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Chris Higgins

Writes about: Pop Culture , science , Space , tv

Chris Higgins is the author of The Blogger Abides and writes for This American Life, The Atlantic, Breakfast on Mars, and The Magazine. You can follow him at chrishiggins.com.

Watch How Rats Wriggle Up Toilets (If You Dare)
The Jim Henson Hour: Secrets of the Muppets
A Guided Tour of Biosphere 2, the Giant Science Experiment
Bill Murray on Fame and Being Obnoxious, 1988
Sir David Attenborough Narrates Adele's 'Hello'
Riker Sits Down
Watch the 'Ferris Bueller' TV Show (If You Dare)
See What Makes Owls So Quiet and So Deadly
Why Do We Get Goose Bumps?
Watch Vincent Price on The Muppet Show, 1977
Why Do Cats (Usually) Land on Their Feet?
Watch 37 Minutes of Jim Henson's Early Commercial Work
Watch This: 'Powers of Ten'
Adam Savage's Scariest Moment on 'MythBusters'
This Greeting Card Plays a Vinyl Record
Get Happy: Swing Dancers Dance to Hip-Hop (and Vice Versa)
The Man Who Scans Newspapers
The Greatest Computer Show from 1983...and 2015
Stream The Classic Tetris World Championship Today!
What It's Like Photographing the Pope
Watch Beautiful Cacti Bloom in Timelapse
Watch Early Test Footage for 'The Muppet Movie'
Listen to Kmart In-Store Music from 1992
Watch 'The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson' from 1990
Adam Savage Interviews 'The Martian' Author Andy Weir
43 Charmingly Odd British Town Names
Messages for the Distant Future
Inside the Cave Where Homo Naledi Was Discovered
The Secret Lives of Jellyfish
Why Do We Have to Sleep?
Trippy William Shatner Songs
Pauly Shore Hosted a '90s Fest
The Time Australia Accidentally Overran Itself With Toads
What's a 'Wheelhouse' and Why is Something in Mine?
Paul Simon Sings 'Me and Julio' on 'Sesame Street'
Man Builds Hut With Heated Floors From Scratch
Carl Sagan Explains the Drake Equation
How Do 'Star Trek' Stardates Work?
Watch State-of-the-Art Computer Graphics and Music from 1968
Required Viewing: 'Everything is a Remix'
Kermit, Cookie Monster, and the Mystery Box
Watch a 1980 Documentary on John Williams' 'Empire Strikes Back' Score
Watch Vintage 'Star Wars' Public Service Announcements
A Brief History of the British Royal Family
Mister Rogers is on Netflix and Amazon Prime
Watch: How Squid, Octopus, and Cuttlefish Skin Works
Pear Grows from Flower to Fruit in One Minute (Time-Lapse)
Star Wars Episode IV: 'Laser Moon Awakens'
Stevie Wonder on Sesame Street
Making Nemo
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