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10 Movies That Were Supposedly Cursed

"Poltergeist" reigns as the king of supposedly cursed films. How did this classic 1980s horror flick and nine others gain their reputation? Is your favorite on the list?

    • 10 Ways Technology Can Save People from Storms
      science 10 Ways Technology Can Save People from Storms

      A very strong storm doesn't automatically mean death or destruction. You can improve the odds of surviving intact with reinforcements to your home. Plus, scientists are improving their forecast methods. Let's look at high-tech and low-tech storm alerts.

    • 10 Worst Reasons People Have Called 911
      people 10 Worst Reasons People Have Called 911

      Having trouble with your homework? Looking to meet a nice guy? Need some cigarettes? Who you gonna call? 911? Believe it or not, all of these are actual 911 calls. And they aren't the worst examples of emergency number misuse.

    • 10 Jobs You Can Do in Your Jammies
      money 10 Jobs You Can Do in Your Jammies

      Working in your jammies doesn't mean you have to work from home. Maybe you could be a hotel tester, psychic or a professional cuddler! Here are 10 occupations where night attire is fine in or out of the house.

    • 10 of the Biggest Lies in History
      history 10 of the Biggest Lies in History

      You don't look fat in those pants. I didn't copy off his paper. She's a natural blonde. I am not a crook. Lots of us lie, but what are the biggest fibs ever told?

    • How Soil Lamps Work
      science How Soil Lamps Work

      Did you ever make a potato clock as a kid? If so, you already understand the basic principles that make a soil lamp work.

    • What the Stuff?!: The 4 Worst Ways to Die
      science What the Stuff?!: The 4 Worst Ways to Die

      Death might not be the most pleasant topic in the world, but it is inevitable and universal. Since we all have to go somehow, here are four of our least favorite ways.

    • How Oak Island Works
      people How Oak Island Works

      For centuries, treasure hunters have explored Oak Island in the hopes of discovering pirate gold — or Marie Antoinette's jewels, Shakespeare's manuscripts or even the Ark of the Covenant. What the scoop with this so-called "Money Pit"?

    • 10 Fairy Tales That Were Way Darker Than You Realized as a Kid
      people 10 Fairy Tales That Were Way Darker Than You Realized as a Kid

      Cinderella was the only girl who could fit the glass slipper, right? But did you know her two stepsisters cut off parts of their feet to try to fit it? That's just one gory detail Disney left off.

    • How Nomad Planets Work
      science How Nomad Planets Work

      They exist in the netherworld between solar systems. Sometimes they arise after being ejected from their orbits, endlessly roaming the Milky Way. Could a nomad planet ever wander a little too close?

    • 10 Rights the First Amendment Absolutely Does Not Grant
      people 10 Rights the First Amendment Absolutely Does Not Grant

      Thanks to the First Amendment, people in the U.S. can say whatever they want, wherever they want without fear of prosecution. Er ... not quite.

    • How Travel Writing Works
      money How Travel Writing Works

      Travel writing seems like it could be a glamorous career — it certainly has a colorful past — but how do you become one? Learn more about this career and whether travel writers can make a living following their passion.

    • 5 Advantages to Doing Your Own Taxes
      money 5 Advantages to Doing Your Own Taxes

      Saving money is not the only reason to consider doing your taxes yourself. Sometimes, you are your own best accountant. Here's why.

    • How Internet Folklore Works
      computer How Internet Folklore Works

      Perhaps your friends have posted that Facebook copyright message. Or you've gotten a forward-or-bad-things-will-happen chain email. Technology hasn't killed folklore – it's just created a space where it's shared more quickly.

    • Stuff Mom Never Told You: Why People Hate Lefties
      shows Stuff Mom Never Told You: Why People Hate Lefties

      Cristen answers questions about why left-handed people are considered evil and whether a handshake contains someone's character.

    • 10 Tax Credits for Single Parents
      money 10 Tax Credits for Single Parents

      Being a single parent can be tough, but at tax time, the government can actually help ease the burden. Here are 10 ways Uncle Sam can help.

    • 10 Space Landmarks We'd Like to Visit
      science 10 Space Landmarks We'd Like to Visit

      Fling away your Fodor's! Toss your TripAdvisor! We have the only guided tour of outer space you'll need -- a foray into the final frontier so ambitious it will make the Voyager probes' Grand Tours look like daytrips.

    • What’s the ideal tax solution for you?
      money What’s the ideal tax solution for you?

      You might be perfectly fine changing your own oil or sewing your own living room curtains. But what about your taxes? Should that be another DIY project, or should you look for a professional?

    • 10 ‘Healthy’ Things That Aren't
      science 10 ‘Healthy’ Things That Aren't

      If you're like us, you hit the grocery store with good intentions: reasonably healthy foods (that you'll still want to eat). But thanks to everything from marketing to plain old misconceptions, what we think is healthy often isn't.

    • 10 Child Stars Who Grew Up Just Fine
      entertainment 10 Child Stars Who Grew Up Just Fine

      The rises and epic falls of Hollywood kids have been selling tabloids for decades. But not all kids who work as actors flare out -- some go on to lead adult lives sans scandal.

    • 10 of the Worst Decisions Ever Made
      history 10 of the Worst Decisions Ever Made

      Everyone makes mistakes, but some lapses in judgment are spectacularly bad. What are some of history's most epic miscalculations?

    • 10 Real Animals That Seem Make-believe
      animals 10 Real Animals That Seem Make-believe

      The natural world boasts an incredible diversity of animals, some of which are so colorful and bizarre that they seem made-up. Meet 10 very creative creatures.

    • Top 10 Everyday Car Technologies That Came From Racing
      auto Top 10 Everyday Car Technologies That Came From Racing

      Most race fans dream of slipping behind the wheel of a purebred race car. As it turns out, your own car already has several features that were originally designed for racing. So what are they?

    • Top 10 'Star Trek' Technologies That Actually Came True
      electronics Top 10 'Star Trek' Technologies That Actually Came True

      The characters in "Star Trek" get to wield all kinds of high-tech gadgetry. Some of these gizmos are purely science fiction. What technologies have actually come to pass?

    • 10 Most Popular Cupcake Flavors -- and Why
      recipes 10 Most Popular Cupcake Flavors -- and Why

      The cupcake is hotter than ever, and it's easy to see why. This individual-sized little cake has a frosted dome, rainbow sprinkles and the kind of personality that fits in at a class party or a wedding. But what are the most popular flavors?

    • Top 10 Ways to Add Value to Your Home
      home Top 10 Ways to Add Value to Your Home

      While this may not be the best real estate market around, it is a good time to spend some money on your home to improve its value. But what should you do to get the most return on your investment?

    • 10 Most Absurd Fad Diets
      health 10 Most Absurd Fad Diets

      Eat right and exercise: It's no secret that those are the best ways to improve health and shed pounds, but often, people will go to crazy extremes to try to get slim. Would you ingest a parasite to fit into your skinny jeans?

    • Top 10 Simple Ways to Discourage Break-ins
      home Top 10 Simple Ways to Discourage Break-ins

      You don't have to buy an alarm system to prevent burglaries. If your home looks lived-in and if your neighbors seem nosy, you're preventing crime.

    • 10 Amazing Things People's Brains Have Done
      science 10 Amazing Things People's Brains Have Done

      The human brain can do some amazing things -- and humans can do amazing things because of it. Here are 10 of the most wondrous and unusual feats ever performed by a person's brain.

    • Top 10 Things That Women Invented
      science Top 10 Things That Women Invented

      Necessity may be the mother of invention, but many inventors are also mothers. By the end of the 20th century, female inventors held 10 percent of all patents -- a disparity indicating the hurdles women faced in receiving credit for their ideas. The inventions on this list overcame those obstacles.

    • 10 Small Space Storage Solutions You Never Knew
      home 10 Small Space Storage Solutions You Never Knew

      It's easy for a small living space to feel claustrophobic and cluttered. All you need is a poorly laid out room and too-big furniture. But there are easy, if unconventional, tricks to opening up a small space.

    • 10 Things to Do Before You List Your House
      home 10 Things to Do Before You List Your House

      We wish it were as easy as putting a sign in your front yard and listing the house on the Internet, but selling your home is going to take a little bit more work than that. But you don't have to spend a ton of money to get it ready.

    • 10 Worst Cars of the 20th Century
      auto 10 Worst Cars of the 20th Century

      The 20th century was a time when cars and new car companies were still trying to find their way. Some were wildly successful; however, there were also some failures -- so, so many failures.

    • 10 Best Family Dog Breeds
      animals 10 Best Family Dog Breeds

      A dog isn't just a pet -- it's a member of the family! Whether your brood is into vegging or hiking, there's a dog to complement your lifestyle and family dynamic.

    • 10 Tips for More Effective PowerPoint Presentations
      money 10 Tips for More Effective PowerPoint Presentations

      The presenter rambling on in front of you is on his 50th slide and shows no signs of slowing. Maybe you should slide him this article on PowerPoint tips before he plows through another 50.

    • 10 Weird Patents That Google Owns
      electronics 10 Weird Patents That Google Owns

      If you thought Google Glass and driverless cars were out there, then you ain't seen nothing yet. How about a throat tattoo microphone or a keyboard that projects on your hand? These are two other strange patents Google owns. What are some others?

    • 10 of the World’s Most Infamous Cults
      people 10 of the World’s Most Infamous Cults

      Maybe you've heard about drinking the Kool-Aid or listening to The Family Jams -- but what do you really know about some of the world's most infamous cults?

    • Top 10 Weirdest Prescription Drug Side Effects
      health Top 10 Weirdest Prescription Drug Side Effects

      Rainbow-colored pee? No, you're not crazy -- it could be a side effect of a medication you're taking. What's the weirdest thing a drug can do?

    • 10 Tips for Saving Money in College
      money 10 Tips for Saving Money in College

      College can be an expensive endeavor, even with scholarships and other kinds of financial aid. However, there are ways to save. From buying used textbooks to choosing the right campus meal plan, here are a few tips. And don't forget to apply for thos

    • 10 Things Men Should Know About Female Hormones
      health 10 Things Men Should Know About Female Hormones

      Think you know everything about women's hormones just because you know to bring home chocolate during her time of the month? Think again. Check out our list of things that men should know about women's hormones.

    • 10 Heaviest Objects Mankind Has Ever Moved
      science 10 Heaviest Objects Mankind Has Ever Moved

      It's always been a dilemma for humans: how to move that super-heavy object to a new place. But we always seem to find a way, don't we?

    • 10 Technologies That Help Buildings Resist Earthquakes
      science 10 Technologies That Help Buildings Resist Earthquakes

      Bend but don't break: That's the idea behind many of these temblor-thwarting technologies. They may even allow a building's inhabitants to walk out unharmed and start picking up the pieces after the earthquake subsides.

    • 10 DIY Wedding Favors Your Guests Will Love
      lifestyle 10 DIY Wedding Favors Your Guests Will Love

      We've all got a trinket or two from a wedding that we can't bring ourselves to throw away. Wouldn't you love to give your guests favors that they'll actually put to good use? Here are 10 edible and beautiful tokens of appreciation.

    • Is every snowflake actually unique?
      science Is every snowflake actually unique?

      You've probably heard that no two snowflakes are alike, but can that be true? Find out how molecules of water vapor come together to form these winter wonders.

    • Do jobs that are more fun usually pay less money?
      money Do jobs that are more fun usually pay less money?

      Some jobs are fun. Some jobs pay well. But is it possible to make money doing a job that you truly love?

    • Do people really scatter loved ones' ashes in amusement parks?
      people Do people really scatter loved ones' ashes in amusement parks?

      Who wouldn't want to rest in peace in one of the happiest places on Earth? OK, spending the afterlife in an amusement park may not be for everyone, but are there people who try to send the deceased on a forever roller coaster ride?

    • Are lab animals really calmer around women?
      science Are lab animals really calmer around women?

      The plot of "The Scent of a Woman" has nothing to do with mice. But in a research lab, some say that very scent is like rodent Valium. Mouse myth or reality?

    • What's the deal with crocodile tears?
      animals What's the deal with crocodile tears?

      Just how deceitful a creature is the sharp-toothed, swimming crocodile? Any more so than the other animals inhabiting our waters? They do cry, but it has nothing to do with insincerity.

    • Do plants feel pain?
      science Do plants feel pain?

      Though they may be stuck in one place, plants have proven to possess a surprising array of capabilities. But the ability to feel pain? Scientists are learning that the possibility isn't as crazy as it sounds.

    • How much do pharmaceutical test subjects get paid?
      money How much do pharmaceutical test subjects get paid?

      There are actually people who consider participating in clinical trials their career. Is it really that lucrative to be a human test subject?

    • Why are four-leaf clovers lucky?
      people Why are four-leaf clovers lucky?

      For centuries, people have considered four-leaf clovers to be magical — whether as an aid to spot fairies or a charm to bring the bearer good luck. So what exactly makes these tiny plants so special?

    • Is glass really a liquid?
      science Is glass really a liquid?

      Whether it's checking your look in a mirror or using a smartphone, we've come to rely on glass so much that it's nearly impossible to imagine life without it. But what exactly is this remarkable material? Solid, liquid or other?

    • Is Social Security income taxable?
      money Is Social Security income taxable?

      Think your money that's stashed away in the Social Security "lockbox" will be free from the IRS when you get it back during your retirement? The answer, though somewhat complicated, may surprise (and maybe disappoint) you.

    • Are Johnny Appleseed's trees alive today?
      history Are Johnny Appleseed's trees alive today?

      Folk hero Johnny Appleseed planted apple trees across the United States during the mid-1800s. Can you actually take a bite out of history and pick an apple from one of those trees today?

    • How could Google Glass detect people's emotions?
      electronics How could Google Glass detect people's emotions?

      Imagine being able to look at people and get a heads-up display about how they're feeling. Now, software is making use of the camera in Google Glass to do just that.

    • Can two parents claim head of household?
      money Can two parents claim head of household?

      You both pay the bills. You both keep a home. You both raise the kids. Does the IRS consider you both heads of households?

    • Exactly what is a zero-day vulnerability?
      computer Exactly what is a zero-day vulnerability?

      Viruses. Malware. Spyware. Add to the seemingly ever-growing list of things we have to worry about when dealing with computers one more factor: zero-day vulnerability. So just what the heck is it, and how does it put us at risk?

    • Is your computer built to break?
      electronics Is your computer built to break?

      The old saying goes something like this: That shiny new computer you just bought is obsolete the second you take it out of the box. Well, there might be some truth to it. Our modern electronics might actually be built to break.

    • What are the advantages of e-filing your tax return?
      money What are the advantages of e-filing your tax return?

      You've always filed your taxes the old-fashioned way — through the mail — but you're giving serious thought to joining the 21st century and e-filing your tax return. Will this new way of filing prove to be the better way?

    • What's a disruptive technology?
      electronics What's a disruptive technology?

      Are you a fan of a certain kind of product or gadget? Well, don't get too attached to it. There's probably a disruptive technology on the horizon that will send that gadget to the dustbin of history.

    • Who was James Webb?
      science Who was James Webb?

      He was responsible for some of humanity's greatest achievements, and his name now graces a massive NASA project. But how did a law degree lead to being a space pioneer?

    • Which is worse: being drunk or being sleep-deprived?
      auto Which is worse: being drunk or being sleep-deprived?

      Few would argue that being sleep-deprived is more fun than being drunk. But when it comes to functioning and not fun, which condition messes you up more?

    • How much does light weigh?
      science How much does light weigh?

      Seven ounces a ray! No, that's a lie. Measuring the weight of light is not as straightforward as that. So what's the more complicated explanation?

    • Lamborghini Pictures
      auto Lamborghini Pictures

      Our Lamborghini image gallery showcases some of Lamborghini's most amazing car line-ups. Check out these pictures of Lamborghini's fastest and most exotic cars in this image gallery.

    • Laptop Pictures
      computer Laptop Pictures

      Whether you are shopping for a new laptop or just curious about the latest technologies on the market, take a look at our image gallery.

    • Top 10 Breakfasts for Beautiful Skin
      health Top 10 Breakfasts for Beautiful Skin

      Breakfasts foods can be great for your skin. They're delicious and rich in wrinkle-fighting nutrients. Whip up these AM foods for healthy skin.

    • Skydiving Pictures
      adventure Skydiving Pictures

      Who would jump out of a plane intentionally? Hundreds of thousands of people, and they do it millions of times every year. See what it's like to be at gravity's mercy, with only a sheet of nylon to save you.

    • Brain Pictures
      health Brain Pictures

      What does your brain really look like? It depends on how it's imaged. Take a look at all the different ways we can view the human brain.

    • Beijing Pictures
      adventure Beijing Pictures

      China's capital city, Beijing's famous sites blend the ancient with the modern. See some of Beijing's most scenic and fascinating features.

    • Tree Pictures
      home Tree Pictures

      These tree pictures will allow you to stroll through the world of walnuts, maples, redwoods and more.

    • Annual Flowers Image Gallery
      home Annual Flowers Image Gallery

      Annuals are primed to germinate quickly when conditions are right, grow speedily, and then make loads of flowers, fruits, roots and seeds. Learn all about annual flowers by checking out this annual flower pictures image gallery. You may get some ideas.

    • Essential Gadget Pictures
      electronics Essential Gadget Pictures

      Do you have a smartphone? How about a digital camera? A portable music player? We bet you'll be surprised by how many of these 'essential' gadgets you actually own. Take a look and see whether yours made the list, or if we omitted any of your favorites.

    • Men's Health Pictures
      health Men's Health Pictures

      Take a look at men's health pictures and get health tips for men of all ages. Learn how to stay fit, healthy and active with men's health pictures.

    • Classic Toys & Games
      entertainment Classic Toys & Games

      The Slinky and Play-Doh have been popular with children generation after generation. This collection of pictures shows these and other popular children's toys throughout the years.

    • Alternative Fuel Vehicle Pictures
      auto Alternative Fuel Vehicle Pictures

      From electricity to saltwater to air, these vehicles run on all kinds of things you'd never imagine as fuel. What might power your car in the near future?

    • Superhero Pictures
      entertainment Superhero Pictures

      Superheroes, such as Spider-Man, Iron Man, Batman and Hellboy have all helped shape the comic book universe. This gallery features images of these and other popular superheroes.

    • Home Design Pictures
      home Home Design Pictures

      Home design is as varied as the people who come up with the blueprints. From the zeroHouse to houseboats, dive into the exhilarating topic of home design in this image gallery.

    • Foods for Beautiful Skin Pictures
      health Foods for Beautiful Skin Pictures

      What you eat can make a big difference in your health and appearance. See these pictures to learn about foods that are great for your skin.

    • Image Gallery: Incredible Homes of the Future
      home Image Gallery: Incredible Homes of the Future

      Houses today are built by construction crews and can take months. In the future, houses could be built in a day by robotic technology. Check out our Incredible Homes of the Future pictures!

    • UFO Pictures
      science UFO Pictures

      Do you believe in aliens? If you do, you certainly aren't alone. Stories of flying saucers abducting people and planes have existed since the dawn of flight. See whether you think these pictures scream Photoshop or for real.

    • Transmission Pictures
      auto Transmission Pictures

      Manual, automatic, sequential, dual-clutch -- these are just a sample of what you'll see in this image gallery. Check out pictures of all types of transmissions right here.

    • Turbocharger Pictures
      auto Turbocharger Pictures

      Turbochargers increase engine performance without adding much weight. Check out this image gallery to see pictures of how they do it.

    • Step-by-step Guide to Building a Barbecue Pit
      recipes Step-by-step Guide to Building a Barbecue Pit

      Have you ever wanted to build your own barbeque pit? These building a barbecue pit pictures will show you the steps for constructing a barbecue pit.

    • Diesel Engine Pictures
      auto Diesel Engine Pictures

      When you hear the word "diesel" you probably imagine something along the lines of a Mack truck. But what do powerful diesel engines actually look like? Check out this image gallery to see the cutting-edge diesel engines in development today.

    • Popular Web Site Pictures
      computer Popular Web Site Pictures

      Sure, you consider yourself the king of the Interwebs, but we bet you aren’t familiar with all of the sites that made our gallery. Or are you? Guess there's only one way to find out.

    • Cell Phone Tower Pictures
      electronics Cell Phone Tower Pictures

      A cell-phone tower is typically a steel pole or lattice structure that rises hundreds of feet into the air. Take a look at these pictures to learn more how cell phone towers work.

    • King Arthur Pictures
      history King Arthur Pictures

      King Arthur pictures at HowStuffWorks show illustrations and historical depictions of King Arthur and Camelot. Take a look at pictures of King Arthur.

    • Boxed Food Pictures
      recipes Boxed Food Pictures

      How many famous prepackaged foods do you consume in a day? Spam, Twinkies and Wheaties are just a few of our favorites. Check out these pictures of delicious boxed foods.

    • Will you EVER get back to sleep? The Insomnia Quiz
      health Will you EVER get back to sleep? The Insomnia Quiz

      Whether it's a few sleepless nights from time to time or long-term insomnia, millions of people are tired. Test how much you know about how to get a good night's sleep -- and what to do when you can't -- in our insomnia quiz.

    • Fix it or Ditch it: Is it Time to Replace Your Ride?
      auto Fix it or Ditch it: Is it Time to Replace Your Ride?

      Is it worth putting up with the occasional big repair bill and less-than-perfect-paint on your old car to avoid a new-car payment for the next several years? This quiz might help you make a decision -- finally.

    • The Fastest Quiz You'll Ever Take
      science The Fastest Quiz You'll Ever Take

      Make haste, poky person! Take this quiz to test your knowledge of the speediest stuff in the universe.

    • Gadget Savvy: Capacitors Quiz
      electronics Gadget Savvy: Capacitors Quiz

      What looks like a battery, has two terminals like a battery and stores electrons like a battery? Capacitors can store and release electrical energy, but don't replenish their supply. How do capacitors work, and what tools rely on them?

    • Mental Disorders Quiz
      health Mental Disorders Quiz

      There are several mental disorders, and many people you know suffer from them. Check out this mental disorders quiz and see how much you know about how they affect those who suffer from them.

    • Lego Physics Quiz
      science Lego Physics Quiz

      Some of the world's most innovative engineers credit Legos for sparking their interest in physics and experimentation. Lego blocks may remind you of childhood, but the lessons they teach can last a lifetime. Channel your inner Lego geek with this quiz.

    • Do you know how to get rid of acne?
      health Do you know how to get rid of acne?

      You probably don't think about acne until it demands your attention in the form of a bright-red outbreak that can't be avoided. Plan now, and discover the best ways to combat this common skin problem.

    • The Ultimate Basic Plumbing Quiz
      home The Ultimate Basic Plumbing Quiz

      Something we all tend to take for granted at home is the plumbing system. Although it is usually reliable, problems can occur. Take this quiz and see how you can repair some of the common problems.

    • What jobs have the best and worst pay?
      money What jobs have the best and worst pay?

      It's pretty clear that a doctor makes more money than a fast-food worker. But does a surgeon bring home more bucks than an anesthesiologist? It can't hurt to find out -- and it might even boost your salary savvy.

    • The Most Embarrassing Moments in the History of Science
      science The Most Embarrassing Moments in the History of Science

      What? Scientists get things wrong? We know. It’s shocking to hear, but science isn’t always an exact science. Mistakes do happen -- and they often lead to great scientific discoveries. So, grab your safety glasses and see if you can identify the most embarrassing scientific moments ever.

    • The Ultimate First Aid Quiz
      health The Ultimate First Aid Quiz

      Quick -- do you know how to perform CPR? Help someone who has just fainted? Get an insect out of a kid's ear? No? Well, read on. When you're done with this quiz, you'll feel a lot more confident in emergency first-aid situations.

    • The Ultimate Replace or Repair Washing Machine Quiz
      home The Ultimate Replace or Repair Washing Machine Quiz

      Why is it that your washing machine seems to malfunction at the worst possible time? When that happens, should you repair or replace it?

    • The Ultimate Viagra Quiz
      health The Ultimate Viagra Quiz

      Lots of rumors go around about Viagra, but what does this medicine actually do inside the body? Take the Viagra Quiz to see what you know about that little blue pill.

    • The Ultimate John Hughes Movies Quiz
      entertainment The Ultimate John Hughes Movies Quiz

      John Hughes nailed the 1980s with films like "The Breakfast Club." Brat-packed with great actors, his movies made teens everywhere feel like it was OK to be themselves. But how much do you know about Hughes' life and other films?

    • Tech Talk: Router Quiz
      computer Tech Talk: Router Quiz

      If you're reading these words, you've benefited from the operations of a router -- probably several in fact. Learn more about these mysterious mechanical manipulators that control network navigation by taking this quiz.

    • Food Fun: Fast Food Quiz
      recipes Food Fun: Fast Food Quiz

      You've probably been living under a rock if you haven't realized how unhealthy fast food can be, but do you know exactly how many calories were in that Double Six Dollar Burger you just ate? Find out that number and lots more in our fast food quiz.

    • True Love Quiz
      health True Love Quiz

      Is your love true? Take this love quiz and find out if are in love.

    • Clicking and Picking: The 'Minecraft' Quiz
      electronics Clicking and Picking: The 'Minecraft' Quiz

      Punching trees is an easy way to begin, but to survive long term in 'Minecraft' you'll have to handle everything from starvation to skeletons to silverfish. Do you know your planks from your pistons and your ghasts from your golems?

    • Electronic Cigarettes: Fact or Fiction
      health Electronic Cigarettes: Fact or Fiction

      The electronic cigarette is gaining popularity and generating controversy around the world. If you're unfamiliar with the device, or just want to learn more about smokeless cigarettes, brush up on your "e-cig" knowledge with this quiz.

    • The Ultimate Room Air Conditioner Repair Quiz
      home The Ultimate Room Air Conditioner Repair Quiz

      Maintain your room air conditioner to get maximum cooling during the hot, steamy months of summer. Understanding the operation of a room air conditioner will help you stay cool. Take this quiz to see how cool it can be to know how to repair a room air conditioner.

    • Stuff You Should Know's Ultimate Roller Coaster Quiz
      shows Stuff You Should Know's Ultimate Roller Coaster Quiz

      Roller coasters are a regular American institution. And if you listened to our podcast on coasters, then this one should be a breeze. Hang your head in shame for any score under 15 out of 20.

    • The Ultimate Auto Junkyard Quiz
      auto The Ultimate Auto Junkyard Quiz

      If you're in the auto resale or repair business or have scoured shops for project car parts, you probably already know that the junkyard of the 21st century can be a wired, high-tech and global operation. If it's been awhile, if ever, since you've roamed through aisles and piles of castoff cars and parts, maybe you'll find a surprise or two when you test your knowledge of salvage, wreckage and junk, online and in person.

    • Quiz: Do you Know how to Maintain a Central Air Conditioner?
      home Quiz: Do you Know how to Maintain a Central Air Conditioner?

      Learn how to make some repairs of your central air conditioner. Take this quiz to find out how much you know about how to repair central air conditioners.

    • Are You Ready for the Zombie Apocalypse?
      science Are You Ready for the Zombie Apocalypse?

      The zombie apocalypse might not be upon us just yet, but it's probably a good idea to be prepared. See if you're ready to face the living dead by trying your hand at this quiz.

    • Brewing, Distilling and Denaturing: Test Your Alcohol Knowledge
      science Brewing, Distilling and Denaturing: Test Your Alcohol Knowledge

      Booze, hooch, devil's brew. Whatever name you call it, alcohol is really just a combination of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen molecules. But this simple compound can have a complicated effect on our bodies. How do we process alcohol, and what lasting ma

    • How does fat leave the body when you lose weight?
      shows How does fat leave the body when you lose weight?

      As these exercise videos illustrate, popular culture is obsessed with burning weight. But how does all that fat leave the body? The scientific answer may surprise you.

    • 5 Ways to Stop a Killer Asteroid
      science 5 Ways to Stop a Killer Asteroid

      From nuclear weapons to gas eruptions, what will be the most reliable method for saving the planet from a killer asteroid?

    • How do words get added to the dictionary?
      shows How do words get added to the dictionary?

      It's true: All words were made up at some point. But could you really invent your own words and make them an official part of the English language? (Spoiler: yes.)

    • 5 Reasons Women Make Less Money Than Men
      shows 5 Reasons Women Make Less Money Than Men

      Mythbusting the myth of the gender wage gap.

    • 5 Animals With Superpowers
      animals 5 Animals With Superpowers

      Some animals have superpowers seemingly straight out of a comic book!

    • Could we ever build a real lightsaber?
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