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Things you will find here: science, science advocacy, musings on space exploration and technology, anthropological thoughts, maps, charts, descriptions of the evolutionary process, images of stuff, Native American cultural introspection and an open mind.

And hopefully insect portraits. Lot of those soon.
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Simply the best Out of the Game episode yet. Fed up with the annual Madden 20XX nonsense and the general state sports games? Do you feel that the EA Sports monopoly is choking innovative ideas? This episode might be for you.

Keep an eye out for our FSU‬ buddy Jameis Winston‬ and the crab legs.

"Think, for a moment, just how crazy this is. If you’re in Boston and someone tells you that they heard a sound coming from New York City, you’re probably going to give them a funny look. 

But Boston is a mere 200 miles from New York. What we’re talking about here is like being in Boston and clearly hearing a noise coming from Dublin, Ireland. Traveling at the speed of sound (766 miles or 1,233 kilometers per hour), it takes a noise about 4 hours to cover that distance. This is the most distant sound that has ever been heard in recorded history.”

Read about the most epic sound ever heard here:

In 24 hours, Scotland votes its fate. I’m still not convinced it is a brilliant, practical, fiscally responsible move. I think nations like the Cherokee and Tibet have much better claims. Nevertheless, let’s see what happens. Best of luck and fingers crossed for a smooth transition. 

The Price of Scottish Independence:

The 9 Newest Countries on Earth:

Last Week Tonight w/ John Oliver:

And, just in case any of you pro-Confederate holdouts get any ideas, NO. Absolutely not. The empire will crush you. That is all.

Its official. This is the worst poem about Star Trek in the entire universe. 

Trekspertise is an educational exploration of science fiction through the medium of Star Trek. 

In this episode, the urge to reboot the Star Trek Franchise: How has Star Trek worked to fix in-universe continuity errors and what can be done going forward to resist hitting the reset button. 

Research is mine. Images, video clips and websites are credited at the end of the video. Please feel free to leave a comment, but keep it civil. Also, feel free to ask any questions you might have regarding Star Trek. 

13 years. 

Ever wonder just how deep Star Trek goes? Do you spend your time thinking about the Trek multiverse? Hi. My name is Kyle and this is Trekspertise, where we discuss all things Trek.

This episode of Trekspertise talks about Native Americans in Star Trek. How are they represented, what does that representation mean and how does it connect with the rest of the Trek multiverse?


Some of you have a favorite celebrity. Well, so do I. Except its not human and - here’s the kicker - its address is quite literally out of this world.