In a clip shot by none other than Thomas Edison, the author and Atlantic contributor goes for a stroll, smoking a cigar in his signature white suit.
The UCLA professor describes cutting-edge, cross-disciplinary work being done at the intersection of biology, art, and ethics.
A documentary eulogy for the world's second most powerful particle collider -- and the golden age of science in America.
Visit the historic sites of the city as they looked after WWI in this rare travel footage from the Prelinger Archive.
The behemoth video sharing site has launched its first 24-7 live streaming video feed -- The Pet Collective's corgi puppy cam.
Residents of the Polish capital pause for a minute of silence to commemorate the 63-day fight to overthrow Nazi occupation that began on August 1, 1944.
An animated video about how the Olympic flame came to be weatherproof, safe, and photogenic.
This video about the physical properties of "astro puffs" (water in zero gravity) on board the International Space Station might make you wonder.
Johan Rijpma's video for 'Natural Thing,' a track by Nobody Beats the Drum, adapts a YouTube trope for the Vimeo audience.
An animated montage featuring summer sports in the pixelated style of '80s video games.
Sight, a brilliant and disturbing short sci-fi film, imagines a world in which Google Glass-inspired apps are everywhere.
Oxygen deprivation is a (legal) performance-enhancing strategy for some Olympians and other endurance athletes. Here's how it works.
Half a century of "wooing women" in pop music, presented as a medley by the viral video collective cdza
Math meets neuroscience in the quest to recreate the connections in the human brain and develop smarter robots.
Beluga whales, puffins, golden retriever puppies, and more
An archival clip from the TV series The Big Picture, produced by the U.S. Army, reveals how much the games have changed in 60 years.
This is how bears get breakfast.
This robot dad just can't convince his robot kid to go down the slide.
From supporting young, innovative talent to integrating new technologies, the actress and playwright reflects on what's to come in the world of theater.
An animated short recasts the Greek tradition with a scrappy set of urban critters.