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Top 5 Nerdist Podcasts of 2011: No. 1, Science!

It should not be all that surprising that when I asked our readers at Nerdist.com for their favorite Nerdist Podcasts of 2011, the episode getting the most mentions featured a real-life astrophysicist.

Top 5 Nerdist Podcasts of 2011: No. 2, Think, McFly! Think!

Thomas F. Wilson — call him Tom — is a comedian, a musician, and an artist.

Top 5 Nerdist Podcasts of 2011: No. 3, The Doctor, His Companion and Their Burritos

Okay, this one might be familiar to you.

Top 5 Nerdist Podcasts of 2011: No. 4, A Good Friend Drops By

In honor of Chris Hardwick‘s latest Nerdist special, The Nerdist: Year in Review, which will air Saturday night, Christmas Eve, December 24th at 9/8c on BBC America, I, the editor of Nerdist.com, am here at Anglophenia ...

Top 5 Nerdist Podcasts of 2011: No. 5, A Visit From A Wise Craftsperson Bearing Gifts

As you may be aware, Chris Hardwick‘s latest Nerdist special, The Nerdist: Year in Review, will air Saturday night, Christmas Eve, December 24 at 9/8c on BBC America, and the good folks at the network have asked me, the editor of ...

Five Nerdist Podcasts That Shook the World: Live With the Doctor and Amy (and Wil) at Comic-Con

The final entry in our series of Five Nerdist Podcasts That Shook the World is a tough one to choose, but we’re going with the live podcast from July 23 of this year at the 2011 San Diego Comic-Con with Doctor Who‘s Matt ...

Five Nerdist Podcasts That Shook the World: No. 4, Hostful

The fourth of Five Nerdist Podcasts That Shook the World was a real departure for the show: no guest.

Five Nerdist Podcasts That Shook the World: No. 3, The Burrito Incident

The Nerdist Podcast on which Chris, Jonah, and Matt were joined by actor Rainn Wilson (The Office, Six Feet Under) is notable for several reasons, but it’s not on the list of Five Nerdist Podcasts That Shook the World for the ...

Five Nerdist Podcasts That Shook the World: No. 2, Chris Meets The Muppets

As we continue counting down the days to the debut of The Nerdist TV show on BBC America on Saturday, September 24th at 10/9c, it’s time to pick the second Nerdist Podcast That Shook the World, another key moment in Nerdist ...

Five Nerdist Podcasts That Shook the World: No. 1, The First Time’s Always Special

With the debut of The Nerdist TV show on BBC America on Saturday, September 24th at 10/9c, we’re giving fans and newcomers alike a chance to hear or relive pivotal moments in Nerdist Podcast history, with an emphasis on five ...