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October 27, 2014 – 7:30 am |

Get your left hand on the joystick and your right hand on the hyperspace drive, vintage video game enthusiasts unveil “StarFighters Arcade” in the East Valley.

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Lightning Octopus presents Nerdy Things To Do This Weekend In Phoenix

October 30, 2014 – 9:30 am | Comments Off
Lightning Octopus

A weekly roundup of Arizona geek culture happenings by Best of East Valley 2011 blogger Jonathan Simon.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Superboy #115

September 21, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Superboy #115 - September, 1964

The National Atomic Testing Museum in Las Vegas has a display of pop culture artifacts that were influenced by the atomic bomb, including a copy of Superboy #115.

David Williams: ASU researcher, Star Trek fan club president, asteroid namesake

August 9, 2014 – 9:00 am |
David Williams

For David Williams, the Final Frontier was just a beginning.

Review: Fed Up – Bland film about bad food

May 16, 2014 – 7:35 am |
Fed Up

The new documentary film, Fed Up, takes a close-look at the obesity health crisis in the United States, and makes a case that the situation has actually gotten worse.

Students’ robot throws out first pitch at Diamondbacks game

May 14, 2014 – 5:20 pm |

A robot built by students from the Paradise Valley High School S.T.E.M. program, participating in the Science of Baseball program, threw out the ceremonial first pitch at Wednesday’s game.