The Most Amazing Cosplay From Wondercon: Day One!

Every year, the Wondercon cosplayers keep astonishing us, both with their attention to detail and with their creativity. You keep thinking you've seen it all — and then you see what people have come up with this year, and it's a brand new delight all over again. Here's our favorite cosplay from Wondercon day one. » 4/19/14 11:45am Today 11:45am

Watch This Table Turn Sound Into A Dancing Pattern Of Flames

The latest installment of Veritasium is all about the "Pyro-Board." This snazzy contraption is a mesmerizing, planar take on the Rubens' tube – a perforated tube of gas – hooked up to a gas jet and a speaker – that can turn music into beautifully patterned, leaping flicks of fire. » 4/18/14 10:40am Yesterday 10:40am

Watch A Space Jam Live Read With Nick Kroll, Seth Green & Blake Griffin

Lately ,there have been a collection of highbrow, nostalgic live reads (The Breakfast Club with Jennifer Garner and Aaron Paul or Ghostbusters read with Seth Rogen and Mae Whitman). But now there's finally something for the people. Behold a snippet from the Space Jam live read starring Nick Kroll, Ben Schwartz, Seth… » 4/17/14 11:00am Thursday 11:00am

The First Instagram From Space Is Of An Astronaut In A Firefly T-Shirt

Last week, NASA astronaut Steve Swanson sent the first Instagram from space. It was a selfie, naturally, taken before the ISS cupola. But what caught our eye wasn't Swanson's handsome mug or the view of Earth. It was Swanson's shirt, which features a familiar spacecraft and the words: "Shipping & Logistics: Everything's… » 4/16/14 7:20am Wednesday 7:20am

Perfectly Preserved 1950s Home Is A Living Time Capsule

Now you can own a little piece of the past. This gorgeous Toronto home is being sold by its 96-year-old owners, who have had this house in their possession for 72 years. And they certainly decorated the heck out of it. The house looks like it was put in a bubble during the 1950s and 1960s—so great. So, so, so great.… » 4/10/14 3:30pm 4/10/14 3:30pm

The Science Behind Jack White's Amazing New Music Video

The music video for "High Ball Stepper" – the first cut from Jack White's forthcoming solo album "Lazaretto" – is basically four minutes of blazing guitar riffs set to visuals of two notoriously trippy scientific phenomena. » 4/09/14 5:00pm 4/09/14 5:00pm