The Spacewalker’s ViewFrom a GoPro far above Earth.
Water Your Christmas TreeHere’s what can happen in a fire if you don’t.
Must This Baby Otter Learn to Swim?He would rather not.
Emeraude & Marshmallow & Comet & StromboliMore than 200 hummingbirds visit a UCLA researcher every day. She recognizes 50 by name.
The BeholderCan this uncanny eyeball installation watch you watching?
The Genius of Sam RaimiHis movies make laughs and scares the same thing.
Goat YogaYoga, with goats.
A Caterpillar Begins Its MetamorphosisIn beautiful, slightly weird high-definition video.
A Re-enactment of a Wealthy Woman Getting Dressed in 18th-Century EnglandIt's exhausting.
Krill JoyA drone’s remarkable footage of the world’s largest animal feeding.
How to (Safely) View a Total Solar EclipseThis month’s event is the first viewable from the continental United States since 1979.
In, Up, and Around Muscle BeachA tiny drone’s acrobatic tour of a legendary California beach.
A Gorgeous Journey Straight Through Pieces of HardwoodEach layer looks like an alternate universe.
The Penguinologist's LifeHow a fake job title spurred a public rally to help imperiled penguins.
A Premature Baby Hippo Meets Underwater DiversShe’s skeptical.
A Zoetrope for 2017A 19th-century pleasure arrives in the 21st century, controlled by app.
Birth of a HurricaneA stunning view of smoke, sea salt, and dust swirling across Earth.
Pictures PerfectWatch a computer create startlingly realistic photos of fake celebrities based on how we expect them to look.
The Wax FilesThe art of recovering lost indigenous voices, preserved in wax for 100 years.
Zoo Creatures Eating PumpkinsThe best animal videos of the year.
Particle BeautyA mesmerizing video of acrylic paint flowing down paper—or is it actually the cosmos?
War and CheeseWhen Russia banned Western cheese imports in 2014, a Moscow man knew he had to make "Russian parmesan."
How Astrophysicists Come Up With Their Drawings of Alien WorldsThe surreal visions of "visualization scientists."
How Costume Design Secretly Tells Stories in MoviesIf you don't notice, that's the point.
Chasing the EclipseNASA jets will follow the moon’s shadow across three states to study the sun.
2 Fast 2 SteepWatch a biker take on the steep and narrow streets of Puerto Vallarta.
How to Make a Krabby PattyThe Spongebob Squarepants recipe you didn’t know you needed.
DétourMichel Gondry's charming ad for Apple, shot entirely on an iPhone.
The Chemistry of CatnipIncluding nature's more sinister uses for your feline's favorite drug.
Photo FinishHow the very first camera phone picture came to be.