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

Nothing Compares 2 Prince's Fridge
Gmail Motion
3eanuts - Peanuts Comics Minus the Last Panel
The Late Movies: Dumbness, Insanity, Celine Dion Screaming, and Billy Joel
Tonight on NOVA: "Japan's Killer Quake"
Equating Angels with Transistors: Shatner at His Best
Learn Math With Donald Duck
Ode to the Brain
The Brother IntelliFax 2800 App Store (FINALLY)
The Late Movies: MTV Unplugged
SXSW: By the Numbers
Happy 80th, William Shatner!
The Sounds of Failure (and Science)
PVC Beasts That Walk on Their Own
The Late Movies: Kinetic Typography
Cassini Orbiter Videos: Saturn Flyby
Dissecting Elmo Live
Meltdown at Three Mile Island (Documentary)
The Late Movies: Kinetic Typography
Forget Printing Money, Let’s Print Kidneys
An Epic Journey: Windows 1 Through Windows 7
Anarchist Cookbook Author: “I’m sorry that it has been used by people for violent purposes.”
Space Shuttle Launch, Seen from Airplane
On Rockets, Boiling Whale Heads, and H-bombs
Inspirational: Carl Sagan and the Egyptian and Tunisian Revolutions
The Late Movies: Isaac Asimov’s “Visions of the Future”
How Not to Draw a Circle
Bruce Lee’s “Green Hornet” Screen Test
Ken Jennings: Watson “has never known the touch of a woman.”
How Not to Draw a Straight Line
Stop: Stammer Time!
The Late Movies: Ken Jennings
The Beatles: 1000 Years Later
Talking to Your Kids About Star Wars
What is “Awesome?” IBM’s Watson vs. Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter
The Late Movies: 9 Performances of John Cage's 4'33"
Phantom of the Floppera (Floppy Drive Orchestra)
Robot Orders Scone, Leaves Big Tip
Calculator Words
Josh Groban's "The Best Tweets of Kanye West"
Werner Herzog's "Cave of Forgotten Dreams"
The Late Movies: Horrible Alarm Clocks
Desert Bus: This is a Long Driving Game for Someone With Nothing To Think About
How Random are Scratch-Off Lotto Tickets?
James Randi's Witty, Surprising TED Talk
The Empire Farts Back
Death Wears a Snuggie
The Late Movies: White People Rapping Poorly
Why Can't (Blindfolded) People Walk Straight?


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