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

New TV Alert: Science Channel & Popular Science Team Up for "Future Of..."
David Letterman's Top Ten Numbers From One to Ten
Twitter is Down. What's a "Distributed Denial of Service Attack"?
The Late Movies: 15 MORE Musicians and Their Awesome Sesame Street Appearances
Ultimate Time-Waster: Super Mario Bros Online Games
Robot Hands Jamming on a Bouncy Ball
Bugs Under a Street Light: Beautiful
Golan Levin: An Artist and Engineer
The Late Movies: Musicians and Their Awesome Sesame Street Appearances
Dr. Strange Will Kill Us All
Documentaries I Like: POSSESSED
Is Science Good or is it Whack?
Was Moore's Law Inevitable?
The One-Man "Rock Band"
The Late Movies: Stevie Wonder
McDonald's Food Created Using CGI
The Origins of Video Game Character Names
Documentaries I Like: Code Rush
How Electronic "20 Questions" Games Work
Technical Details of the Disney Monorail
E.O. Wilson - Lord of the Ants
The Late Movies: More Richard Feynman Explanations
Errol Morris on Robert McNamara
Richard Feynman Explains Trains
Documentaries I Like: The Fog of War (featuring Robert McNamara)
Photos: Crystal City Beneath Five Fingers
The Late Movies: COSMOS
Science in the Field: Human Migration in the Ancient Southwest
How Cults Rewire the Brain
V.S. Ramachandran: A Neurological Theory of Artistic Experience
Anthropology Lessons: Endangered Cultures
Hummingbirds in Slow Motion
The Late Movies: Paul Simon
How Brain Damage Reveals Brain Function
Let's Hear It for Libraries
Our First Nerd President?
Stunning 1000-frames-per-second Slow Motion
Ze Frank on His Internet Projects
The Late Movies: Card Tricks
Michael Pollan Takes a Plant's-Eye View
New Theories on the Origin of Life
Edward Cullens Invade The Sims 3
Mythbuster Adam Savage on Failure
Why I Sneeze in Sunlight
The Late Movies: Optical Illusions
Why We Should Explore the Sea
The Ames Window - A Bizarre Illusion
Calvinball, Quidditch and other fictional sports you can play
The Secret of Monkey Island Returns
How Globes are Made


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