Everyone Is Hearting Oscar Powell From University Challenge

Everyone loves a nerd. And everyone loves a bit of University Challenge. Enter contestant Oscar Powell, from Peterhouse, Cambridge, who is gloriously geeky and won the nation's hearts with his animated expressions.

The geological sciences student also helped his team win the night's round, thanks to his in-depth knowledge of all things rocky.

Far from hiding from his new-found fame, Powell, who is also a fan of liquorice and onions, welcomed his legions of Twitter fans with open arms.

Til next time, Oscar Powell.