The Science of Extreme Pogo

This is not your father's pogo stick. Unlike the spring-driven toys many children use to bounce up and down, an extreme pogo stick can propel you over 8 feet into the air, leaving plenty of time for airborne spins, flips, and other tricks. How does it work? » 12/28/11 11:00am 12/28/11 11:00am

The Lord of Rings, remixed into a stuttering electronic track

The remixer Pogo's gained internet acclaim for his aural cut-and-pastes of such films as Snow White. Now he's used snippets of dialogue and sound from Lord of the Rings for his latest composition, "Murmurs Of Middle-Earth." » 2/27/11 7:30am 2/27/11 7:30am

The best Harry Potter fan videos, comedy sketches, and other viral…

Given that the entire planet's been in throes of Pottermania for over a decade, the internet's churned out tons of funny (and profoundly bizarre) video tributes to J.K. Rowling's boy wizard. Here are some of the best. » 11/20/10 10:00am 11/20/10 10:00am