Someone Made a Video of The Count Counting Pi to 10,000 Decimal Places

Here's a weird little corner of the internet for you to devour. YouTube user Crysknife007 is well-known for hours-long sci-fi marathons of idling starship engines or the silent ambience of Rick Deckard's apartment. But this time, we get our favorite numbers-addicted Muppet counting Pi up to 10,000 decimal places. » 11/30/14 3:00pm 11/30/14 3:00pm

Oscar the Grouch used to be orange (but was supposed to be magenta)

Sesame Street is 45 years old today, and the warm-spirited puppeteers behind the show's Twitter account did a fun thing. They shared 45 facts about Sesame Street over the course of the day. Chief among them is the fact that Oscar the Grouch was actually orange for the entire first season of the show. Orange! » 11/10/14 8:03pm 11/10/14 8:03pm

On Sesame Street's 45th Birthday, Watch Follow That Bird

Most of the movies I used to watch as a kid have actually held up well over time (maybe I just had boss taste as a child, but my favorite movies were Pee Wee's Big Adventure and The Muppet Movie, and both remain amazing). One I remember loving when I was little that I didn't think would stand the test of time was … » 11/10/14 8:00pm 11/10/14 8:00pm

3D-Printable Cookie Monster and Grover Figures Hit the MakerBot Store

The first series of Sesame Street characters to hit the MakerBot Digital Store weren't exactly its A-list residents. We all love Snuffleupagus, but he can't hold a candle to Big Bird. So thankfully Series 2 is finally here, just in time for Halloween, bringing with it some bigger Sesame Street stars you can 3D print… » 10/30/14 10:47am 10/30/14 10:47am

Sesame Street's Star Wars Parody Is Predictably Adorable

Remember that classic scene in Star Wars where Only One Cannoli tells Flan Solo to "Use the Four"—a simple counting trick—as a surefire method to curb his craving for his sidekick Chewie? No? Oh wait, yeah—that's from Star S'mores, this perfect parody brought to you by the lovable muppets of Sesame Street. » 9/12/14 12:42pm 9/12/14 12:42pm

Clever Video Editing Almost Makes You Forget Sure Shot Isn't a Sesame…

The new Beastie Boys music video is pretty awesome, is it not? But considering it was directed by Spike Jonze, that's not at all surprising. Here's what (the controversial) Final Cut X and about four days' time is capable of, via the fine effort from the folks at Wonderful Creative. [Vimeo via Jezebel] » 7/20/11 6:00am 7/20/11 6:00am