ROM

Mario no Photopi

This Forgotten Nintendo 64 Game Is One Part Photoshop, One Part 'Mario Paint'

An obsolete memory card from the 90s made Mario’s foray into photoshopping inaccessible until now.
Jason Johnson
10.5.17
WTF Nature

Who Needs Aliens When Prehistoric Anus-Faced Worms Already Existed

“Darting from the water depths, the spines would have been a terrifying sight to many of the smallest marine creatures that lived during that time.”
Becky Ferreira
8.3.17
ROM

This 'Super Mario 64' ROM Hack Lets You Make and Share Your Own Levels

Modder gives 'Super Mario 64' the 'Super Mario Maker' treatment.
Emanuel Maiberg
7.18.17
ROM

Finally, 'Sonic the Hedgehog' Is Playable in Hebrew

Fans have hacked Hebrew into Sega’s classic game.
Jason Johnson
6.16.17
whole lotta love

This 600-Pound Preserved Blue Whale Heart Will Last 1,000 Years

It's the first preserved blue whale heart in the world.
Lisa Cumming
5.18.17
Gatekeeper of Gozer

This Newly Found Dinosaur Is Named For Zuul From ‘Ghostbusters’

There is no Dana, only Zuul.
Lisa Cumming
5.9.17
watch

Watch Us Enter The Queer Cyberpunk World of '2064: Read Only Memories'

Midboss Games' revamped adventure game features new voice talent, art and puzzles.
Danielle Riendeau
1.13.17
Art

Mud Dragons, Tully Monsters, And Toothed Whales: The Best Paleo Art of 2016

As chosen by an artist who draws dinosaurs for a living.
Danielle Dufault
12.27.16
Twitter

Read Twitter on a Hacked Nintendo Because Your Childhood Needs to Be Ruined

Social Media Bros. lets Luigi stomp goombas under bad tweets.
Emanuel Maiberg
5.9.16
Hell or Salt Water

The Plan to Give Every Ocean Species a Genetic Barcode

A wildly ambitious plan made even more difficult beneath the waves.
Jordan Pearson
8.12.15
News

Why This Blue Whale's Massive Heart Is Being Blown Up Like a Beach Ball

The months-long process of thawing, inflating, preserving and displaying a blue whale's heart has never been done before.
Matthew Braga
6.15.15