What would it look like from Earth if the Moon were a giant disco ball?

So, technically, this is what it would look like if the Moon were a disco ball AND orbited Earth at the same distance as the International Space Station, i.e. roughly 420 kilometers (260 miles) above the surface of the Earth. But that doesn't make it any less incredible looking. » 4/05/14 9:30am 4/05/14 9:30am

What makes creepy things creepy?

Lots of stuff frightens us that should frighten us – things that pose a clear threat to our physical wellbeing, for example. But what about things that just... creep us out? A shadowy visage, for example, or an almost – but still not quitehuman-looking robot? » 7/03/13 10:40am 7/03/13 10:40am

What would happen if Superman punched you in the face?

We did love the superhuman-on-superhuman violence in Man of Steel, but what if Superman were to launch his solar-powered fist at an ordinary human being? Vsauce gives us a lesson in comic book physics and explains why a Kryptonian punch would damage far more than just your face. » 6/15/13 9:00am 6/15/13 9:00am