Top 10 Science-Geek Pet Names

So, you're a shameless science geek and you want your pet to be a living testament to your obsession with physics, astronomy, geology, molecular biology, chemistry, etc...? Cool. We're totally down with that.

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Here are our top science-inspired pet name picks.

1 - Darwin (great for finches!)

2 - Tesla (or Nikola)

3 - Erwin (As in Schrödinger--for cats, of course)

4 - Einstein (or Albert. Perfect for any critter with wild, shaggy locks.)

5 - Newton (or Sir Isaac)

6 - Rocket (for superfast runners)

7 - Higgs (perhaps for a shy, elusive cat?)

8 - Quark

9 - Pavlov (for dogs...or cats--they drool, too)

10 - Volt

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Honorable Mentions:

Atom

Marie Curie

Galileo

Rosalind (Rosalind Franklin)

Beaker

Helix

Apollo

Aquarius

Aurora

Argon

Amp

Astra

Aurora

Axis

Beta

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Buzz

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Boron

Byte

Carbon

Chet

Cipher

Comet

Corona

Cyber

Delta

Doppler

Eclipse

Flurry

Gamma

Gram

Gravity

Geo

Halo

Hedron

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Jet

Kilo (kilogram)

Mercury

Meteor

Micron

Neon

Nitro

Nova

Orbit

Quasar

Radar

Spark

Sonic

Tetra

Titan

Vector

Venus

Zinc