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Scientific Romance: Is this the best science fiction wedding reading OF ALL TIME?!

An Offbeat Bride reader first brought this poem by author Tim Pratt to our attention way back in 2011. Almost 10 years later, we stumbled upon it and it’s still just so freaking perfect for those of you looking for a nerdy, science wedding reading that would feel great at a science-minded geeky wedding, or space or astronomy-themed wedding or even an atheist wedding…

Are these handmade galaxy purses your new wedding bag or bridesmaid gift?

These out of this world galaxy purses are cosmic accessories or bridesmaid gifts

I cannot stop thinking of ways to gift these GORGEOUS handmade galaxy purses: for your bridesmaids, to hold instead of bouquets, to hold your makeup/lip gloss/tampons/whatever, your something blue(!).

They’d be perfect for a colorful wedding, sci-fi, space, or science-themed wedding, and any mystical theme. I pretty much just want to own all of them and think they’d make a lot of people flip their lids, so I’m sharing them.

Smart AF scientific wedding invitations that’ll teach you 4 new things (including when the next total solar eclipse will be!)

Nerds of the internet: If you read one science and wedding-related post today, make sure it’s this one. These sophisticated scientific wedding invitations from Athena and Aphrodite will not only please your eyeballs, but will actually teach you four FASCINATING things you didn’t know about scientific discoveries…

You may need safety goggles to take in the awesomeness of these science-themed wedding invitations

Stop everything you’re doing right now and take a look at this wedding invitation design. They’re called the Tesla wedding invitations and the designs are based on Nikola Tesla’s original patents, and a font created from his own handwriting!

Our sponsor Athena and Aphrodite makes wedding invitations with scientific and engineering themes! And they’re GORGEOUS. (Plus, when you click on any of these designs, you get a really cool mini science lesson. Go ahead, give it at try…)

Our “stars and moon” short agnostic wedding ceremony script

I wrote this ceremony script with the help of Offbeat Bride, and I am really happy with the results. My very non-religious, scientific-minded fiancé is very happy with it as well. My mom, who has always told me that we are made of star dust, is absolutely in love with the Carl Sagan reading we selected for her. I am really excited about the music sections, and to share my ceremony with you…

Science, Math, Pop Culture!: Nerdy wedding invitations

I profiled nerdy Save the Dates about a year ago — now it’s time for some geektastical wedding invitations in your face. So wipe off your glasses and get a real good look at these geek wedding invites, some of them are even for sale right now, some of them were genius DIY projects from genius nerds in love.