The Many Uses of Greenscreen

Ransom Riggs

Also known as chromakey (or bluescreen), it used to be something that was reserved mainly for high-flying, blockbuster effects films.

Morning Cup of Links: Goat Trauma

Miss Cellania

If you've been traumatized by a goat, help is available.

The Late Movies: Memorable College Football Plays

Mark Arminio

In honor of tonight's BCS National Championship game, tonight's Late Movies take a look at some memorable college football plays. In this year's Tostitos Fiesta Bowl, undefeated

The Quick 10: 10 Really Pricey Books

Stacy Conradt

I have this fantasy that I am harboring a rare, insanely valuable first edition of some obscure book somewhere on my overstuffed bookshelves.

The 5pm Quiz: Hall of Fame Hats

Scott Allen

Yesterday, former Expos & Cubs slugger Andre Dawson was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.

What Exactly Is a Crimson Tide?

Scott Allen

Last month, Scott Allen wrote about the origins of the nicknames of the 10 schools in BCS bowls.

A Fruit Fly Walks Into a Bar...

Meghan Holohan

Big news in the field of alcoholic fruit fly research—when fruit flies are offered unlimited amounts of alcohol, they drink until they pass out.

6 More Lost and Found Airplanes

Miss Cellania

I once thought that it should be very hard to lose something as big as an airplane.

Symphony of Science: "The Unbroken Thread" (Attenborough, Goodall, Sagan)

Chris Higgins

Get ready for another awesome Symphony of Science video! Yes, that's right, more auto-tuned scientists with cool music and video.

Is Cash Cab for Real? 7 Contestants Speak!

David K. Israel

If you're reading this post, you probably love trivia and game shows as much of the rest of us _flossers.

2009's Most Disturbing Film Is A Documentary

Ransom Riggs

You might have already heard about The Cove.

Brain Game: Twice None

Today's Brain Game asks a single question: What's the next number in the following sequence? 1, 1, 2, 1, 2, 2, 3, ? Here is the SOLUTION. THE SOLUTION: 1. The numbers represent

Morning Cup of Links: Game Cupcakes

Miss Cellania

On the Ski Slopes With Avalanche Patrollers.

The Late Movies: Top 10 Antiques Roadshow Valuations

Chris Higgins

The antiques world was rocked (okay, more like gently bumped) when a recent episode of Antiques Roadshow estimated a woman's collection of carved Chinese jade objects at $710,000 to $1.07 million

The Quick 10: 10 Infamous Womanizers

Stacy Conradt

According to the author of a new biography on Warren Beatty, he's slept with nearly 13,000 women.