Television writers’ rooms are a world Ben Acker and Ben Blacker know intimately. The duo worked most recently the CW’s Supernatural and they also created The Thrilling Adventure Hour. They join Adam Rogers on this week’s Storyboard to talk TV writing as a craft, then bring the Storyboard to them (to discuss magazine writing with Adam on this week’s Nerdist Writer’s Panel).
DIY nuclear reactors, facial recognition technology for chimps and interviews with Monty Python actors, all in half an hour
Listen this week for an entertaining 30-minute look at the most interesting technology and science stories from the last seven days, with Wired.co.uk’s Nate Lanxon, Olivia Solon and Liat Clark
I’m your nerd host, Chris Hardwick
Nerdist is a place where we nerds come together and share the nerdery that we find. It’s also my home to various elements of the Nerdist Empire. You might recognize me from TV. You don’t realize that’s where you know me from, but it is. You think you went to college with me or I look like your cousin’s friend, but that is not the case. At one time or another you stumbled upon me on your moving picture box in such cerebral gems as MTV’s "Singled Out" and Noam Chomsky’s "Shipmates." and so much more…
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