The Greatest Gift Ideas for People Who Work at io9

Still need more holiday gift ideas? Well, here’s what the io9 staff members are desperately hoping to receive this holiday season. No, you don’t have to buy them for us; this is still mainly to help you guys. (But, hey, if you have an extra pile of disposable income and you want to treat your favorite site, you know… »Wednesday 12:00pm11/25/15 12:00pm


60 Years of the Godzilla Franchise in Infographics 

After the release of the Legendary Pictures "Godzilla" in the summer of 2014 a debate started in the fandom about Godzilla not appearing enough. But there was no actual data on how much time Godzilla appeared in any of his other films. Since this information didn't seem to be recorded anywhere I started a project… »3/05/15 11:43am3/05/15 11:43am

Win Tickets to IFLS Live! at the American Museum of Natural History

On Wednesday, August 28, we're throwing the ultimate science event: IFLS Live!, co-hosted with Elise Andrew of I F*cking Love Science. And even though it's completely sold out, we're offering one more chance for you to grab tickets. We're giving away five pairs of tickets to our Facebook fans - just go here to enter! »8/21/13 6:12pm8/21/13 6:12pm

Weird, Al Yankovic is currently announcing the 2013 Bonnaroo lineup via live stream

Today, in celebration of that special time of year when hundreds of thousands of young people voluntarily sleep outside and see very famous musical acts perform their very famous songs, noted weird person Al Yankovic is announcing the 2013 Bonnaroo lineup. You can watch him do his thing live in the video embedded… »2/19/13 11:59am2/19/13 11:59am

Turn Yourself into a Zombie with Dead Yourself, The Walking Dead Photo App, Win Some Killer Swag

As you can probably tell from the image above, The Walking Dead Dead Yourself photo app is truly a thing of beauty. With little-to-no physical effort on your part, you can transform your face (or the grinning visage of a loved one) into a putrid, oozing, undead nightmare — doesn't that sound like fun? »1/29/13 11:59am1/29/13 11:59am