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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.

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Victorian Mail Delivery: 12 Times Each Day
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Symphony of Science - The Poetry of Reality (An Anthem for Science)
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Temple Grandin: the World Needs All Kinds of Minds
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The Late Movies: Amazing Rubik's Cube Solvers
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Auto-Tune the News: The Turtle Fence
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The Pluto Files: News Veterans Still Outraged!
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This Machine Solves Rubik's Cubes
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3 Minutes of Surprising Trivia
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What a Rich Retired Genius Does in His Copious Spare Time
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The Late Movies: Dogs Being Cute
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J.K. Rowling on Failure & Imagination
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Tonight on PBS: Katrina's Lost Dogs
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IBM Invents Jeopardy-Playing Computer
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Inside Antiques Roadshow
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"Deadliest Catch" Star Captain Phil Harris Dies
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The Late Movies: "Dust in the Wind" Covers
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Chicago Gang Business Cards
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Video: Inside the Chernobyl "Zone of Alienation"
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Jamie Lee Curtis on Turning Off the Juice
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How to Rock Out, Even if You Don't Play an Instrument
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Neil deGrasse Tyson "Not the Boss of the Solar System," Says News Industry
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That's Not Art
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The Late Movies: The Day the Music Died
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Garry Kasparov on Chess, Computers, and Grandmasters Using Computers
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Tonight on NOVA: Ghosts of Machu Picchu
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How To Report the News
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Do You Remove Book Jackets?
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Wes Anderson Accepts Award Via Stop-Motion Animation
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The Late Movies: Covers of Morrissey & The Smiths
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Confessions of a Book Pirate
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Designer Saul Bass: "I don't give a damn whether the client understands that [beauty] is worth anything."
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Adventure Science: Kon-Tiki, 1950
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OkCupid Analyzes Online Dating Data; Surprising Conclusions Revealed
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8 Amazing Octopus Videos
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The Late Movies: The Hitchcock Interview, 1973
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Tim Burton's VINCENT, a Tribute to Edgar Allan Poe and Vincent Price
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Tonight on PBS: NOVA - Riddles of the Sphinx
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Crayola Evolution: 1903-2010
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How to Boil Water
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How Long Will You Live?
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The Late Movies: Jay Leno Impressions
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Ren & Stimpy Creator Sends Awesome Letter to Kid
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Vonnegut's Letter to His Family About His Imprisonment in Slaughterhouse Five
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Netflix Rental Patterns, or, Minnesotans Love to Rent "The Bucket List"
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The Largest Record Collection in the World, Still for Sale
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Symphony of Science: "The Unbroken Thread" (Attenborough, Goodall, Sagan)
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The Late Movies: Top 10 Antiques Roadshow Valuations
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The Last Decade According to 9-Year-Olds
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Is Your Child a Dandelion or an Orchid?
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