12 Science Trivia Questions People Always Get Wrong

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What weighs more, a pound of gold or a pound of feathers? Tatiana Ayazo/,shutterstockYou might think that this is a trick science trivia question. But, if you guessed that they weigh the same, you’re wrong. A pound of feathers weighs more. Why? Gold is weighed in […]


22 Surprising Movie Trivia Facts You Won’t Believe Are True

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The code in The Matrix comes from sushi recipes Warner Bros./ShutterstockThose green symbols trailing down in The Matrix aren’t complicated algorithms. A production designer scanned symbols from his wife’s sushi cookbooks, then manipulated them to create the iconic “code.” Director James Cameron drew the sketch in Titanic 20th Century Fox/Paramount/ShutterstockUnlike Jack’s […]


13 Fascinating Facts You Never Knew About Our Oceans

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The reason it’s blue? The sun Dmitry Polonskiy/ShutterstockThe “deep blue sea”—and our “blue planet” with it!—owe their iconic color to the light of the sun. When the sun shines on the ocean, the water absorbs the longer red and orange wavelengths of light while reflecting blue light […]