Genome Editor CRISPR Targets AIDS Virus HIV

GENOME EDITOR CRISPR TARGETS AIDS VIRUS HIV

Thanks to genome-editing system CRISPR/Cas9, Japanese researchers are one step closer to curing HIV. Human immunodeficiency virus-1...

EU Parliament Embarrasses Zuck by Asking Relevant Questions

EU PARLIAMENT EMBARRASSES ZUCK BY ASKING RELEVANT QUESTIONS

“We haven't done enough to prevent... tools for harm,” Zuckerberg said today in front of the EU Parliament. “That goes for fake news...

 
 
 
Geek Deals: $150 off Dell's New G3 6-Core Gaming Laptop, Amazon's Top Rated Robot Vacuum under $200

GEEK DEALS: $150 OFF DELL'S NEW G3 6-CORE GAMING LAPTOP, AMAZON'S TOP RATED ROBOT VACUUM UNDER $200

For a limited time, you can pick up the 15.6-inch six-core Dell G3 gaming laptop for just $800 - 15 percent off the list price. Better...

6 Han Solo Comics You Should Be Reading

6 HAN SOLO COMICS YOU SHOULD BE READING

Han Solo is a man who seems to have lived many different lives among the galaxy. In the Star Wars universe, there's a couple of ways...

 
 
 
They Swim Among Us: Are Octopuses Actually Extraterrestrials?

THEY SWIM AMONG US: ARE OCTOPUSES ACTUALLY EXTRATERRESTRIALS?

Anything with eight arms, three hearts, camouflaging skin, and seemingly vast intelligence has to be alien, right? So says a team of...

GEEK PICK OF THE DAY: Buzz Bee Thermal Hunter

GEEK PICK OF THE DAY: BUZZ BEE THERMAL HUNTER

We like Nerf guns here at Geek.com. Nerf itself is a brand owned by Hasbro, but colloquially “Nerf” refers to any toy that can shoot...

 
 
 
A History Of Comic Book Characters Breaking The Fourth Wall

A HISTORY OF COMIC BOOK CHARACTERS BREAKING THE FOURTH WALL

With Deadpool once again dominating the box office, I thought it might be time to revisit one of the gimmicks that made him famous:...

Real-Life CIA Card Game Makes Toppling Governments Fun!

REAL-LIFE CIA CARD GAME MAKES TOPPLING GOVERNMENTS FUN!

Maybe it's because I'm a games journalist, but I really do believe that everything is a game. It's just that some games have vastly...

 
 
 
Environmental Pressures Linked to Antibiotic Resistance

ENVIRONMENTAL PRESSURES LINKED TO ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE

Climate change is real, and it's increasing antibiotic resistance in bacteria. A team of epidemiologists from Boston Children's Hospital...

Mega Man Legacy Collections Are More Great Old Games on the New Nintendo Switch

MEGA MAN LEGACY COLLECTIONS ARE MORE GREAT OLD GAMES ON THE NEW NINTENDO SWITCH

We love playing great old video games on our great new Nintendo Switches. And based on stuff like how many of your read our post on...

 
 
 
SCUF Gaming Announces its Latest Controller: The SCUF Vantage for PS4

SCUF GAMING ANNOUNCES ITS LATEST CONTROLLER: THE SCUF VANTAGE FOR PS4

SCUF Gaming has made a name for itself by producing high-quality customizable controllers. It has released PlayStation controllers...

T-Shirt Tuesday: The Best Dinosaur Shirts

T-SHIRT TUESDAY: THE BEST DINOSAUR SHIRTS

Back in the days of geek prehistory, a T-shirt was a signal to the world around you that you cared about your nerdy pursuits enough...

 
 
 
Geek Plays: State of Decay 2

GEEK PLAYS: STATE OF DECAY 2

Have you ever thought to yourself, “I sure do love reading Geek.com's thoughts on the latest video games but is there a way I could...

Jake Gyllenhaal Joins the MCU, Coulson Begins & More Marvel Movie News

JAKE GYLLENHAAL JOINS THE MCU, COULSON BEGINS & MORE MARVEL MOVIE NEWS

It's still weird to think about there being movies in the Marvel Cinematic Universe after Avengers 4. With what little we know about...

 
 
 
Get Yourself a Pair of Puma's Sonic the Hedgehog Sneakers on June 5

GET YOURSELF A PAIR OF PUMA'S SONIC THE HEDGEHOG SNEAKERS ON JUNE 5

Back in March, Sega announced a partnership with Puma to release a line of sneakers based on Sonic the Hedgehog. Today, the company...

Resident Evil 7 Coming to Switch Thanks to the Power of the Cloud

RESIDENT EVIL 7 COMING TO SWITCH THANKS TO THE POWER OF THE CLOUD

The Nintendo Switch is a great system. Unfortunately, it isn't powerful enough to run many games found on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox...

 
 
 
The Best Buddies In Science Fiction

THE BEST BUDDIES IN SCIENCE FICTION

With Solo in theaters now, we decided to focus on one of the freebooting smuggler's less famous qualities: his deep friendship with...

GEEK PICK OF THE DAY: ThinkGeek Tesla Watch

GEEK PICK OF THE DAY: THINKGEEK TESLA WATCH

The word “steampunk” is overused. Just because something has brass fittings and glass tubes doesn't mean it's steampunk. Without an...

 
 
 
UK Launches Space Strategy to Fend Off ‘Intensifying Threats'

UK LAUNCHES SPACE STRATEGY TO FEND OFF ‘INTENSIFYING THREATS'

The UK is poised to fight “emerging space-based threats” with a new program, unveiled this week by the defense secretary. Gavin Williamson...

Most Advanced Male Sexbot Still Can't Take Out the Trash

MOST ADVANCED MALE SEXBOT STILL CAN'T TAKE OUT THE TRASH

The next wave of RealBotix sex robots are coming soon-and they'll satisfy more than your libido. Henry, a nearly six-foot-tall humanoid...

 
 
 



European lawmakers asked Mark Zuckerberg why they shouldn't break up Facebook

European lawmakers asked Mark Zuckerberg why they shouldn't break up Facebook

European Parliament members asked Mark Zuckerberg today whether Facebook was a monopoly that potentially needed breaking up, echoing concerns voiced in the United States. In a... Read more ...

EU is livestreaming Zuck's hearing - reluctantly

EU is livestreaming Zuck's hearing - reluctantly

As the European Parliament's ‘Mr Privacy,' Jan Philipp Albrecht, said: “It is a bad sign that Mark Zuckerberg only wants to answer the questions of selected Members of the... Read more ...

Microsoft teams up with Special Olympics USA for pilot Xbox gaming tournament

Microsoft teams up with Special Olympics USA for pilot Xbox gaming tournament

Eight teams will go for the gold in Forza Motorsport 7. Microsoft is stepping up its inclusivity efforts by teaming up with Special Olympics USA for its first pilot video... Read more ...

6 Han Solo Comics You Should Be Reading

6 Han Solo Comics You Should Be Reading

Han Solo is a man who seems to have lived many different lives among the galaxy. In the Star Wars universe, there's a couple of ways writers, artists, developers, creators and... Read more ...

Overwatch celebrates its 2nd anniversary with goodies

Overwatch celebrates its 2nd anniversary with goodies

Two years of terrible Hanzo mains. Two years of Mercy wondering why she even bothers. Two years of weirdly time-limited co-op events and two years of fan-art of everyone doing... Read more ...

The Tesla Model 3 has a serious problem with the most important part of the car

The Tesla Model 3 has a serious problem with the most important part of the car

Consumer Reports found a braking problem with the Tesla Model 3. Brakes and tires are the most important parts of a vehicle. Tesla CEO Elon Musk said Tesla figured out the... Read more ...

Disney shows acrobatic Stickman robot doing a mid-air somersault

Disney shows acrobatic Stickman robot doing a mid-air somersault

Researchers with Disney Research have been exploring the possibility of creating robots that can perform acrobatics, the company has revealed. During the 2018 International... Read more ...

Ryan Reynolds, Michael Bay to team up on Netflix's next big budget movie

Ryan Reynolds, Michael Bay to team up on Netflix's next big budget movie

Netflix has announced that its next big-budget original endeavour will be Six Underground , an action film directed by Michael Bay and starring Vancouver's own Ryan Reynolds... Read more ...

Niantic shares plans for new Pokémon, Community Day in Pokémon Go

Niantic shares plans for new Pokémon, Community Day in Pokémon Go

Pokémon Go ‘s Charmander Community Day just ended and now developer Niantic is ready to show off what it has in store for June. The Larvitar event will take place on June 18th... Read more ...

Google Play Store redesign showing up for some users

Google Play Store redesign showing up for some users

Google appears to be testing out a small Play Store redesign. Some users have reported seeing the new design, which appears to be still in development. The design first showed... Read more ...