Here are some links to help you guys pick up the Basics:
for just basics:
For some broader tutorials use this:
That page is really all you need to know, but hey, why stop there?
tons of great videos there.
Also a great free resource!
I just found this one to be handy for users coming from AE or other comp programs to get a general sense of what nuke can do and some interface tips/tricks. It's even called "STEP up to Nuke":
Hope all those sites and videos will hold your thirst of knowledge for awhile. Shamefully, I haven't even seen all these incredible videos yet, there are tons! Slowly but surely though, I will plow through them all.
Knowledge starts with the heart. So get passionate!