A 1990s Ballad Gets A Magic Makeover As An Epic Rock Opera Set In Space

No matter how you feel about the Backstreet Boys, it's difficult to resist this theatrical take on one of the group's biggest hits, re-imagined as "a glamanimated space opera" by Kingship. Stephen Mertens directs the animated video, below. Guitar-shaped asteroids and high-heeled space boots ahoy! » 4/12/15 1:30pm Sunday 1:30pm

Archer Ends Its Rebound Season On Top Form And Hints At A New Status Quo

After season five's detour into Archer: Vice, the gang returned to good old spycraft in season six ... which wrapped up last night with the conclusion of the two-parter "Drastic Voyage." Including the heavy suggestion that season seven, slated for 2016, will take yet another new direction. Spoilers ahead! » 4/03/15 1:29pm 4/03/15 1:29pm

The One Mathematical Concept That Richard Feynman Had Trouble Grasping

In the latest installment of the animated interview series The Experimenters, physicist Richard Feynman gives a fascinating account of his childhood, explaining how his father interested him in science, his mother's reaction to his experiments, and the one time he had trouble understanding a concept in math. » 3/31/15 11:20am 3/31/15 11:20am

A Haunting Tale of a Sinking Island, From Its Last House's Point of View

This animated short by Lynn Tomlinson goes through the history of the last house on a sinking island in the Chesapeake. It functions almost like the house's life is flashing before its eyes, before it goes under the waves. It's like an even more depressing version of The Giving Tree » 3/31/15 12:34am 3/31/15 12:34am