There are Christmas-themed episodes that are saccharine affairs from start to finish (usually, they rip off It's a Wonderful Life in some way) and then there are glorious holiday romps that are absurd and fun all the way through.
The latest trend in magical hairstyles is a pack of animals rather than the usual hair follicles. You are never alone when you have animals for hair!
Panoply is a project that combines the animation talents of Steve K. Simons and the ancient Greek history expertise Sonya Nevin to produce beautiful animations of the scenes on artifact vases.
Director Alex Garland's debut film, Ex Machina, follows the story of a computer coder named Caleb who, Golden Ticket-style, wins a week in the mountain house of the CEO of the company he works for.
NASA's Flame Extinguishment - 2 (FLEX-2) experiment is designed to study the characteristics of burning fuel droplets in space, aboard the International Space Station.
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A new study indicates that patients in the beginning stages of Alzheimer's might be able to regain memories previously thought to be permanently destroyed.
Last year, YouTuber solyentbrak1 gave us a fake Batman/Superman trailer so outstanding , it actually convinced us Ben Affleck could pull off playing Batman.
Not all spoiled food is created equal. Most everyone has an aversion to rotten foods. After all, they taste awful .
The Driving Dead is an ambitious web series with zombies, an 18+ rating, and The Walking Dead's Michael Rooker.
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Goodbye, Venus Express. You were a lovely satellite, and lasted far longer than we had any right to expect.
These parlor tricks were published by Hugo Gernsback back in the 1920s, but they've been around forever.
Mike Myers stopped by SNL last night to reprise his role as Austin Powers villain Dr. Evil, interrupting the show's cold open to chastise Sony and North Korea for "giving evil organizations a bad name." Read more...
This once-a-year SONOS promotion expires on December 27, but if you want some new speakers in time for Christmas, here's a friendly reminder to order soon.
We loved the finale of The Legend of Korra , but there was one tiny thing that didn't happen in the episode's final moments that we were really hoping would happen.
Wow. The Legend of Korra really knows how to do a finale. There is so much to talk about between Kuvira and Korra's final showdown, Team Avatar defending Republic City—and of course, that thing that happened at the very end.
Scientists exploring the deepest place on Earth — the Mariana Trench in the Pacific Ocean — recently acquired footage of a strange, never-before-seen fish at a record depth of 26,722 feet.
On the 20th of December, 1939, the second laboratory of the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA) was founded.