Balloon Framing Affects Many Americans - But What Is It?
In general, American houses tend to be much less sturdy than houses elsewhere. But why is that?
The Surprising Reason Why We Don’t Hear Ad Jingles Anymore
Have you ever wondered why you don’t really hear jingles anymore? Why did they disappear, and what does it have to do with Michael Jackson? Find out here.
The Most Unbelievable Land Boom in America’s History
Miami Beach started as a swampy island, and that is just one bit of Florida's fascinating history.
These Road Designs Are There For a Very Specific Reason…
Civil engineers are turning to design tricks to subconsciously influence people to drive slower. Learn all about them in this video.
Why Covid-19 Vaccines Must Be Stored in Sub Arctic Cold
There is one logistical challenge about Pfizer and Moderna's Covid-19 vaccines. They need to be stored in subarctic cold. But why is that? Find out here
How the World’s Movie Capital Moved From New Jersey to LA
You might be surprised to find out that Hollywood's original location wasn't LA but Fort Lee, New Jersey!
The Problem with Concrete and What Can Be Done About It
Concrete literally makes up the cities we live in, yet it also puts us in danger. What can be done about it? Find out in this video
Why Does London Have a Skyscraper Shaped Like a Pickle?
It turns out that London's iconic buildings like the Shard & the Gherkin are not oddly shaped just for looks. Here's the real reason London has odd skyscrapers.
These Unique Buildings Have Some Bizarre Architecture
The beautifully weird architecture of these impressive buildings is sure to captivate you
How Singapore Became One Of the World’s Richest Countries
Singapore is one of the richest and most expensive countries to live in. How did this island city-state accumulate this wealth, despite its humble beginnings?
What Species Is the Oldest on Earth? You’ll Be Surprised
You'd be surprised to find out how far back some species go, including humans...
These London Buildings Are But an Empty Facade, But Why?
Leinster Gardens is a beautiful historical street in London. But it’s no ordinary street, as two of the buildings here aren’t real...
What Were They Thinking When They Put Up These Buildings!?
There are always buildings that people wish were never constructed, and the 50 you're about to see in this post are no exception. Here they are!
This Precious Substance Is Like Nothing Else on Earth
Amber scientists discover the inner workings of the ancient world. This video reveals why this unique substance is so incredibly valuable.
There Is More to Switzerland's Neutrality Than You Know…
Staying neutral during conflict isn't so simple. This video reveals some fascinating facts about Switzerland's neutrality and its true cost.
These Man Made Pools Provide Support to Millions of People
The Potash Ponds are not only a striking sight but also an extremely important resource. What's their story? Find out here.
Hypnotism: Science or Forgery?
His contemporaries called him a charlatan, but in the late 1880s, Dr. Anton Mesmer was onto something we now know as hypnotism.
These Engineering Failures Ended In Real Catastrophes
These are 10 of the worst engineering failures in history. These accidents had horrific results, and we must learn from them to never ever repeat them.
Is It Possible For Humans To Ever Be As Fast As Cheetahs?
The average cheetah can run at a speed of 80 – 130 km/h (50-80 mph)! Why are humans so slow in comparison?
E-Waste Is a Real Problem. What Can We Do About It?
About 6.9 million metric tons of e-waste was produced in the US alone in 2019, out of which only 15% was recycled. How can we solve the growing e-waste problem?
7 Fascinating Natural Phenomena Science Can’t Explain
From the Great Blue Hole in Belize to the Sailing Stones in CA, this video will introduce you to 7 natural phenomena science isn't fully able to explain.
What Would Happen To Your Body If You Stopped Showering?
Ever wondered what would happen if you stopped showering for a long period of time, for example, a month? This video has the answer.
Not Only Covid-19: 5 Historically Significant Vaccines
Infectious diseases were a problem long before Covid-19. These are 5 of the most historically important vaccines that made the world safer.
Immerse Yourself in the Endless Beauty of Tahiti
If there ever was a time to crave a vacation on a tropical island it is now. This video will take you through the white sand beaches and the clear blue water of Tahiti.
7 Famous Songs and Their Lesser Known Backstories
The 7 timeless hits in this article have such surprising and memorable backstories we just had to share them with you.