How Honey Bee Hives Changed the InternetThis is the kind of federally funded breakthrough imperiled under the Trump administration.
Breast in ShowA sly commentary on our obsession with women’s breasts.
How Editing Works for AnimationIn live action, you shoot first and edit later. In animation, you edit first and shoot later.
Just Your Average Video of Two Blind Rescue CatsEnjoying their new lives.
Muxes, Mexico’s Ancient Third Gender“They say it’s like being transgender, but with peculiar characteristics ... ”
Survivor’s StoryWatch two refugees share a story 80 years apart.
Six-Armed PillAn innovative mechanism for safely time-releasing medication.
The Rhino GuardiansA short film on the Black Mambas, an all-female team that protects South Africa's rhinos.
Protesters on Why They Defend Refugees“They pose way less of a threat than Trump does. And they also pay way more taxes.”
It's AliveUsing nature’s geometry to bring unique sculptures to life.
The Robot Snake Balloon of DoomJust kidding. It might actually save you.
Looking Through Wes Anderson’s WindowsBeautiful, perfectly framed windows.
Cocaine With a Homemade TouchBarry, a short film about the world’s most amiable DIY drug dealer.
China From the SkyWatch a breathtaking drone tour.
Listening From the Living Room CeilingSpiders can hear you.
Cityscapes Created Inside Toilet Paper RollsAnastassia Elias’ tiny urban vistas have a hidden message.
Tiny FireworksEverything—even table salt—looks incredible under a microscope.
A Very Free BirthdayWhat happens when you take up chain restaurants on all of their free birthday goods.
How a Blind Chef CooksMemorize layout of kitchen. Amazon Echo for timers.
Why Do Female Action Heroes Always Do This?Black Widow, Mystique, and the “between-my-legs takedown.”
The Wet DesertWhen southwest England was a temperate rainforest.
A Cockatoo and Its SnackA highly motivated bird makes a remarkable custom tool to get at elusive food.
A Cooking Show With No TalkingThe only sound is food getting chopped and cooked. As it should be.
The Satisfying Spectacle of a Tree-Wrapping MachineBehold the Tree Tyer.
Finding RubyWatch a beautiful ruby seadragon caught on video for the first time.
Bright Lights, Big CraterEverything NASA has found inside Ceres’ most famous crater.
Making Louis C.K.’s Fried ChickenRecreating the recipe from Louie.
Watch Paralyzed Monkeys Walk AgainWireless brain implants bypassed the injuries in their spines.
How to Paint Like a 17th Century MasterStart with natural light.
A Hypnotic Collision of CloudsJust like online bickering between strangers.