December 7, 2019

Here’s how Google Maps is different in other countries

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How Star Wars Stormtroopers have evolved over the years

This year, Lucasfilm hosted a most impressive display showcasing the evolution of the Star Wars stormtrooper. The exhibit included several of the screen-used costumes seen throughout the iconic movie series. From the classic stormtrooper to new designs featured in the upcoming Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, this stunning display examined the production costumes up close and studied the many unique styles deployed throughout a galaxy far, far away.

December 5, 2019

What’s the highest distance you can possibly fall from?

It’s probably not where you might think...

November 23, 2019

12 types of steak, examined and cooked

Amiel Stanek is here to break down the features of 12 types of steak based on cut, cattle breed, diet and age and how long the meat was aged. Whether it's the always popular Angus T-bone or the Piedmontese porterhouse, each steak has its own unique attributes and quality is truly in the eye of the beholder.

November 10, 2019

Learn how to slice every kind of fruit

From YouTube: “Sharpen your knives and come to attention because class is in session! Join chef Frank Proto from the Institute of Culinary Education as he shares a comprehensive look at slicing fruits both large and small, from the tough to the exceedingly tender. Watch Frank peel, dice, hammer, and chop his way across the produce aisle and learn the skills you need to slice any fruit your sweet tooth desires.”

November 5, 2019

Watch: Security camera records man stealing from a woman’s purse in an adoration chapel

“There is nothing concealed that will not be disclosed, and nothing hidden that will not be made known.” (Luke 12:2)

October 20, 2019

The real reason why planes don’t fly over the Himalayas

Wouldn't it be amazing to see the tallest mountain on the planet from an airplane window? Just imagine yourself nestled in your seat, sipping on a coffee and admiring that snow covered mountain peak! The only problem is that planes don’t fly over Mount Everest, or the Himalayan range, for that matter. But why?

The secret to Sriracha hot sauce’s success

David Tran is the man to thank for the Sriracha Hot Chili Sauce you douse your scrambled eggs with every morning. You know the stuff. Red bottle with a green cap and a rooster on the front—plus five languages on the bottle—this simple sauce connects people from different cultures and backgrounds...

October 16, 2019

This might be the world’s weirdest border

Hidden away in the rolling Eifel hills is one of the world's weirdest international borders: a long, string-shaped piece of Belgium that runs through western Germany. Why is it there, and what does it have to do with an abandoned railway?

October 11, 2019

Vatican I: A glance at papal infallibility

The first in a two-part video series looking at the legacy of the First Vatican Council.