20 May 2013

Spotlight: Heavy Metal Gaming

I’m pretty obsessive when it comes to collecting and owning things, and my husband is a completionist, so I appreciate a good, geeky collection. Today’s spotlight is about one of the best I’ve encountered. It will actually be easier just to show it to you. As you can see, it’s not just an amazing collection, […]

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19 Mar 2013

Spotlight: NeuroDojo

It’s always fun to find other internet-savvy, geeky, scientists out there in the blogosphere. Today’s spotlight is on one of those who has been forging new ground on the internet for ten years. He’s an invertebrate neuroethologist, his name is Zen, and his blog is called NeuroDojo. About Zen Zen is a professor at The University […]

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25 Feb 2013

Spotlight Blog: Unclutterer

Today’s spotlight blog is one I really need. I’m kind of a tornado, a pack-rat, an organized mess, or one of many other words used to mean a slob. So Unclutterer gives me tons of tips where I definitely need them!

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4 Feb 2013

Mathematical Monday: Geometry Daily

I’m a little obsessed with geometric shapes and symmetry. I used to doodle in shapes. I’d make shapes within shapes and little patterns. I’m not if the math thing or the OCD or a combination of the two. Still, I know that there are other geeks out there who share my love for perfectly put […]

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14 Jan 2013

Blog Spotlight: The Geek Twins

Today in the Spotlight are two guys who just happen to be twins, and geeks. They like geeky stuff, we like geeky stuff, sounds like a blog I should follow, right? But, Rosalind, I’m sure you’re thinking, what makes this geeky blog different than all the other geeky blogs? Let me tell you what I […]

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25 Aug 2012

Spotlight Saturday: EPBOT

If you are looking for a place for geek catharsis, have I got a blog for you. Let me introduce you to the Experimental Prototype Blog of Tomorrow or EPBOT (if that sounds suspiciously familiar, it might be run by a Disney fanatic). A little bit of Star Trek, a little bit of steampunk, a […]

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11 Aug 2012

Spotlight Saturday: Pretty Strong

I’m all about busting gender stereotypes. I mean, I’m a woman in science who’s the breadwinner for her household. I also bust stereotypes because I like to lift weights. Not little things either, I bench 80lbs and squat 13olbs.  So, today’s spotlight is on a few other women who bust stereotypes. Sarah Robles and Jessica […]

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4 Aug 2012

Saturday Spotlight: Imagineering Disney

We are kind of obsessed with Disney over here, if you couldn’t tell. So it figures that one of our favorite blogs is Disney themed. In fact, it was tough to limit myself to only one Disney blog for this column. Luckily for you, this one is the best of the best. I always look […]

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28 Jul 2012

Spotlight Saturday: Castles and Cooks

Most of us geeks have a number of different interests, and often they are quite varied. That’s something you certainly find here. That’s why I often like other blogs that have interesting intersections. Today, I’m going to feature Castles and Cooks, bloggers who hit a few of my major interests: fantasy, gaming, and cooking! Basic […]

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21 Jul 2012

Saturday Spotlight: How to Write Badly Well

I follow quite a few writing blogs, which makes sense considering that I write quite a bit. There’s blogs that teach me about story arcs and character buildings, ones that make sure I won’t get ripped off as a freelancer, and some that give writing prompts to help stretch my brain muscles. Each has its […]

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