THE KNOWLEDGE FEED

The popular hip-shaking dance, the merengue, got its name from the whisking motion required to make meringue. Without all that mixing and stirring, meringue is nothing more than egg whites, sugar, and cream of tartar.

The popular hip-shaking dance, the merengue, got its name from the whisking motion required to make meringue. Without all that mixing and stirring, meringue is nothing more than egg whites, sugar, and cream of tartar.

In the 1950s, Harper Lee moved to New York to become an author. Her 1960 novel <em>To Kill a Mockingbird</em> won a Pulitzer Prize, but aside from a few nonfiction magazine articles she's published since, she’s refused to write anything else—including

In the 1950s, Harper Lee moved to New York to become an author. Her 1960 novel To Kill a Mockingbird won a Pulitzer Prize, but aside from a few nonfiction magazine articles she's published since, she’s refused to write anything else—including a foreword for her lone novel.

The View-Master was originally for adults. The device was used to help soldiers recognize ships, planes, and artillery from afar.

The View-Master was originally for adults. The device was used to help soldiers recognize ships, planes, and artillery from afar.

5 Questions: Colorful Surnames

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

While sailing around the world in 2000, TV journalist Geraldo Rivera was followed along the coast of Somalia and nearly attacked by modern-day, Uzi-wielding pirates. The good ship Geraldo could have been a major haul for the pirates, but they were foiled

While sailing around the world in 2000, TV journalist Geraldo Rivera was followed along the coast of Somalia and nearly attacked by modern-day, Uzi-wielding pirates. The good ship Geraldo could have been a major haul for the pirates, but they were foiled when the newsman had his crew fire flare guns, drawing attention to the vessel and frightening off the attackers.

5 Questions: Just Plain Jane

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

Sweet Valley High

Questions:11
Available:Always
Pass rate:75 %
Backwards navigation:Forbidden

They’re identically beautiful, a perfect size six, and always getting into trouble! No, we're not talking about the Jonas Brothers, we're talking about Elizabeth and Jessica Wakefield! Get into your Fiat Spider and take a trip back in time to the lively, sunny and often horrifying town of Sweet Valley, California!

Morning Cup of Links: The Vote in Scotland

Miss Cellania

Name That Sculpture

Questions:10
Available:Always
Pass rate:75 %
Backwards navigation:Forbidden

Sure, you probably recognize all of the sculptures in this quiz, but do you know their names? See if you can get all ten of these piece's real titles.

5 Questions: This Is a "Warren"ing

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

Morning Cup of Links: The Desecrated King Tut

Miss Cellania

5 Questions: Wood-en You Know?

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

5 Questions: Wall Street Journal

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

Brain Game: Math Square #206

Sandy Wood

Pages