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Kyle Hill

Chief Science Officer of the Nerdist enterprise and science communicator whose work has appeared in WIRED, Popular Science, Scientific American, Discover Magazine, The Boston Globe, and more. He was named one of the top 20 science communicators to follow by WIRED magazine. Follow on Twitter @Sci_Phile.
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What Kind of Poison is THE PRINCESS BRIDE's Iocane Powder?

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12 Days of Grumpy Cat Christmas Comics #10: Some Assembly Required

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The Physics of Starkiller Base: How Powerful is THE FORCE AWAKENS' Superweapon?

The Physics of Starkiller Base: How Powerful is THE FORCE AWAKENS' Superweapon?

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This is as Close to a Real Lightsaber as We're Going to Get

This is as Close to a Real Lightsaber as We're Going to Get

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Hubble Telescope Finds Cosmic Lightsaber in Galaxy Not So Far Away

Hubble Telescope Finds Cosmic Lightsaber in Galaxy Not So Far Away

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Why Kylo Ren's Lightsaber Design Makes Total Sense

Why Kylo Ren's Lightsaber Design Makes Total Sense

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This Octopus Transformer is More Than Meets the Eye

This Octopus Transformer is More Than Meets the Eye

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Pouring Molten Aluminum into

Pouring Molten Aluminum into "Water Balls" is Beautiful

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How Can You Tell if Turtles are Teenagers?

How Can You Tell if Turtles are Teenagers?

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Real-Life TIE Fighters are Flying Through Space Right Now

Real-Life TIE Fighters are Flying Through Space Right Now

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Superbug Named After THE PHANTOM MENACE is Also Terrible, on the Rise

Superbug Named After THE PHANTOM MENACE is Also Terrible, on the Rise

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Not Even Kevin Bacon Could Handle This Real-Life Graboid

Not Even Kevin Bacon Could Handle This Real-Life Graboid

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These Might Be the Most Hi-Res Pictures of Pluto in Our Lifetimes

These Might Be the Most Hi-Res Pictures of Pluto in Our Lifetimes

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Wizards of the Coast is Making Its Best Multiplayer Format Better

Wizards of the Coast is Making Its Best Multiplayer Format Better

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Why Han Solo is Actually Older Than Obi-Wan Kenobi

Why Han Solo is Actually Older Than Obi-Wan Kenobi

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A Gorgeous First Look at The Art of Magic: The Gathering: Zendikar (Exclusive)

A Gorgeous First Look at The Art of Magic: The Gathering: Zendikar (Exclusive)

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10 Ways We Scienced the Sh** Out of the Universe in 2015

10 Ways We Scienced the Sh** Out of the Universe in 2015

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How Do You Survive the Worst Fire in Space Station History?

How Do You Survive the Worst Fire in Space Station History?

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DRAGON BALL Z Definitively Explains How Hot Peppers Are

DRAGON BALL Z Definitively Explains How Hot Peppers Are

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Could Insects Ever Get FALLOUT-Sized?

Could Insects Ever Get FALLOUT-Sized?

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Winnie The Pooh Was a Real Bear That Delighted Soldiers in WWI

Winnie The Pooh Was a Real Bear That Delighted Soldiers in WWI

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Book Review: XKCD’s THING EXPLAINER is Brilliantly Simple

Book Review: XKCD’s THING EXPLAINER is Brilliantly Simple

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How Many FALLOUT Nuka Colas Could You Drink Before Dying?

How Many FALLOUT Nuka Colas Could You Drink Before Dying?

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Holiday Gift Guide 2015: The Science Nerd

Holiday Gift Guide 2015: The Science Nerd

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