Pop culture powerhouse Funko to open giant flagship store in new Everett headquarters building

April 2, 2017 - 1:36 am in Life

The future world headquarters of pop culture merchandise makers Funko, in downtown Everett, Wa. (GeekWire Photo / Tim Ellis)Funko, makers of pop culture figurines and much more, is growing so rapidly that it needs more space for its headquarters in Everett,…

Hopefully Your Dog Doesn’t Think You’re Kind of a Jerk

April 1, 2017 - 1:35 am in Science

You might be used to doing things in front of your dog that you just don’t feel good about doing in front of others, like sitting in your underwear…

Advanced Life Is Older Than We Thought, And That’s Terrifying

March 30, 2017 - 1:33 am in Science

Your thoughts, may at times wonder to considering how long life has been around. On earth, there’s compelling evidence to say that very basic life started…

NASA’s Discovery of Seven New Earth-like Planets is Exciting and Terrifying

March 29, 2017 - 1:32 am in Science

NASA has announced the discovery of seven Earth-sized exoplanets orbiting a single star — three of which lie in the system’s habitable zone. That makes TRAPPIST-1, at a meager 39 light years away, […] The post NASA’s Discovery of Seven New Earth-like…

Scientists Use Lasers to Turn Mice into Zombies

March 28, 2017 - 1:30 am in Science

One of the weirdest concepts if you take a step back and think about it, is that all life, and all mammals, in particular, are really just squishy electrochemical computers. We like to […] The post Scientists Use Lasers to Turn Mice into Zombies appeared…

Are My Smarthome Devices Secure?

December 24, 2016 - 8:31 pm in What's hot

People often worry about keeping their computers, smartphones, and tablets secure from hackers and malware. But what about your smarthome devices? They can be just as susceptible as any other device on your network, even if it doesn’t seem like it.  …

Eating Cheese Could Help You Live Longer

December 24, 2016 - 8:26 pm in Science

If, like me, you’re planning on making some sort of cheesy concoction for dinner tonight, know this: You’re actually not doing your body a disservice. In fact, you might be extending your lifespan by […] The post Eating Cheese Could Help You Live Longer…

NASA Made an EmDrive, and It Works, But We Still Don’t Know Why

December 23, 2016 - 8:23 pm in Science

  There’s a new engine that might just might, be able to propel humanity to the stars. It’s called the EmDrive. You might have heard about it not too long ago when some physicists […] The post NASA Made an EmDrive, and It Works, But We Still Don’t…

Climate Change is Coming for Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

December 22, 2016 - 8:14 pm in Science

Christmas is just around the corner, but global climate change might be putting one the holiday’s most famous mascots in jeopardy. Reindeer, the giant, husky beasts that are fabled pull St. Nicholas’ flying […] The post Climate Change is Coming for Rudolph…

Cat Tongues Are Freaking Weird, Man

December 20, 2016 - 8:06 pm in Science

If you have a cat, or if you’ve ever even seen a cat, you probably know that their tongues are a little… well… weird. They have thousands of tiny spines that cats can […] The post Cat Tongues Are Freaking Weird, Man appeared first on Geek.com. Source:…