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Happy Birthday - Katherine Johnson!

By: Erika Ashley

2000 steps. 120 miles. 5 honorary degrees. 4 great-grandchildren. These are some of the numbers that have defined Katherine Johnson’s legacy. And today is her 98th birthday! 112 more words

Pop Culture

Can Japanese Games Tell Us About the ‘Real’ Japan?

Perhaps somewhat surprisingly, I’ve never been hardcore into Japanese Role-Playing Games (JRPGs), a sub-genre with a large Western following, and I was never obsessed with… 848 more words

Videogames

Countdown to StocktonCon

By: Erika Ashley

StocktonCon is just days away and boy are we excited! This year is the con’s 5th year bringing pop culture and comic book greatness to the San Joaquin region. 213 more words

Pop Culture

The World (Still) Needs PCs

When someone writes or says something along the lines of, “the PC is dead”, what’s immediately obvious to me is that said person isn’t a content creator and they have confused low PC sales with the usefulness of PCs. 853 more words

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NASA Needs You! – Space Robotics Challenge

By: Erika Ashley

NASA has just announced a phenomenal opportunity to the general public seeking any and all engineers to apply to their new competition – The Space Robotics Challenge. 225 more words

General Geekery

GGHQ's Back to School Must Haves

By: Erika Ashley

School is right around the corner for most and as you gear up for another semester in the trenches it might be helpful to include a few of these beauties in your repertoire. 485 more words

Pop Culture

Netflix Original: Luke Cage - Trailer

By: Erika Ashley

It’s here! The Netflix Original Series: Luke Cage’s official trailer is finally here for your viewing pleasure.

Unfortuntely, you can only watch the trailer directly on Netflix but for the time being you can also see the clip on Luke Cage’s Official Twitter Page: … 20 more words

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