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Nerdology

Is Fake News KILLING the Internet?

Yellow journalism isn’t new, but it seems to be getting worse, but what’s causing it?  And are we contributing to it? Spoiler alert: you been played, Nerds.

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Can We Create Artificial Gravity?

Probably by now, real science has ruined science fiction just a little by pointing out that artificial gravity is pretty much a load of bollocks – but is it possible?

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Why Does Coffee Make You Poop?

It’s not just your head that gets a rush when you drink coffee…Happy Monday, Nerds!

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The EM Drive: Fact or Fantasy?

There’s been a lot of excited hype about the EM Drive – Electromagnetic Drive – but what’s really going on with this thing?  Are we headed to Alpha Centauri this

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Could NASA Start the Zombie Apocalypse?

I think that everyone knows that we in the Nerdology department are very, very pro-NASA and pro-space travel, but, we’re just saying – maybe we keep an eye on people

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Could The Death Star REALLY Destroy A Planet?

Nerd or not, if you’re familiar with the Star Wars franchise and the DEATHSTAR, you’ve probably given at least a passing consideration to how much energy would be required to

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What Happened to Titanic’s Dead?

Death expert – Deaxpert? – Caitlin Doughty tackles the question of what happened to the bodies which weren’t recovered from the 1912 sinking of the RMS Titanic.

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This is Your Brain…This is Your Brain On Shrooms

So, what exactly is going on in your bean when you ingest “Magic Mushrooms”? AsapSCIENCE takes a look!

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Where Have All the Airships Gone?

From James May’s Q&A, discover the rise and fall of the airship.

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Neil DeGrasse Tyson – Our Four Year Mission: Make America Smart Again

Appearing on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, NDT discusses his new book, his show Star Talk, and manages to blow his own mind.

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