Inside Jim Henson's Creature Shop: Where Gadgets and Dreams Collide

It's not often that you get a chance to see the place where your childhood memories were literally built. It's kind of like peeling back the curtain on your dreams and finding the architects of them busily at work, pulling the strings, painting the scenery, and creating the characters you will vividly remember decades… »4/14/14 3:00pm4/14/14 3:00pm

While Mere Mortals Wallow in a Sea of Emotionalism, the Machine Is Busy Digesting Vast Oceans of Information in a Single, All-Encompassing Gulp

Jim Henson made this video in 1963 for Bell Labs, to try and illustrate the difference between humans and computers (most people back then had barely even heard of computers, let alone used them). It is, to say the least, very very trippy. »1/23/12 10:20pm1/23/12 10:20pm