Monday, July 14, 2014
Many important things happen every day, but on July 16th, we simply must take a moment to give props to Orville Redenbacher on his birthday! Of course, we can't celebrate a birthday without some tasty treats to pass around, so we're bypassing the cake and dishing out popcorn in Mr....
Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Busted door knobs, broken heels, and cracked glasses are a few things that can be fixed using super glue. The quick bonding adhesive works on nearly everything, perhaps that's why this glue is considered to be super. As amazing as this glue is it still can't be used to help us...
Thursday, October 31, 2013
The human body, explored with numbers.
Topics Covered: the body human, B0D1E5, RVA, Bodies, health, wellness, Facts, Funny, Learning, Statistics, Math of Large Numbers, stem, technology, engineering, Math, Mathematics, Scientific Method, Data, Force, Motion, energy, Matter, Life Processes, Living Systems, Interrelationships in Earth/Space Systems, Life Science, biology, chemistry, nutrition, Respiratory System
Did you know one billion chicken wings are consumed during the big game?
Topics Covered: SuperBowl, science, Football, Ravens, 49ers, Sanfran, sports, numbers, Chicken wings, San francisco, Baltimore Ravens, Superbowl Commercials, NFL, Priceless Science, Data, stem, technology, engineering, Math, Mathematics, Scientific Method, RVA, Washington Redskins, Redskins, Matter, biology, chemistry, nutrition
Friday, September 7, 2012
On this day we celebrate romance, love, and loyalty. These concepts extend past the human species. Check out a couple of examples of animals that mate for life. We hope you all have a good Valentine's Day!
Have you ever thought about the numbers surrounding Thanksgiving? How many dollars are spent on turkey? How many pounds of tryptophan is that anyway?
Coffee is one of the most commonly purchased products in the United States. Actually about 400 million cups of coffee are sold every single day!
Topics Covered: the body human, coffee, drinks, qyw, question your world, beverages, food, health, home, nutrition, wellness, the body human, Drink, RVA, Data, stem, science, technology, engineering, Math, Mathematics, Scientific Method, United States, Unites States of America, Life Science, chemistry, biology, Life Processes, Liquid, Chemicals
Saturday, December 10, 2011
How long would you dare to age a fruitcake and still eat it, assuming it was made and stored properly? a. 1 year b. 5 years ...
Wednesday, November 24, 2010
Turkey meat: white vs. dark - What causes the color difference between white and dark turkey meat? The type of muscle fiber determines the color of the meat. Dark turkey meat has slow contraction muscle fibers. Slow contraction muscle fibers, sometimes called slow twitch muscle fibers, are...
Tuesday, November 23, 2010
Want to wow your guests at the Thanksgiving dinner table with your incredible knowledge of turkey trivia? Check out these "Turkey Day" facts! Most farm raised turkeys are White Hollands. They cannot fly. An adult turkey has about 3500 feathers. Big Bird’s...