From over 35,000 kilometers away, Russian weather satellite Elektro-L 1 has been capturing super high resolution images of Earth.
A in-depth documentary about how commuters and messengers can make a dent in the city's overwhelming traffic.
YouTube user harrunostasj has created a fascinating look at European history in fast forward using the Centennia Historical Atlas. [Update: This video has been removed from YouTube, but click through for a similar video]
The iconic documentary filmmaker shares personal insights into the craft of storytelling and his lifelong quest to "wake the dead."
A hybrid hair salon-toy store in Copenhagen celebrates the games of the 1970s-1990s.
A Universal News Reel segment celebrates the launch of AT&T's Telstar satellite, the first to relay TV signals around the globe.
In a comedic short film, Mike Birbiglia's radio interview with the famous Fresh Air host takes an unexpected turn.
Don Pettit, an astronaut on board the International Space Station, demonstrates how to create bubbles within bubbles.
An original documentary produced by Tumblr interviews the archivists and curators of the newspaper's century-old collection of photos.
From Betty Draper to Marge Simpson, Flavorwire compiles some of TV's most entertaining motherly gems.
How to Survive a Robot Uprising, an animated film, interviews robotics expert Daniel H. Wilson about strategies for surviving a potential "robopocalypse."
The Information Machine, produced by the Eameses in 1958, explores the birth of computing from a philosophical angle.
A video commissioned by the Planet Under Pressure conference promotes a stark environmental message.
The Perennial Plate, a series about sustainable eating, checks out the effort to bring the Chesapeake Bay's oyster population back to historic levels.
Archifon I., a "virtual musical instrument," allows the audience to "play" sounds by directing laser pointers at architectural elements inside a Baroque chapel.
Ryan O’Hara Theisen's cinematic video for Alan Wilkis's "Shadow," featuring Lyrics Born and White Hinterland, plays like a short film.
Don Pettit, an astronaut on board the International Space Station, uses laptop speakers and an mp3 player to demonstrate the physics of sound in space.
A conference about Internet culture at MIT brings together the biggest stars of the Web, including "Double Rainbow guy," Antoine Dodson, "David After Dentist," and more.
The radio host talks about how he embraced YouTube and built an audience online.
Duncan Robson's masterful montage of one of cinema's most melodramatic gestures