The 2014 Ig Nobel winners are in, celebrating the best scientific achievements "that first make people laugh, and then makes them think".
A security company is giving out free GPS devices, so that no one steals figurines from nativity scenes in places of worship.
A Vatican cardinal insists that it wasn't Jack Dorsey, but Jesus Christ who invented the short, pithy message.
Amazon's publishing arm will publish short bios of "icons" who exhibit varying degrees of goodness, such as Jesus, Josef Stalin, J.D. Salinger, and David Lynch -- but no Jeff Bezos.
A California woman buys her boyfriend a Christmas present. When he opens his PS4 box and finds a surprise, he says he wants it only if the items are personally signed by Jesus Christ.
What do you see when you look at nebula photographs? One astrophotographer has shared his vision of the shapes in space.
The astrophysicist reminds that Christmas Day commemorated the birth of a child who would change the world: Isaac Newton. Not everyone is impressed.
Fed up with his services being disrupted by technology, an Italian priest installs a jamming device. Not everyone is pleased.
What were the big stories of the year for geeks and nerds in 2014? Was this the year we all became geeks? Join the conversation.
The Science Guy worries that forcing children to believe the world is only 6,000 years old prevents them from thinking critically.