Take a look at the 100,000 nearest stars with this stellar interactive display (har har).
1924 was the first year for the famous Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
We've written about the PhantomX by Trossen Robotics in a previous gift guide, and now the 'bot is back and ready to strut its stuff.
If you need a little help coordinating your Thanksgiving celebration this week, CNET just put out a rather helpful roundup of Turkey Day apps and other tips. Use this handy video for guidance and you can get your geek on while you stuff everyone full of delicious food.
Here are some fantastic landscape shots from photographer Mikko Lagerstedt. These gorgeous images are part of Lagerstedt's collection called Edge, which combine dramatic night skies and haunting landscapes all in one picture.
Here's an incredible aerial shot of Google's ambitious solar farm project currently under construction in California's Mojave Desert. It's called the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System, and when it's complete toward the end of 2013 it promises to do all these things.
What happens when you combine a Rube Goldberg machine with world-class athletes? You should probably just watch the video.
No, this isn't a time lapse image of one person scaling the "Ago del Torrone" in the Italian Alps. It's 28 separate climbers and it took them 5 hours to get into position for this photograph. View the gallery for some close-up shots of these intrepid folks getting ready.
Here's a gorgeous time lapse of Manhattan during the blackout. Jared Levy used the passing cars to light the otherwise dark city.
Carl Sagan would have turned 78 today. Let's celebrate with this video tribute of Carl Sagan and Stephen Hawking. Happy Carl Sagan Day!