Chris Pratt Helps SNL Unveil Marvel's Next Superhero Blockbusters

What kind of superhero movies will Marvel be releasing over the next few years? You could believe the studio's official announcement – or, you could believe Chris Pratt and the cast of Saturday Night Live. » 9/28/14 9:40am Sunday 9:40am

Epic Batman Film Score Mashup Is The Perfect Weekend Soundtrack

The supremely talented Piano Guys have combined the look, sound, and feel from three eras of Batman films to create "Batman Evolution," a rousing mashup of classical composition that unifies nearly half a century of musical and cinematic history. » 9/28/14 7:30am Sunday 7:30am

Listen To This Teenage 'Hyperpolyglot' Speak 20 Different Languages

Timothy Doner began studying foreign languages intensely at the age of thirteen. Today, Doner, still a teenager, can speak more than twenty languages, making him one of the world's most famous polyglots – but equally impressive is his mature perspective on the subject of his linguistic fame. » 9/27/14 12:30pm Saturday 12:30pm

Giant, Worm-Slurping Leech Filmed For The First Time

For the first time, filmmakers in the forests of Borneo's Mount Kinabalu have documented the so-repulsive-it's-captivating behavior of a large, red, worm-guzzling predator. While it remains unclassified by science, the animal is known to the area's tribespeople, fittingly, as the "Giant Red Leech." » 9/27/14 9:00am Saturday 9:00am

Baby Poop Sausage, And Other Winners From The 2014 Ig Nobel Awards

Last night, scientists from around the world gathered at Harvard's iconic Sanders Theatre for the "24rd First Annual" Ig Nobel Awards, the wonderfully peculiar annual awards ceremony that recognizes those achievements that first make people laugh, and then make them think. » 9/19/14 1:30pm 9/19/14 1:30pm

'Pirate Speak' Is A Myth Perpetuated By Disney

Today is International Talk Like A Pirate Day, but before you get carried away with your ahoys, and your mateys and your timber-shivering, there's something you should know: Pirate-speak, as most of us know it, was invented by Disney; and pirates – real pirates, that is – probably sounded nothing like they do in the… » 9/19/14 10:55am 9/19/14 10:55am