This Is Everything Your Social Security Number Actually Says About You
Tell us your social security number, and we'll tell you what state you were born in! Find out what else...
This Is Why Glad Containers Have Circles on Their Lids (They’re Not Just Decoration!)
We never would have guessed!
6 Myths About Using Mouthwash You Need to Stop Believing Right Now
Mouthwash can help keep your gums and teeth healthy but only if you use them properly. We've got expert tips...
This Storm Chaser Captured a Perfect Shot that Will Give You Goosebumps
It will make you feel like you're in the storm.
This Is Why We Say “Abracadabra” During Magic Tricks
Share a fun fact at the next magic show you attend? Check.
Believe It or Not, This State Only Has Two Escalators—Here’s Why
The weird thing is, there's TONS of elevators...
The Creepy Reason So Many Southern Porches Are Painted Blue
It's not just pretty—there's a creepy legend behind the paint choice.
These Are the Luckiest Days of the Year to Do Everything, According to Numerology
Numerology predicts many life events, believers say. When will good fortune come your way?
This Is the Surprising Reason You Can’t Achieve Work-Life Balance
Sometimes, it feels as though there just aren't enough hours in the day. Between working your socks off, caring for...
Nope, You Probably Shouldn’t Stare Directly at the Solar Eclipse—Unless You Do This
Wait, staring at the sun is bad for your eyes?
Irregular Sleep Patterns May Have Kept Early Humans Safe from Predators, According to Science
We finally know why we're always getting up at the same time every night.
If You Were Born Between These Years, You’re Part of a Brand-New Micro-generation
If you had to adapt to the digital age, you're probably a Xenial.
Believe It or Not, It Used to Be Legal to Ship Babies Through the U.S. Postal Service
Some parents trusted the postal service a little too much.
Can Drinking Water Before Chopping Onions Keep You from Crying? We Tested This and 5 Other Methods
From chewing gum to lighting a candle, it's time to figure out which of these myths about onion waterworks are...
Rip Currents Can Be Deadly—This Chart Shows Exactly What to Do If You Ever Get Caught In One
The sooner you share this post, the sooner you can save someone's life.
The Best Underwear for Your Butt Shape
Whether you refer to it as a fanny, booty, rump, or rear, the fact is we all have one. What...
How Your Nose Got Its Shape (It’s Not Just DNA)
You might have the same narrow nose as your mom, but new research has discovered that there's more to nose...
Science Says We Look So Much Like Our Names, Strangers Could Guess Them
A new study shows that your moniker can actually influence your mug. And you thought it was just a coincidence!
The Number-One Reason Why You Should Never Sip From Straws (And It Has Nothing to Do with Lip Lines)
Before you mindlessly stick a straw in your iced tea, consider that single-use plastics are having a devastating impact on...
Sorry, Selfie Lovers. Science Has Bad News for You.
Think the world loves your selfies as much as you do? Not exactly.
Quiz: Do You Understand These 15 Tricky Words From ‘Hamilton’?
This quiz will tell you whether you're smart enough to see 'Hamilton.'
Why Does Asparagus Make Your Pee Smell Funky?
Ever enjoyed feasting on spears of crisp-tender asparagus and then noticed a strange odor when you pee? Numerous studies have...