25 Facts You Learned in School That Are No Longer True
You don't want your kids to think you're a dinosaur—bring your knowledge up to date with these new facts.
45 Facts You Never Knew About America’s First Ladies
Which first lady flew a plane with Amelia Earhart, or was reported dead by a Beijing newspaper? Keep reading to...
The Real Purpose Behind Those Diamond Patches on Backpacks
Turns out, it's a surprisingly handy tool you haven't been using.
This Is Why Americans Love Ice in Their Drinks and the British Don’t
You won't typically find a glass of water with ice on the other side of the pond.
Why Americans Use Fahrenheit Instead of Celsius
Why is there more than one system of measuring temperature to begin with, and why does the United States use...
50 Trivia Questions for Kids Only the Smartest Can Get Right
Test their knowledge (and yours) with a fun family trivia night!
How to Win Tic-Tac-Toe: The Strategies You Need to Master
A few simple strategies can make you a master at tic tac toe.
Here’s Why Radio Stations Always Start with a ‘K’ or ‘W’
You probably never noticed that they do until now.
12 Easy Math Tricks You’ll Wish You’d Known This Whole Time
Put the calculator away—with these simple tricks you'll be able to solve most problems in a jiffy.
25 Surprising Facts About Disney’s Most Famous Characters
Your favorite cartoons growing up have some interesting backstories.
This Is the Real Reason Aluminum Foil Has a Shiny and a Dull Side
Finally! One of your most pressing cooking quandaries, answered.
Why the United States Doesn’t Use the Metric System
Wondering why the United States is one of three countries in the world that doesn't use the metric system? The...
Why Do Americans Drive Automatic—But Most of Europe Drives Manual?
Fewer Americans are learning to drive stick shifts, but Europeans prefer them. These are the reasons why.
13 Facts You Never Knew About Streaming Services
Here's the ultimate TV guide to streaming services.
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.
52 Fascinating Facts You Never Knew About U.S. Presidents
Which president enjoyed skinny-dipping? Which one befriended his burglar while in office? Presidents are people too, and they have been...
U.S. Presidential Trivia Questions Everyone Gets Wrong
If you paid attention in history class, you might have a shot at a few of these answers. How many...
It Could Be Illegal to Throw Away These 8 Things
Americans throw away literally tons of trash. But tossing out any one of these items with your regular garbage could...
7 Myths About Full Moons You Can Safely Ignore
The full moon gets blamed for a lot of crazy stuff—not just werewolves! Here are the common myths about the...