Category: Geek Gifts (page 1 of 1)

21 Chemistry Gifts for Science Nerds, Teachers, and Chemists

Today we’re going to be sharing our favorite 21 chemistry gifts for science nerds, teachers and chemists.

Maybe you have or know a dedicated science teacher whose birthday is coming up.

Or perhaps your loved one is a chemist or chemical engineer who will be retiring soon.

Or maybe you even have a certified obsessed science nerd in your life – we’ll call them an “academic” – for whom you need to find a one-of-a-kind gift… something that they don’t already have!

Read more

I Hate Reading Books: 10 Books for Book Haters

“I hate reading books.”

While us bibliophiles don’t quite understand them, there are people out there on our big, green planet that don’t *GASP* read books.

It’s true. I feel like a public service announcement, or a Very Special Episode of a Back-to-School Movie *the more you knowwwwww*, but here’s a fact to make you sob a little:

33% of people NEVER read another book after high school.

Never.

Read more

These Nostalgic 90s Toys Are Perfect Stocking Stuffers

If you’re a child of the 90s, this will be a trip down memory lane. Why not share it with your kids on Christmas morning? (Or your nieces and nephews, friends’ kids, etc…) No one should be deprived of the joys of Gak. Or Yak Bak.

Stock their stuffings with some great 1990s toys. You can spend some quality time with your littles, showing them how to properly feed your Tomagotchi pet or throw down that slammer so the pogs flip perfectly every time.

Read more

21 History Buff Gift Ideas, By A History Geek

I’ll admit it – I’m a history geek. And these history buff gift ideas are exciting to me.

Note I don’t say I’m a history buff, because I forget at least half of what I read. But I’m happy to confess that I really enjoy history, whether it’s reading a biography that could double as a paperweight, watching a costume drama set in a bygone era, or playing a history trivia game.

So I think I might have an inside scoop on some great gift ideas for history enthusiasts if you’re in need of a few suggestions.

Read more

Game Room Decor: 25 Ways to Level Up Your Game Room

If you’re looking for ways to “level up” your game room decor, you’ve come to the right place.

Or maybe you want to give a gift that takes the recipient’s game room to the next level. Either way, we have you covered.

These 25+ creative game room decor accents are awesome gifts for the whole family…. especially grownups.

Read more

13 Insanely Fun Wolverine Gift Ideas

Looking for Wolverine gift ideas? With The Wolverine being released into theaters today, now is the time to stock up on some fresh X-Men gear, especially if you are looking for unique gifts to give to a comic fan in your life. And just to keep things fun, we’ll throw in some Wolverine-themed trivia tidbits along the way.

1. Wolverine Jacket

Jacket worn by Wolverine

Vintage style distressed jacket with orange stripes, designed and made by hand to look like the jacket worn by Wolverine in the X-Men films.

Did you know: The Wolverine (2013) is Hugh Jackman’s 6th time portraying “Logan” aka Wolverine.

2. Wolverine Claw Earrings

Wolverine Earrings

Logan’s adamantium claws dangle from the X-Men symbol… a perfect accessory for attending the premiere of your favorite X-Men’s latest film.

3. Wolverine iPhone Case

Vintage Wolverine Phone Cover

In classic 1970’s comic book style, this brightly colored iPhone case features Wolverine beckoning menacingly with one hand while brandishing his claw with the other.

Did you know: Wolverine’s real name, revealed deep into the comic series, is James Howlett.

4. Wolverine Coffee Mug

Wolverine Yellow Mug

You certainly won’t lose sight of your coffee with this vibrant yellow coffee mug, featuring Wolverine in his original yellow-and-blue costume. One of the best Wolverine gift ideas for a coffee drinker.

5. Wolverine Silhouette T-Shirt

Wolverine T-Shirt

This simple silhouette t-shirt has 3 elements: Logan’s famous hairdo, a cigar stub hanging out of his mouth, and crossed adamantium claws. Simple, yet unmistakable.

Did you know: Thomas Logan is actually the name of one of the men who killed Wolverine’s father.

6. Wolverine Flip Flops

Wolverine Gift Ideas

There probably aren’t many non-tshirt Wolverine gift ideas you can wear to the beach, so these sandals will be a welcome addition to any geek’s summer wardrobe.

7. X-Men Movie Trilogy

X-Men Movie Trilogy

If they don’t already have it, what could be a better gift idea than all 332 minutes of the original X-Men movie trilogy? The answer, of course, is nothing.

Did you know: Wolverine’s first appearance in the Marvel Comic universe was in a 1974 Incredible Hulk comic. 

8. Wolverine Origins Adamantium Claws

Wolverine Adamantium Claws

9. Wolverine Origins Bone Claws

Wolverine Claws

Pick your favorite Wolverine costume accessory: Adamantium or Bone claws. These are great additions to any X-Men nerd’s Halloween costume collection.

Did you know: In addition to his animal-like retractable claws, Wolverine has many of the senses of an animal, including keen hearing and smell.

10. Wolverine Beanie

Wolverine Skull Cap

Mask yourself like your hero while keeping quite warm and toasty with this fun beanie.

11. Wolverine Microbrew Label

Logan's Canadian Lager

Do you think Logan would put his seal of approval on your home brew? Test your luck with this microbrew label sticker, which reads: “Logan’s Canadian Lager – Mutant Since 1845”.

Did you know: In one scene in 2009’s  a black vintage Mercedes Benz can be spotted moving around. This was the vehicle Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr used in the beginning of X-Men: The Last Stand

12. Wolverine (& Friends) Brownie Pan

Marvel Comics Brownie Pan

Wolverine joins the Incredible Hulk, Thor, Spiderman, Captain America, and Iron Man for dessert.

13. Mutant & Proud T-Shirt

Mutant & Proud

Show off some mutant pride with this double helix DNA “Mutant & Proud” blue t-shirt.

Did you know: Wolverine has a son with similar abilities (retractable claws, healing factor, etc) name Daken, who becomes a supervillan in the Marvel Comics universe. Do you sense another X-Men movie coming…??