Revealed: 23 brilliant nerdy names science-loving parents gave their kids

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We recently stumbled across a Twitter thread which delved into geeky names and we knew you’d love it as much as we do. Because awesome.

“Okay, nerds, how many of you have named your kid after something related to science or your research?” Twitter user Dr  asked her followers. Here are just a teeny few of the ace responses …


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"I knew of an ornithologist with a daughter named Kestrel!" one person wrote of their bird-studying friend.


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