16 Little-Known Secrets Behind Olympic Medals
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There Are Thousands of Shipwrecks Below Lake Erie. This Chilling Photo Explains Why.
You won't be surfing these waves any time soon.
Surprising Trivia Behind America’s Most Iconic Foods
Separating myth from history: how Buffalo wings, hot dog buns, nachos, and more classic American foods came to be.
9 Things You Didn’t Know About the First Mother, Eve
We don’t know a whole lot about Eve. We don’t know exactly how many children she had nor at what...
6 Crazy, Colorful Facts About Rainbows
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Why Do Baseball Managers Wear Uniforms? 4 Pressing Baseball Questions You’ve Always Had
Vitally important answers to those baseball questions you've never asked.
40 Shocking Facts About the Filming of ‘Jaws’
Fascinating trivia to celebrate the 42nd anniversary of this classic summer thriller.
7 Weird Facts About Trees You Never Knew
We crave trees' shade and admire their beauty, but there's plenty of fascinating trivia about trees you've probably never learned....
“Fragile” is Meaningless: Blunt Confessions of a UPS Handler
"I won't lie and say I've never stood on a package."
Bill and Melinda Gates: 3 Myths About the World’s Poor
Life is improving for most people on this planet: Leading philanthropists deliver good news about global poverty.
Why Do Seashells Sound Like the Ocean?
What is it about seashells that makes them sound like the beach at which you found them?
How Biomimicry Works: Janine Benyus Explains
To biologist Janine Benyus, nature is the great inventor.
Which Pen Is Made for the White House?
If you have ever worked for an American government institution, you've used this pen. Know what it is?
You’ll Never Believe Who Invented the Super Soaker!
The Popsicle, the super soaker, the kevlar vest ... some of the craziest invention stories ever.
Movie Trivia Game: Guess the Working Title
Can you figure out which are the working titles for these blockbuster films?
6 Global Warming Effects That May Surprise You
You might already think of global warming effects as melting ice, rising seas, stronger hurricanes. But it also means higher...
Baseball Trivia: 9 Moments That Changed the Game Forever
As the new baseball season gets underway, a look back at the deals, rule changes, and cultural shifts that shaped...
How Much Do 1.23 Billion Chicken Wings Weigh? And Other Things You Don’t Know About Our Favori...
Chicken wings and football, a match made in...Buffalo?
Quiz! Wine Trivia that Even Ted Allen Would Appreciate
Not just for the oenophiles at the table, you too can learn quirky, shareable facts about reds, whites, and booze.
Relax, Earthlings, NASA Says the End is Not Near
Apocalypse believers who fervently expect the world to end on December 21 are in for a surprise, because NASA is
13 Things You Didn’t Know About Bond…James Bond
Think you know James Bond movies? We dug up little-known trivia about Agent 007.