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The Dork Forest is a show where I, Jackie Kashian, interview everyone and anyone about what they really really like. ie thier dorkdom. Started in 2006, the youtube page has clips (and full episodes). and will lead you to all the information you may ever need re this show and Jackie's standup.

Oct 8, 2013

Robert Hurt ( is the visualization scientist(he translates color) for the Spitzer Telescope. He works for Cal Tech, JPL and NASA... in that order... I think. He's done a series of truly accessible space/science videos and they're great. As is he. 

This Month's shows are sponsored by EARTH 2 Comics (comic shop in Sherman Oaks and Northridge It's my very own comic shop and they are super helpful if you're just getting into comics and they have everything. Go in. Tell them you're a Ranger (or a fan of TDF) and get 10% off. is the podcast network that TDF is part of. Plenty of other great pods out there if you're looking.

Remember the DONATE button... still around and - feel free to pony up. If you don't have the money.. just talk it up to your peoples. :) You can also get merch for money on my website as well. That is good too. And the AMAZON banner on, click through to them... buy your stuff and I get a kickback. Good times.

Audio and Teaser Vids by Patrick Brady
Music composed/sang by Mike Ruekberg
Website design by Vilmos

Bonus content on and on the APPS (for iPhone and Android)


Best of Both Worlds - Star Trek Next Gen ep
NASA Spitzer Space Telescope -
AstroPix -

Lee Bennett - TDF EP 182 makes this work:

M83 is a BAND -
Bob Benjamin - also worked at UW Madison (alma mater of j kashian)