About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Arrow – the Best Superhero Show on TV – Shows Off Some Stunts

ishot-3

While Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is definitely starting to step up, Arrow is still the show to beat when it comes to supers on the tube. Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Game of Thrones Theme – the Lounge Version

gotjazz

Alternative genre covers are always fun, but it’s especially cool when they’re REALLY FREAKING GOOD. Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

@wilw’s Secret Show Exposed: The Wil Wheaton Project is Coming to Syfy

WilWheatonBIRTHDAY-feat

We’d heard the rumor (from Wil himself) just last week that he’d had a new show, created and hosted by himself, picked up by “a network.” And now the truth is known. Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Beta Test Invite to LegacyBuilder – a Secure Photo and Video Sharing Site for Families

The start of our LegacyBuilder timeline.

The folks at LegacyBuilder are sponsoring GeekDad today, and offering free lifetime accounts to geeky parents who will come join the beta test of their new family-friendly photo and video sharing site. Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Now That There’s Klingon Beer, What #scifibeer Should Come Next?

warhog_feat

What other SciFi brews should be made, and what could their tag lines be? We want to hear from you, either in the comments, or on Twitter or Facebook. Use the hash tag #scifibeer and let us know! Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Disney/Pixar Confirms New The Incredibles and Cars Movies Coming

inc

The house of mouse announced sequels to two of the most popular Pixar titles today. Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Watch This: Peanuts Movie Trailer Says Little, Bodes Well

cb

The first thing people are going to have to get used to is seeing the Peanuts crew in CG 3D animation. But this looks pretty good. Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Celebrate Pi(nt) Day With This Mathematical Bar Bet

A good holiday brew!

When you’re sitting with a friend and a couple beers in pint glasses in front of you (mostly drained), propose this counter-intuitive fact: the circumference of the base of the glass is actually longer than the glass is tall. How could this be? It’s obviously so much smaller! Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Watch This: Excellent Extended Captain America: Winter Soldier Action Scene

cap2

We’re about a month out, and the buzz-machine is running at 108% of capacity. This clip should not be watched if you want any spoilers from the first five minutes of the movie. But if you do, I think we can all agree the banter between Cap and Black Widow, and some of the best examples of Cap’s true abilities we’ve seen to date, are all good signs that this is going to be another great installment in the ever-expanding Marvel movie universe. Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Watch This: Arrow Keeps Hitting the Mark

ds

Arrow on The CW network continues to be the best superhero show on television, and shows it off with a new mid-season trailer. Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Amazing LEGO Jaeger

jaegar

Jason Corlett took 70 hours, and used over 5,000 pieces to build this scale LEGO model of the Cherno Alpha Jaeger from Pacific Rim. It looks amazing. LEGO Cuusoo anyone? Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Spinning TARDIS Ring is the Perfect Way to Propose to Your Companion

1393545700-0

The perfect ring to profess your love across all time and space. Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Listen Here: Super Mario Theme Song on an Ancient Chinese Wind Instrument

sheng

At this master class in Taipei, the musician plays a rendition of the Super Mario Bros. theme song that sounds so dead-on, that you can close your eyes and imagine playing the game! Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

The Shocking Toy Story 2 Secret That Changes Everything

t2e0aaw1-51

Okay, maybe not everything. But this one is a doozy. If you following the clues, there’s a secret connection in the Pixar movie that, if true, gives the movie a whole new level of meaning. Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.