THE KNOWLEDGE FEED

Pearly Gates hopefully extra-shiny for Mr. Clean's Arrival

Mangesh Hattikudur

CNN is reporting that Hollywood actor House Peters, Jr. passed away today at the age of 94.

The Woman Who Struck Out Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig

Mangesh Hattikudur

I learned plenty of strange facts this weekend at the Baseball Hall of Fame.

Lunchtime Quizzes: VP Winners & Losers

Jason English

In honor of tonight's highly anticipated Vice Presidential debate at Washington University in St. Louis, here are two questions the moderator probably won't ask.

Ghosts of VP Debates Past

Ransom Riggs

As the nation gets ready to hunker down in front of their TV sets tonight and watch the hotly anticipated Palin-Biden debate, I thought it was only appropriate to revisit a few notable moments from VP

Cufflinks: A Half-Inch of Personality

Miss Cellania

The stock market swings up and down, but fashion never fluctuates in corporate America. Every weekday in most big city offices, you'll find a workforce dressed

Brain Game: Not Far Between

Yes, they're all consonants, but that's not what we're looking for. And yes, I'm certain some of you will find alternate answers. And that's okay.

Expired Drugs: 6 Things to Know

David K. Israel

I was recently doing some research online about expired Advil. My wife and I noticed our bottle in the medicine cabinet had expired a year ago and were wondering if it was still effective.

Morning Cup of Links: Unsolved Cyber Crimes

Miss Cellania

What can you do with $700 billion? Buy seventy Hubble telescopes, pay off all the student loans in the country, or a lot of other things. * 10 simple things you can do to improve your writing.

Search Google From January 2001

Chris Higgins

In honor of Google's tenth birthday*, the search engine has posted a version of itself as it appeared in January 2001 (the earliest available index).

The Quick 10: 10 Magic Kingdom Attractions and Their Secrets

Stacy Conradt

It was on this day in 1971 that Walt Disney World in Florida opened up to the public.

The Killilea Family: Where Are They Now?

Kara Kovalchik

I first read With Love from Karen years ago when I was home sick with pneumonia.

Dietribes: Everything is Better When You Add Cheddar!

Allison Keene

Cheddar is one of the two most popular varieties of cheese in the United States (the other being Mozzarella).

The Internet's Famousest Felines

Ransom Riggs

One of the most striking things about the internet boom and the rise of sites like Youtube is the democratization of fame (or "fame" -- there's certainly a difference between reality sh

10 Coins That Aren't Boring

the mag

by David A. Norris Nerdy reputation or not, coin collecting (otherwise known as numismatics) has been a hobby since the days of ancient Rome.

Calling All Safari Enthusiasts

Jason English

We've been getting emails about a strange quirk that—I think—is exclusive to Apple's Safari browser.

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