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.

Videos
Kermit, Cookie Monster, and the Mystery Box
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Watch a 1980 Documentary on John Williams' 'Empire Strikes Back' Score
TV
Watch Vintage 'Star Wars' Public Service Announcements
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A Brief History of the British Royal Family
TV
Mister Rogers is on Netflix and Amazon Prime
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Watch: How Squid, Octopus, and Cuttlefish Skin Works
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Pear Grows from Flower to Fruit in One Minute (Time-Lapse)
Movies
Star Wars Episode IV: 'Laser Moon Awakens'
TV
Stevie Wonder on Sesame Street
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Making Nemo
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Oliver Sacks: What Hallucination Reveals About Our Minds
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Alan Adler, Aerobie and AeroPress Inventor
This Just In
Remembering Oliver Sacks
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80 Minutes of '80s and '90s TV Commercials
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The World's Largest Collection of Lunch Boxes
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Microsoft's Ultra-Awkward 'Windows 7 House Party' Video
Art
11 Gossipy Confessions I Learned from Mexican Folk Art
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Timelapse: Monarch Butterfly Metamorphosis
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Timelapse: Blooming Daisies
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The 8 Queen Problem
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The Cost of "Act of God" Disasters
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Hypnotic Model Trains Spiral Onward
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Watch Pee-wee Herman's Anti-Crack PSA
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Giant Gummy Bear + Liquid Nitrogen + Shotgun = Candy Carnage
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Watch: Building a Hut from Scratch
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Watch: Competitive Finch Singing
Geography
Driving the Lower 48 States in 124 Hours
Movies
'Star Wars Begins,' The Complete Filmumentary
Space
Buzz Aldrin's Moon Checklist
Movies
13 Brutally Honest Movie Reviews
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Baby Teeth Emerge in Horrifying Timelapse
History
This Weekend in History (August 8 and 9)
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Timelapse: Toddler Learns to Walk
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How Marbles are Made
Movies
How Great Britain Reacted to 'Star Wars'
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The Sweetest 'Sesame Street' Moment
Movies
'Raiding the Lost Ark': The Ultimate 'Raiders' Companion
List
5 Things We Learned from Rick Moranis on 'Bullseye with Jesse Thorn'
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A Linguistic Investigation of "The Gay Voice"
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Centralia: The Town That's Still on Fire
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A Film Tour of London in 1981
History
This Weekend in History (August 1 & 2)
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Playing Tic-Tac-Toe With a 1966 Computer
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The Mystery Of The Missing Purple Martins
History
This Weekend in History
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Finding the Speed of Light With Peeps
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How Chuck Jones Mastered His Craft
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How LEGOs are Made
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The Invisible Universe Of The Human Microbiome
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The Mysterious Case of Skeleton Lake
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