Ancient "terror birds" used their mega-beaks to stab prey

Ripped straight from King Kong, creatures known as "terror birds" stalked South America millions of years ago, brandishing impressively huge beaks. New research into how they used this appendage shows just how appropriate their name really is. » 8/18/10 3:00pm 8/18/10 3:00pm

Party Down is the greatest nerd TV series you never saw

Party Down may be dead, but protagonist Roman DeBeer's psychotic scifi rants will live on forever. Tragically the show was just canceled, so we decided to compile the greatest hits from our favorite TV nerd. » 7/07/10 4:44pm 7/07/10 4:44pm