24 Cities You Learned About in School That No Longer Exist
From the tragic to the mysterious, you won't believe these fascinating tales of cities that no longer exist.
The Smallest Town in Every State
Think you live in a small town? These places give a whole new meaning to the concept.
50 Astonishing Facts You Never Knew About the 50 States
Quick: Where are “idiots” not allowed to vote? Plus 49 other odd, outrageous, or revealing tidbits about America's 50 states.
The U.S. States Most Prone to Natural Disasters
Driven by climate change, natural disasters across the United States are getting more extreme, more costly, and more deadly.
13 Major Countries That Aren’t Actually Countries
It's not easy to be a country. After checking out the following 13, you might never think of "country-hopping" in...
25 World Facts You Didn’t Know You Wanted to Know
Impress your friends with these nuggets of knowledge.
20 Unexplained Mysteries of the Amazon
Covering more than two million square miles in South America, the world's biggest tropical rainforest hides lots of scary secrets—and...
Can You Guess the U.S. State from Its Nickname?
See if you know your Sooner State from your Show-Me State with these 20 questions.
14 of the Most Baffling Mysteries About the Universe
We've learned so much over the centuries, but science still can't definitively answer these surprisingly fundamental questions.
6 Countries with the Longest Lunch Breaks in the World
Americans, read this and weep: Workers in these countries get two to three times as long for their lunch breaks....
This Is Why the U.K. Runs Empty Ghost Trains Every Day
Some have just a couple dozen passengers a YEAR.
Here’s How You Can Get a Look at the Most Secretive Place on the Planet
The government didn't even acknowledge it until a few years ago.