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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.

Space
During the First U.S. Lunar Landing, the Soviets Crashed Into the Moon
History
Zambia, Then and Now
Videos
Minecraft: The Story of Mojang
Videos
How to Sharpen Pencils
Videos
The Real Walter White
List
5 Reasons to Give Thanks in 2013
History
The Revolution Will Be Kickstarted
TV
Making "HBO City"
Music
Leonardo da Vinci's Piano/Cello Hybrid
Food
The Chemistry of Cookies
Videos
Benoît Mandelbrot, Father of Fractals
List
5 Ideas for the Condom of the Future
Videos
How to Become a LEGO Designer
Videos
San Francisco, Before and After the 1906 Fire
Videos
700 Hot Air Balloons (Timelapse)
TV
Tonight: "The Challenger Disaster" on Science and Discovery Channels
Videos
MIT's Amazing 3D Gizmo
List
5 Reasons World Toilet Day is Awesome
Science
Why One Woman Studies Physics
Movies
30 Minutes of "Return of the Jedi" Raw Footage
Fun
SimCityEDU: Gaming in the Classroom
Videos
A Brief History of Video Game Title Design
Science
Robot Flies Like a Fly - By Crashing Into Stuff
TV
A Brief "Big History" of Salt
Videos
Jim Henson's Home Movies Were Lovely
Movies
A Goofy New/Old "Star Wars" Trailer
Fun
Internet-Controllable Halloween Display - Tonight!
Books
My Favorite Astronaut Wrote a Book
List
How to Feed the Hungry While Trick-or-Treating
Space
Retrieving the Space Shuttle's Solid Rocket Boosters
Pretty Pictures
You've Seen His Photos, But You've Never Heard of Him
Videos
Giant Koosh Ball vs. Liquid Nitrogen
Videos
How Many Countries Are There?
Space
Behold, the Giant Magellan Telescope!
Videos
The Last Percent
Comics
The History of "The Walking Dead"
Movies
Wes Anderson Movie Reviews, in Detail
Videos
Oregon to California in 5 Minutes (Time Lapse)
Videos
The Original "Mahna Mahna"
Videos
12 Muppet Impressions in One Minute
List
13 Sesame Street Muppets That Make a Difference
Videos
Why X-ray Crystallography Matters
Videos
Swimming With Jellyfish
History
The Rise and Fall of Rome in 5 Minutes
List
6 Reasons Today is International Day of the Girl
Videos
Nintendo Music Performed by Robotic Piano and Drums
Animals
The Great Crab Migration
Stub
Jim Henson Films, 1966-67
Science
No Shots! No Shots! How to Get a Shot Without a Needle
Videos
Watch This: Percussive Maintenance
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