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

Conrad Hilton's Advice to the American People
The Late Movies: Bill Nye the Science Guy
How Mick Jagger Got Dissed By M.C. Escher
"Symphony of Science - We Are All Connected" (ft. Sagan, Feynman, deGrasse Tyson & Bill Nye)
Blow Huge Bubbles With Baby Shampoo
Tweets of Old
The Story of Pi
The Late Movies: 5 Full Episodes of NOVA
The Impossible Has Happened: Polaroid Is Back
Stop-Motion Art Project in an Abandoned Space
Ultra Slo-Mo Video of Bullet Impacts
Vintage Reading Rainbow: BEES
How to Not Kill Yourself and Still Be a Writer
The Late Movies: 9 Low-Budget "Classic Alternative" Music Videos
PhotoSketch: Make the Internet Create Photos for You
Mr. Rogers: The Crayon Factory
Strobe Lights & Water Drops
Hammer and Feather Drop on the Moon
Special Frontline Preview: "Obama's War"
The Late Movies: "Video Songs" by Pomplamoose
Robot Pancake Sorting Machine Operates With Deadly Speed, Accuracy
The Creepiest Thing Ever: L'Inconnue de la Seine
"Cosmos" Documentary, Auto-Tuned Vocals by Carl Sagan, ft. Stephen Hawking (Seriously)
No Signal: When Movies Use Cell Phone Signal Loss to Heighten Drama
The Late Movies: Jonah Reviews Movies
We See With the Eyes, But We See With the Brain as Well...
Vonnegut Reads "Breakfast of Champions," 3 Years Before Publication
Attention, People of Earth
Online Dating Site Reveals Rules for "First Contact" Derived From Data
BBC's "Story of Maths" Documentary
The Late Movies: Five Five-Minute Educational Ignite Talks
Classic Feynman Physics Lectures Free Online, Courtesy of Bill Gates
Scrabble: How to Confuse and Destroy Your Opponents
3 Killer Songs About Vincent van Gogh
What Happened to Plain Old Lego Bricks?
Cymatics: Making Sound Visible
The Late Movies: 9 Great Beatles Videos
4 Great Documentaries Currently Free on YouTube
Fire Ants Build Lifeboat Out of Ants to Save the Queen
How Abe Lincoln Failed and Failed...Before He Succeeded
They Might Be Giants Release Educational Science Album for Kids
How a Differential Gear Works
The Late Movies: "Xanadu"
The Late Movies: "Across the Universe" Covers
Richard Feynman: "I Can Live With Doubt"
Les Paul - "What I've Learned"
What Makes "Psycho Killers" Tick?
The Late Movies: 6 Re-Edited "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" Trailers
Lessons From the "Real" Ferris Bueller
Werner Herzog Hosts a Cooking Show


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