Archival footage reveals the tense sequence of events that unfolded 50 years ago this month.
Red Bull's record-setting free fall "from the edge of space" is reenacted with toy figures.
How the psychoactive chemicals in pot mimic neurotransmitters to make you high.
After writing the script for 'Looper,' the director hashed out a teaser assembled from movie clips and hand-drawn sketches.
A gorgeous experimental video draws on the hypnotic powers of fire and music.
The London-based artist creates haunting sculptures with elements found in nature, tweezers, and glue.
To celebrate the release of his first novel, Robin Sloan hosted a 24-hour live streaming web show about books and technology.
Chasing storms around the planet, champion surfer Greg Long describes his lifelong pursuit of the ocean's tallest breaks.
Animators spent six months creating this action-packed stop-motion short.
The award-winning designer, a partner at Pentagram, discusses her work on the High Line logo, redoing MoMA's identity, and more.
Watch archival footage of the pilot's 1960 record-setting leap from 102,800 feet above Earth.
A drab facility in Pervouralsk, Russia, gets a colorful new look in this time-lapse video by Sasha Aleksandrov.
PBS' Off Book series explores the creativity and innovation at the frontier of independent video game design.
Paper cutouts and stop-motion animation bring antique books to life in this delightful and informative series.
Astronomers and photograpehrs reveal the magic of the Milky Way over the national park.
Brian Andrews used composites of real pediatric and veterinary x-rays to create this haunting animated short.
Stanford researchers have generated gorgeous images of the data generated as they simulate the evolution of the universe.
Team BlackSheep have made a name for themselves shooting breathtaking videos with remote-control planes.
The Iranian graphic designer discusses the value of typography and cultural cross-polination.
Using sensors and video projectors, scientists at Gifu University have developed a tool that models the human face.