THE KNOWLEDGE FEED

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Labor Day

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Grave Sightings

Amelia Earhart

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Amelia Earhart

Brain Game

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Brain Game

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11 Notable People Who Shared Their Names With Famous Contemporaries

Mark Mancini

You’ve probably met a few perfectly normal people who happen to have the exact same name as some celebrity. Maybe you’re one of them. It’s a common problem.

Strange States: Montana's Toxic Lake

Rob Lammle

This week we head to Montana, also known as Big Sky Country, and the home of director David Lynch, Hollywood cowboy Gary Cooper, and the man who made the phrase “March Madness” famous, sportscaster Br

How to Make a Cardboard Yo-Yo

Chris Higgins

Who Invented the Hot Dog?

Jason English

Every Monday, Craig Benzine answers a question from one of our readers.

14 Rock Stars Who Made Cameos in Movies

Rudie Obias

Rock stars obviously feel relaxed behind the microphone, but occasionally, they'll step outside of their comfort zones and in front of a movie camera.

Are Bees Really All That Busy?

Matt Soniak

Some bees don’t really do any work at all.

15 Words Plagued by Unusual Silent Letters

Arika Okrent

Teenagers Just Can't Figure Out the Original NES

Erin McCarthy

Brain Game: Taking Up Space

Sandy Wood

What Would Happen If You Stopped Dreaming?

Roma Panganiban

A Tour of the Internet in 1993

Chris Higgins

Here's what the Internet looked like 21 years ago.

Weekend Links: Our Enormous Sun

Roma Panganiban

5 Things We Learned from The Knick's Medical Advisor

Chris Higgins

How Should I Chill My Glassware?

Clair McLafferty

The Missing Links: A Different Look at Famous Scenes

Colin Patrick

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