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To fight world panic, Google doodles Douglas Adams

The author of "Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" and three episodes of "Dr. Who" would have been 61 years old today.

By 12 March 2013


Don't panic, it's just Douglas Adams' birthday Google doodle

The hoopy froods at Google have created an interactive tribute to the great man, who would have been 61 today.

By 11 March 2013


The site that likens Zuckerberg to Douglas Adams

I Write Like allows you to enter a piece of writing and discover whose writing it most closely resembles. It produces some surprising, amusing and, indeed, thought-provoking results.

By 20 July 2010


5 trailers to watch while you're waiting for Marvel to #FreetheFootage

We can't watch Spidey or Baby Groot legally yet, so here are some Comic-Con trailers to ease the pain.

By 26 July 2016


Astronaut celebrates Towel Day on the space station exactly like he should

Astronaut Tim Peake unveils a unique towel in space in honor of author Douglas Adams.

By 26 May 2016


For Towel Day, whip up a Pan Galactic Gargle Blaster (pictures)

Celebrate Towel Day, author Douglas Adams and "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" with a Pan Galactic Gargle Blaster cocktail made with ingredients available here on Earth.

11 Images By 25 May 2016


Don't panic! 'Hitchhiker's Guide' tech jumps off the page into reality

As Douglas Adams fans the world over celebrate Towel Day, it's become clear that once-futuristic items from the author's beloved book series are now part of our everyday lives.

By 25 May 2016


Swallow this: I made a Pan Galactic Gargle Blaster for Towel Day

Don't panic. It is possible to make a Pan Galactic Gargle Blaster from "Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" right here on your home planet. Just follow our recipe.

By 25 May 2016


'Crowd Control,' our crowdsourced science fiction novel, starts here

Read the first installment of "Crowd Control: Heaven Makes a Killing," a novel written and edited by CNET readers around the globe.

By 9 May 2016


Astronaut reads 'Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy' in space

The best way to celebrate the late author Douglas Adams and his beloved sci-if book "The Hitchhiker's Guide the Galaxy" just so happens to be while you're floating around a space station.

By 27 May 2015