THE KNOWLEDGE FEED

When cranberries are ripe, they bounce like a rubber ball.

When cranberries are ripe, they bounce like a rubber ball.

In 1983, a tiny fleck of paint off an earlier spacecraft hit the windshield of the orbiting space shuttle <em>Challenger</em> at 20,000 mph, causing a crater to form in its windshield.

In 1983, a tiny fleck of paint off an earlier spacecraft hit the windshield of the orbiting space shuttle Challenger at 20,000 mph, causing a crater to form in its windshield.

Brain Game: His Eminence

Sandy Wood

Not only are all automobile taillights in the U.S. red, they're a specific shade of red (with a specific color wavelength and intensity) mandated by the federal government.

Not only are all automobile taillights in the U.S. red, they're a specific shade of red (with a specific color wavelength and intensity) mandated by the federal government.

5 Questions: Summer Vacation Road Trip

Questions:5
Available:Always
Pass rate:75 %
Backwards navigation:Forbidden

5 Questions: Types of Trucks

Questions:5
Available:Always
Pass rate:75 %
Backwards navigation:Forbidden

5 Questions: Nancy Schmancy

Questions:5
Available:Always
Pass rate:75 %
Backwards navigation:Forbidden

Peanut Butter Dreams

Questions:12
Available:Always
Pass rate:75 %
Backwards navigation:Forbidden

Move over, jelly - November is Peanut Butter Lovers' Month. Test your knowledge of the sticky stuff with these 12 questions, and find out if your path to Peanut Butter Heaven is smooth ... or extra-chunky.

5 Questions: Rhonda's Favorite Critters

Questions:5
Available:Always
Pass rate:75 %
Backwards navigation:Forbidden

Name the Monopoly Properties

Questions:1
Available:Always
Pass rate:75 %
Backwards navigation:Forbidden

Forget your commemorative Pokemon/Sesame Street/NFL Editions. Real, American Monopoly is played on the classic board, with properties named after actual Atlantic City streets (besides, a Sesame Street game that sternly commands players to "GO TO JAIL" is just plain wrong). So raid your memory's game closet for all 28 properties, utilities, and railroads from 'original' Monopoly.

5 Questions: Blown Away

Questions:5
Available:Always
Pass rate:75 %
Backwards navigation:Forbidden

5 Questions: Gang"str" Lean

Questions:5
Available:Always
Pass rate:75 %
Backwards navigation:Forbidden

5 Questions: In the Closet

Questions:5
Available:Always
Pass rate:75 %
Backwards navigation:Forbidden

5 Questions: I Sawyer Again Last Night

Questions:5
Available:Always
Pass rate:75 %
Backwards navigation:Forbidden

Brian May, the lead guitarist for Queen, dropped out of a physics PhD at Imperial College London to follow the path to rock stardom. He finally completed his thesis in 2007.

Brian May, the lead guitarist for Queen, dropped out of a physics PhD at Imperial College London to follow the path to rock stardom. He finally completed his thesis in 2007.

Pages