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How does Pop Rocks candy work?

There's a candy called 'Pop Rocks.' When you put it in your mouth it makes a loud popping sound and it feels really weird! How do Pop Rocks work?


Can you build a better … fork?

Can you build a better … fork?

Can you build a better fork? Learn how to submit your ideas of how to build a better fork at HowStuffWorks. See more »

What does gravity have to do with the big bang?

What does gravity have to do with the big bang?

Gravity and it's relationship to the big bang are explained in this article. Learn about the relationship between gravity and the big bang. See more »

What is antigravity?

What is antigravity?

Antigravity is the Holy Grail of science discoveries. Learn about antigravity research and the possible uses of antigravity technology. See more »

How do touch-sensitive lamps work?

Touch-sensitive lamps is explored in this article from HowStuffWorks. Learn about touch-sensitive lamps. See more »

The Top 10 Questions of 2008

The Top 10 Questions of 2008

The top 10 questions of 2008 span medicine, science, food, finance and even Google. Read on as we answer the top 10 questions of 2008 on your mind. See more »

Can you power an iPod with an onion?

Can you power an iPod with an onion?

You can learn how to power an iPod with an onion on YouTube. Is it a good idea to power an iPod with an onion, or should you stick to your charger? See more »

Is it possible to fix a blown fuse with a chewing gum wrapper?

Is it possible to fix a blown fuse with a chewing gum wrapper?

If you could fix a fuse with only a stick of foil-wrapped gum, would you do it? Learn how to fix a fuse and why a gum wrapper may not be the best bet. See more »

What if I accidentally ended up locked in a walk-in freezer?

What if I accidentally ended up locked in a walk-in freezer?

Being locked in a freezer like the ones found in restaurants could lead to hypothermia if you're in there too long. Learn about getting locked in a freezer. See more »

What if someone shot a gun on an airplane?

What if someone shot a gun on an airplane?

Shooting a gun on a plane wouldn't cause much damage if the bullet hit the plane's skin. Find out what would happen if you shot a gun on a plane. See more »

How Quantum Suicide Works

How Quantum Suicide Works

Quantum suicide is a form of thought experiment that is related to the field of quantum physics. Learn about the concepts behind the quantum suicide theory. See more »