Project Superhero: A Book For Your Young, Comics-Loving Girl


In this fiction/non-fiction hybrid for pre-teen girls, Jessie’s 8th-grade class embarks on the Superhero Slam, a year-long project to explore heroes and superheroes—culturally, scientifically, and sociologically—culminating in a one-on-one debate for superhero supremacy.

Get a Peek at What’s Coming to Dragon Con TV


This weekend, it’s Dragon Con TV in your rooms at all five host hotels. Whether or not you’re headed to Atlanta, you can enjoy this sneak peek at what’s new in their geek video lineup.

Nine Geek Actors You Don’t Often Hear Sing


Occasionally we get to see actors we already love bust out the singing chops, whether it’s in a supremely cheesy movie like Rock of Ages or something more like Joss Whedon’s gift to the Internet, Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog. But often their voices get stuck in speaking roles, and we may not even realize that their talents are greater. Here are a few of your favorite geek actors whom you might not have heard singing before.

George R. R. Martin Talks About Wild Cards


Fans who know George R. R. Martin only as the author behind the books that became Game of Thrones may be interested in seeing his much older and continuing superhero-based work, Wild Cards.

This Week In Tears


Does it ever seem like all of the unrelated people in your life are talking about the same thing? For Ruth this week, it’s tears. Tears in True Blood, tears on a space shuttle, and more.