Learn Which Famous Authors Coined "Nerd" And "Quark" In This Fun Video

This week's episode of Mental Floss' List Show on YouTube, hosted by John Green, breaks down 43 words invented by authors (spoiler alert: they're not all by Shakespeare ... and a lot of them are from scifi books!)

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That was fun. I also enjoy his Crash Course history videos. I totally got lost in them one afternoon/evening.