Why is the Sky Blue?

World’s Most Asked Questions: Why is the Sky Blue? It’s the mother of all questions! One of the most googled questions in the English-speaking world is the one that kids are famous for asking – and grown-ups are notorious for avoiding, because they just don’t know. So why is the sky blue?? The sky is…

How Do I Make My Batteries Last Longer?

So many of the devices we use every day have batteries and it seems like everyone has their own rituals for making them last longer. Some people store them in the fridge or unplug as soon as the battery is charged or even insist on only charging when the battery is on the brink of…

8 Things Ice Can Do

8 Beautiful, Weird, and Scary Things Ice Can Do Ice can be the bane of your existence in winter, turning streets and sidewalks into slippery deathtraps. But when conditions are just right, ice can create all sorts of weird phenomena. It’s delicate enough to form beautiful flowers of frost, but powerful enough to fuel earthquakes.…