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Celebrities you didn't know were geeks

Celebrities you didn’t know were geeks

Some celebrities lead double lives as brainiacs. We're not just talking about stars who have a few thoughts on that app they're investing in.

We're talking porn stars with microbiology degrees (like Tera Patrick, here, who reportedly got said degree from Boise State); TV actresses who are high-school mathletes; A-listers who double as co-authors of scientific papers; even the odd astrophysicist guitarist.

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By Hanh Nguyen

Hanh Nguyen is a Los Angeles-based writer specializing in entertainment, tech, animals, pop culture, and lifestyle.