Custom painted Gromit statues unleashed all over Bristol

July 1st marks the start of the Gromit Unleashed charity art exhibition in Bristol. Eighty statues of Wallace & Gromit's beloved stop-motion pooch are appearing all over the city, each custom designed by a different artist. » 6/30/13 10:00am 6/30/13 10:00am

This unnecessarily complicated pancake-making device would do Wallace…

The Happy Egg Company took their cues for their Pancake-omatic from the cracking contraptions of Wallace and Gromit. It took engineers 200 hours to construct and 100 hours to test this pancake making device, which starts when the enthroned hen lays an egg. It's pretty to look at, but the real question is: are the… » 2/10/13 8:30am 2/10/13 8:30am

Let Wallace and Gromit teach your kids about science

At first glance, the idea of "Wallace and Gromit have their own science education show" seems a bit weird. Especially when you see Wallace, the claymation man with unmistakable sweater vest, sitting at a desk saying "Hello viewers." But actually, Wallace & Gromit's World of Invention, which just came out on DVD in… » 3/28/12 1:18pm 3/28/12 1:18pm

First image from Aardman Animation's Pirates! In an Adventure with…

The studio that brought you Wallace and Gromit and Chicken Run is adapting the popular Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists into a movie due March 30, 2012. And here's your first look! » 5/06/11 2:24pm 5/06/11 2:24pm

Adorable But Horrible: 26 Cute Critters You'll Want to Avoid

Horror isn't always slimy and grotesque; some of the most frightening monsters come in the cutest packages. We list the fluffy, wide-eyed, and downright adorable critters that want to scare you, eat you, or enslave you for all time. » 10/29/09 4:20pm 10/29/09 4:20pm

Moonage Daydreamer: The Greatest Lunar Scenes

In honor of Moon, opening today, we went kinda loony (get it?) coming up with our favorite lunar scenes in film and TV. (We restricted the list to our own planet's moon; sorry, Saturn and Endor fans.) Watch them here. » 6/12/09 5:16pm 6/12/09 5:16pm

Doctor Who's Tin Dog Learns A New Trick From His Master

Doctor Who's time-traveler, The Doctor, may be the last of his kind... but he's not the only one who can regenerate. K-9, the Doctor's metal dog, will follow suit in his new show. » 3/13/09 2:00pm 3/13/09 2:00pm

Even Two Doctors Are No Match For A Plasticine Dog

This year's Doctor Who Christmas Special may have doubled its Doctors, but it still wasn't the most watched show in the UK on Christmas Day. That honor belongs to the return of another SF double-act. » 12/27/08 8:00am 12/27/08 8:00am

Doctor Who's Robot Dog Finally Hitting The Big Time

K-9, the robot dog from time traveling action-comedy Doctor Who, is finally getting his own TV show. Bob Baker, who created K-9 in 1977 and also co-wrote the Wallace And Gromit films, is in Australia working on 26 scripts for K-9 Adventures, which starts production next month. And as you can see from the concept… » 6/18/08 11:30am 6/18/08 11:30am

Claymation Science Heroes Wallace And Gromit Are Coming Back!

The most intrepid space explorers and monster-fighters ever to be made of clay are coming back to our screens later this year, and they've built "robotic kneading arms" to help with their bakery business. The first images from the next Wallace And Gromit short, "A Matter Of Loaf And Death," went online — and they… » 6/12/08 12:03pm 6/12/08 12:03pm