That’s Why We Do That! The Uncommon Origins of Common Habits
These things seem so commonplace, we barely think about them. But how did they get started, exactly?
Think a Coin Toss Is 50/50? Think Again
People have been relying on the coin toss for quick, unbiased decision-making since ancient times. But is a coin flip...
Song Stuck in Your Head? Here’s How to Stop Those Pesky Earworms
We've all had a tune linger in our head for much longer than we'd like. Here's why earworms happen—and what...
What Is IQ, and How Well Does It Predict Success?
What does IQ measure? According to our experts, having formal intelligence and being smart are not necessarily the same thing.
Can You Make Your Own Luck? Experts Explain How to Stack the Odds in Your Favor
Feeling lucky? It’s more than a matter of chance. And as luck would have it, we’ve got the tips on...
This Is Why Pickle Jars Don’t Include the Word “Pickle” on the Label
This pickle news is downright jarring!
If You Have One of These Rare Barbies, It Could Be Worth More Than $27,000
Check your attic to see if your old Barbie could be worth a small fortune!
These Are the Rarest Colors on Earth
You may think you know your color wheel, but the stories behind these rare colors just might blow your mind
If You See Red Paint on the Ground, This Is What It Means
It's an important spot for the entire neighborhood and anyone passing by!
140 Clever Trivia Team Names for the Win
Coming up with winning trivia team names feels nearly as good as besting the competition
This Is One of the Rarest Facial Features in the World
People with heterochromia have a striking and unique appearance. Are you among them?
100 Horror Movie Trivia Questions to Test Your Scary Flick IQ
Scary movie buffs, this one's for you. See how many horror movie trivia questions you can answer correctly about slashers,...
If You See a Boot on a Fence, This Is What It Means
Turns out, ranchers hang their boots up because it carries a special symbolism
These Are the Rarest Birthdays in the United States
How popular is your day of birth? Celebrate the rarest birthdays—and the most common!
100 Marvel Trivia Questions That Even Super Fans May Not Know
Think you really, truly know the MCU? Test your mastery of your favorite flicks with this tricky Marvel trivia quiz!
Here’s What It Means If You See Green Lights on a Car
We know red lights are for fire trucks and blue are for law enforcement, but what on earth does it...
Here’s What That Hole in Your Coffee Bag Is For
Being able to smell the beans is just an added perk!
State Capitals Quiz: How Many Questions Can You Get Right?
We'll go easy on you—only 20 questions. See how you do!
This Is the Rarest Eye Color in the World
What determines the shade of your peepers? Experts weigh in on the rarest eye color in the world—and the genetics...
What Is Sriracha, Exactly?
We'll splash sriracha on, well, just about everything. We unpack exactly what makes this spicy sauce so darn good.
This Is Why You See Those Colored Balls Hanging on Power Lines
They're strung across electric wires all over the country. But just what are the balls on power lines for? We...
This Is Why Traffic Lights Are Red, Yellow and Green
There's a perfectly good explanation for those familiar traffic light colors