Who Do You Think The New Cast Is Playing In Star Wars Episode VII?

Now that the brand new cast of Star Wars Episode VII has been announced, it's time to pick each actor out one-by-one. Decide who they are playing, and what they are doing. Thankfully, the first official image from the production gives us a few clues. What do you think? » 4/29/14 5:40pm 4/29/14 5:40pm

An interactive map that lets you hear New York in 1933

It's basically an audio time machine. Tech historian Emily Thompson, out of Princeton, has put together an interactive map of New York circa 1933, embedded with the old sounds of the city. » 12/09/13 3:55pm 12/09/13 3:55pm

Concept Art Writing Prompt: Car Trouble In The Jell-O Fields

For the past two weeks, you've delighted us with your flash fiction pieces about dead (and undead) giants and disembodied brains that surf the web. This week, your inspiration is a bit of otherworldly car trouble. As always, post your story in the comments. » 1/21/12 12:45pm 1/21/12 12:45pm