THE KNOWLEDGE FEED

Odd Cretaceous Animals

Odd Cretaceous Animals

Pages

The Math of Shuffling Cards

Chris Higgins

How much shuffling does it take to randomize a deck of cards? And how "random" can it become?

The First Guests on 24 Late Night Talk Shows

Sean Hutchinson

As James Corden takes over 'The Late Late Show,' here's a look at the very first guests of other late night shows.

The Morbid Way Colonists Protested King George’s Stamp Act

Erin Blakemore

Incensed by the Stamp Act, colonists put on a series of fascinating protests.

How Your Computer Might Be Keeping You Up At Night

William Herkewitz

Scientists agree that light from your computer or mobile phone can keep you up at night, seriously disrupting your sleep schedule.

20 Things You Might Not Know About ‘Pretty Woman’

Kate Erbland

The movie that turned Julia Roberts into a star—and popularized the "hooker with a heart of gold" trope—is turning 25.

Pages