic called Deathbulge, and his brain is a delightful place. As evidence, I submit his 30 comedy Pokémon, all of which are a) absolutely hilarious, and b) not a far cry from the kind of thing the Pokémon games are actually doing these days.

Check out Martin’s full run of Fauxkémon, which is a word I just made up meaning “fake Pokémon” on Nerd Approved

1234-1_copy-600x589Little crocheted tuckered out Pokémon may be my favorite new thing in the world. These plopped down Pokémon are made by Heartstring Crochet and they’re just one collection! They also have Digimon, Yoshis, Ninja Turtles, Pusheen, even Chucky!

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1-19It was only a matter of time before the rainbow food trend spread to sushi, and the results make the Japanese delicacy look like a geode of raw meat.

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shirt sale may

Our shirt store is full of nerdy designs from the best independent artists and they’re all on sale for just $14 this week! But that’s not all:

  • T-Shirts – $14
  • Mens V-Neck – $18
  • Tanks – $18
  • Zip Up Hoodie – $38
  • Hoodies – $35
  • Crew necks – $30
  • BaseBall Tees – $17
  • LongSleeve Tees – $15
  • Scoop Neck – $21
  • Infant Onesie – $15
  • Kids Tees – $14
  • Prints and Canvas 25% Off

Head on over to the store and grab your favorite designs at a discount while you still can!

game-of-thrones-clue_topIf you guessed “Game of Thrones Clue” would become a real product after”ThinkGeek announced their April Fools items” last year, you’re a winner!

The folks over at HBO are offering the official Game Of Thrones Clue with a double sided board that lets you play in Mereen or The Red Keep while you try and figure out who kills who, with what, where.

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taco-bell-jake-topAfter being admitted to the hospital with bronchitis-induced pneumonia, 35-year-old Jake Booth of Bonita Springs, Florida had a heart attack and fell into a coma. As he was unconscious for 48 days, doctors were worried that he may have suffered brain damage.

Those fears were quickly put to rest when Booth came to and said “I want Taco Bell”.

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download-e1463335307649NECA is about to release life-size foam facehugger that features a bendable tail. It’s perfect for anyone that really wanted to turn their home into a xenomorph breeding ground (because who wouldn’t), but lacks the funds and/or space to purchase the full egg and facehugger set.

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