THE KNOWLEDGE FEED

Big Question

Who Wrote Chopsticks?

Big Question

Who Wrote Chopsticks?

Invisible Like An Octopus

Invisible Like An Octopus

Brain Game

Nap Time

Brain Game

Nap Time

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Death by Anteater

Matt Soniak

Tim Horton Originally Sold Hamburgers

Nick Greene

With Burger King buying the Canadian coffee and donut giant for $11.4 billion, things have come full circle.

The Last Speaker of Her Language

Chris Higgins

25 Words For Other Words

Paul Anthony Jones

Why Do We Have Middle Names?

the mag Sean Hutchinson

9 Breakfast Tips and Tricks from 19th-Century Etiquette Books

Hannah Keyser

"It is rather pleasant to dismiss the servants and to wait on one’s self at breakfast."

Morning Cup of Links: Pizza Cats!

Rebecca OConnell

14 Beautiful Museums in Australia and New Zealand

Jill Harness

We've featured striking and stunning museums from North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Africa.

12 Vintage School Supplies You Can Still Buy

Erin McCarthy

If you're at all like me, the back to school season makes you incredibly nostalgic.

Remembering Keedoozle, America's First Fully Automated Grocery Store

Rebecca OConnell

Doctors Say We Should Let Students Sleep in Longer

Jessica Hullinger

Here’s a scientific suggestion most students will enjoy.

12 Feats of Strength from a 1700s Strongman

Nick Greene

"His head being laid on one chair, and his feet on another, four people (fourteen stone each) sat upon his body, which he heaved at pleasure."

The Missing Links: The Mathematics of Alien Invasion

Colin Patrick

7 Proposed Explanations for the Loch Ness Monster

Mark Mancini

Let’s discuss the Loch Ness phenomenon. Does a mysterious beast really patrol one of Scotland’s deepest lakes? Or do any of these less fanciful explanations hold water? You be the judge.

The Most Amazing Lie in History

the mag Lucas Reilly

How a chicken farmer, a pair of princesses, and 27 imaginary spies helped the allies win World War II.

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