Weekly Geekery


A real nerd’s nerd. Nerd.

Ceding moral decisions to driverless cars. (Warning: A video immediately plays when you click the link.)

Your dead dog is a robot. How do you feel?

There is no such thing as a millennial. There is also no spoon.

Changing research forever! Or that was the goal, at least.

The Internet makes the Pope lonely.

Lyz's writing has been published in the New York Times Motherlode, Jezebel, Aeon, Pacific Standard, and others. Her book on midwestern churches is forthcoming from Indiana University Press. She has her MFA from Lesley and skulks about on Twitter @lyzl. Lyz is a member of The Rumpus Advisory Board and a full-time staff writer for the Columbia Journalism Review. More from this author →