In the News
You Know the Kilo. Now Say Hello to the Quetta!
Nov. 23 By Alia Hoyt
Can Red Flag Laws Help Prevent Mass Killings?
Nov. 22 By Patrick J. Kiger
Marvel's 'Wakanda Forever' Pays Homage to Mesoamerican Cultures
Nov. 18 By Julian C. Chambliss
Leading Scientists Name 10 Essential Climate Issues for COP27
Nov. 14 By Meghie Rodrigues
The World Hits 8 Billion People; Is That Good or Bad?
Nov. 14 By Jasmine Fledderjohann, Melanie Channon
An Expert Explains Why Mastodon Won't Be the New Twitter
Nov. 11 By Brian C. Keegan
What Happens If a Woman Takes Viagra?
Nutty Putty Cave Before and After the 2009 Tragedy
Who Was the World's First King?
Why the 1933 London Tube Map Is Still Considered Design Genius
How Do You Evict Your Freeloading Friend?
Owning an Old House: Charming Love Affair or Expensive Money Pit?
How to Clean a Dishwasher
How to Paint Galvanized Metal
Why Is Gas More Expensive in the Summer Than in the Winter?
Why Aren't Seat Belts Required on All School Buses?
Why Does Your Steering Wheel Shake When Braking?
Would Your Car Pass the Moose Test?
Native American History
Plains Indians Tell Their Stories Through Ledger Art
Plains Indian men kept historical records of their tribes in art. First with petroglyphs and pictographs and then on buffalo hides. When the white man came, they moved their art to ledger books.
It's About Time
Does One Dripping Faucet Really Prevent Frozen Pipes?
When temperatures drop below freezing, homeowners are advised to leave one tap dripping overnight. But does this advice hold up, or is it kind of leaky?