From Bugs Bunny to Wile E. Coyote: The Animation Genius of Chuck Jones

It's a good bet that you spent hundreds of childhood hours with Chuck Jones, even if you didn't know who he was at the time. "What's Up, Doc? The Animation Art of Chuck Jones" is a new exhibition which chronicles the work of the legendary animator who breathed life into household names like Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck,… » 8/14/14 9:00am 8/14/14 9:00am

It's Only Mr. T! 30 Years Of Toys Confiscated From London Schools

Yeah, it's easy to romanticize the past, but there's something almost sweet about Confiscation Cabinets, an exhibition at the V&A's Museum of Childhood showing 30 years' worth of contraband swiped from kids at over 150 schools in London. » 12/17/13 3:00pm 12/17/13 3:00pm

Intergalactic Vistas Rendered In LED

LEDs are useful for a thousand things, but no one uses them quite as incredibly as Leo Villareal, an American artist who combines thousands of the little lights to make some seriously otherworldly scenes. » 8/09/10 11:00pm 8/09/10 11:00pm

The Gear That Won the Race to the South Pole

In 1910, two expeditions, one led by an adventurer, the other by a scientist, raced to become the first to reach the South Pole. Only one of the teams had the equipment and experience necessary to make it back alive. » 5/29/10 8:00pm 5/29/10 8:00pm