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The Hyper-Realistic Art of Amanda Tollenson

By Vadim NewquistJune 25, 2015
Like an expert craftsman, Amanda Tollenson creates eye-poppingly detailed work so skillfully that you’d swear you could reach out and touch it. Photo-realism may be a staple of her work, but unlike many artists with similar skills, she’s able to breathe life and passi More  →
The Hyper-Realistic Art of Amanda Tollenson

Artist Uncanny Knack Is So Awesome He'll Give Your Eyeballs a Heart Attack!

By Vadim NewquistMay 14, 2015
Uncanny Knack is the pseudonym of Canadian artist John Gallagher, and if you will permit us one, just one painfully obvious pun here, the dude has an uncanny knack for art indeed. He specializes in larger than life portraits of comic book heroes and movie monsters, and he More  →
Artist Uncanny Knack Is So Awesome He'll Give Your Eyeballs a Heart Attack!

Science Fact or Science Fiction? History of Technological Myths Edition!!!

By Vadim NewquistMarch 26, 2015
Here’s a little game we like to play here at MindHut known as "Science Fact or Science Fiction?" where we challenge you to determine whether we’re giving you the straight story or lying through our pearly white teeth. The subject today? Technological myths throughout More  →
Science Fact or Science Fiction? History of Technological Myths Edition!!!

Artist PJ McQuade Gives You Your Daily Dose of Awesomeness

By Vadim NewquistMarch 24, 2015
PJ McQuade is many things: a geek, a Brooklynite, an awesometastic artist that will truly blow your mind, and so much more. His art is pure nerd candy to the eyes, provoking both laughter and awe with equal measure. So let’s take a gander at his amazing body of work! More  →
Artist PJ McQuade Gives You Your Daily Dose of Awesomeness

Believe It or Not These Animals ARE NOT Photoshopped!

By Vadim NewquistMarch 3, 2015
There are all kinds of photoshopped fakes across the internet, but these very real animals prove that there's nothing quite as strange as the creations of Mother Nature herself. Believe it or not these animals are NOT photoshopped! More  →
Believe It or Not These Animals ARE NOT Photoshopped!

A Totally Spocktastic Tribute To The One And Only Leonard Nimoy!

By Vadim NewquistMarch 2, 2015
This week, the geek world lost one of its great icons with the passing of Leonard Nimoy. Although Nimoy directed more than a handful of notable films and dabbled successfully with music as well as TV show hosting (and too many other endeavors to list), the man will always More  →
A Totally Spocktastic Tribute To The One And Only Leonard Nimoy!
Breakout Stars of 2015!

Breakout Stars of 2015!

By Vadim NewquistFebruary 27, 2015
Each year a new crop of stars emerges from the sidelines of the entertainment industry to dominate the world of geeky TV and film. If you're wondering what new stars are creating a buzz in Hollywood and who you'll be seeing everywhere by the year's end then look no furthe More  →

The Insanely Epic Fan-Art of Daniel Kamarudin Will Melt Your Brain

By Vadim NewquistFebruary 26, 2015
Malaysian artist Daniel Kamarudin is a wizard of illustration obsessed with the world of fantasy. Whether he’s paying tribute to Frozen, the Big Bang Theory, Supernatural or his favorite Marvel superheroes he infuses them all with a larger than life epic quality, trans More  →
 The Insanely Epic Fan-Art of Daniel Kamarudin Will Melt Your Brain
About the Author
Vadim Newquist

Vadim Newquist is a writer, director, actor, animator, fire fighter, stunt driver, martial arts instructor, snake wrangler and time traveling bounty hunter who scales tall buildings with his bare hands and wrestles sharks in his spare time. He can do ten consecutive backflips in one jump, make cars explode with his mind, and can give fifty people a high-five at once without even lifting his hands. He holds multiple PhDs in nuclear physics, osteopathic medicine, behavioral psychology, breakdancing, and chilling out. He currently resides in Gotham City inside his stately mansion with his butler Alfred and his two cats.

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