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From Hogwarts to UCLA, quidditch is the next great college sport

Former UCLA film student Farzad Sangari has released a trailer for his upcoming documentary "Mudbloods," which follows UCLA's team to the Quidditch World Cup.

By August 1, 2014

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'Nerd concierge' Felicia Day makes embarrassment cool on 'The Flog'

The queen of quirky tries new things like fencing and escaping from a death house so we don't have to in the new season of her Geek & Sundry show. Thanks, Felicia.

By August 3, 2015

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Taylor Swift meets 'Harry Potter' in mashup you didn't know you needed

A new fan-made song about "Harry Potter" is making the rounds, and this one brings the wizard into "Blank Space" by mashing up Potter stories with Taylor Swift melodies.

By August 4, 2015

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Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's...R2-D2?!

A San Diego-based custom drone company called Flyguy Promotions turns fictional movie and cartoon characters like Snoopy and the adorable "Star Wars" rustbucket into not-so-fictional flying machines.

By July 10, 2015

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Blood, murder and magic: What if 'Harry Potter' films were rated R?

The Fine Brothers picture what "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" would look in their new animated series that reimagines G- and PG-rated films as something much darker.

By July 1, 2015

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'Harry Potter' fans get engaged with custom Quidditch proposal

A Golden Snitch becomes the ring-bearer for a magically geeky proposal with "Harry Potter" flair.

By April 1, 2013

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Got a great geeky love story? We want to hear it

Techies and scientists, DIYers and fantasy fans -- geeks do things their own way, including love. Proud of how you applied your skills to wooing? Funny story for the flirting-impaired? Tell us about it.

By February 6, 2015

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J.K. Rowling brings singing sorceress to life in new 'Harry Potter' story

Meet Celestina Warbeck -- a singer from the "Harry Potter" books who now has her own story on the Pottermore website.

By August 22, 2014

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J.K. Rowling reaches out to shooting survivor who quoted Dumbledore

The Harry Potter author wrote to teenager Cassidy Stay, who quoted the wizardly headmaster at her murdered family's memorial service, sending her condolences -- and a wand.

By August 7, 2014

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Wait, Harry Potter is 34 already?

Harry shows up for the first time in seven years in an installment on the author's Pottermore website. Is it the start of something more to come?

By July 8, 2014