HowStuffWorks Show: Episode 1: Growing Corn
This clip from the HowStuffWorks show on the Discovery Channel focuses on the propagation of corn crops. Planting corn can be as simple as letting the wind carry seed, or as complicated as using GPS-aligned equipment to coordinate precise seed planting.
Fw:Thinking: The Internet of Things
In the future, the Internet of Things will impact our daily lives. Learn how the Internet of Things will work in this video from Fw:Thinking.
Fw:Thinking: The Future of Time
Defining time is a more complicated concept than it might seem. Learn about the future of time in this video from Fw:Thinking.
BrainStuff: Why Do Movie Theaters Sell Popcorn?
For millions of moviegoers, the idea of visiting the local theater automatically conjures memories of popcorn. But this wasn’t always the case – so why, out of all snacks, did popcorn become the #1 snack for film?
HowStuffWorks NOW: Meet Graham, the Car-proof Man
Humans are smart, but we’re also squishy, vulnerable, and prone to putting ourselves in heavy, machines that go in excess of 70 miles per hour. So what would happen if humans evolved specifically to survive an auto crash?
BrainStuff: What Is Satanism?
Just the term "satanism" is controversial. But what's actually going on with this counter-culture religion that values individualism and nonconformity?