THE KNOWLEDGE FEED

The Last Foot-Binding Survivors

The Last Foot-Binding Survivors

Brain Game

Temperatures

Brain Game

Temperatures

The NASA Sniffer

The NASA Sniffer

quiz

Coinage

quiz

Coinage

On the Set of Star Wars VII

On the Set of Star Wars VII

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Holy Throwback! Photos From the Set of 'Batman'

Rebecca O'Connell

Adorable Primate Does an Impressive Impression of a Cobra

Matt Soniak

The Most Iconic Soft Drink in Each State

Jason English

What's your state's signature soft drink?

11 Remnants of the Bastille You Can Still See Today

Arika Okrent

On July 14, 1789, the French Revolution began with the storming of the Bastille prison.

What Do Players Get for Winning the World Cup?

Nick Greene

Immortality is nice and all, but it doesn't keep strudel on the table.

Brain Game: Math Square #224

Sandy Wood

8 Foods on the Actual Paleo Diet

Brian Switek

What did our Ice Age ancestors eat?

How Does One Actually Read Tea Leaves?

Nick Greene

WWI Centennial: “A Leap In The Dark”

Erik Sass

The First World War was an unprecedented catastrophe that shaped our modern world. Erik Sass is covering the events of the war exactly 100 years after they happened.

WATCH THIS: "Going Deep With David Rees"

Chris Higgins

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Wax (But Were Afraid to Ask)

Kate Horowitz

What do sperm whales, lipstick, and gummy bears have in common?

The 12 Biggest Electrical Blackouts In History

Roger Cormier

An anniversary of the New York City blackout reminds us of previous power failures.

Inside the "Game of Thrones" Season 4 Effects

Chris Higgins

Weekend Links: Are You Smarter Than a 4-Year-Old?

Roma Panganiban

Q&A: Andy Serkis On Performance Capture and Playing Apes

Jennifer M Wood

The world’s smartest ape is one of Hollywood’s most engaging filmmakers

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