Sunday, January 4, 2009 Sexiest Geeks contest : Anna makes top 20

Every geek's a little bit sexy, somehow. Maybe it's the glasses, the hot talk about black holes or the Asperger's-like obsession with sci-fi, science or gadgets.

But which nerds really moved the sexy needle in 2008?

Welcome to the fourth annual Sexiest Geeks contest. Each year we seed the list with some of the smartest, sexiest and most "wired" men and women on the scene, then throw open the competition to our readers.

Anna Paquin

She plays a psychic, not a physicist, on HBO's vampire hit "True Blood." Her nude scenes on the show, plus her leftover geek factor from the "X-Men" flicks, make her a make her a rising star.

full list here