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

Skateboard Tricks + Fire
Painting Ads on Buildings: "Up There"
An Analysis of Couch Fort Architecture
The Late Movies: Simon's Cat
Fire + Tornado = Oh Jeez
Documentary: Fermat's Last Theorem
An SNL Set is Built in Seconds
A Color Movie from 1922
The Late Movies: Baffling "Next on Mad Men" Clips
"The World Vs. Scott Pilgrim"/"The Matrix" Mashup Trailer
"Oregon Trail" Mini-Documentary (1996)
Hummingbirds in Slow Motion (HD Video)
The Axolotl - A Regenerating Salamander
Christopher Walken Reads Things
The Late Movies: The Jerk
Cab Calloway Sings for Betty Boop in 1933 (Video)
A Film About Words, Using Very Few Words
Return of the Jedi - New Deleted Scene Released
Winters of My Life
Failed Utopia: Koreshan Unity Settlement
The Late Movies: Solar Eclipses
Why Shatner Stole Nimoy's Bicycle
Most Amazing Wikipedia Entry Ever: "Baby Got Back"
The Penguincubator: The 1937 Vending Machine for Books
Kurt Vonnegut - How to Get a Job Like Mine (Video)
Teaching a Robot to Flip Pancakes
The Late Movies: On Top of Mountains
Sun Dogs: Beautiful "False Suns"
Essential Knowledge About Graboids (Landsharks)
Ultra Slo-Mo Lightning Strike (9,000fps)
The Late Movies: Bill Nye the Science Guy
Airing Tonight: "The Colony" on Discovery
Epic Musical Mashup
The Late Movies: Double Rainbow (So Intense)
Battlestar Galactica at the U.N.: So Say We All
Kevin Spacey Does Impersonations
Eating Away at Cancer
Ferris Club
BIG BANG BIG BOOM: A Graffiti History of the World
The Late Movies: Talking Toys Talking to Each Other
You're Doing it Wrong
The KFC Logo You Can See from Space
How One Man Gamed "The Price is Right"
Newly Published: Mark Twain on Interviews
Super Mario Bros Speedrun on Top of a Building
The Late Movies: Covers of "Ceremony"
McDonald's Fries: One Man's Quest to Make Them at Home
Information Pioneers: Sir Clive Sinclair
Math in Nature
Slo-Mo Video: Lightning Strikes Chicago Buildings


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