Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Every year on April 7th, the cereal industry celebrates the birth of W.K. Kellogg, American industrialist and founder of the Kellogg's cereal empire. In 1906 the cereal guru started to churn out classic cereals under the name The Battle Creek Toasted Corn Flake Company, later to be...
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
From the days of domesticating agriculture our diet has played a huge role in who we are as a species. As technology advanced we were able to do more with food and learn more about what food does to us. Now scientists are asking bold new questions and getting some pretty amazing answers...
Thursday, November 6, 2014
Food is awesome! About 11,000 years ago humanity started to explore the domestication of agriculture. A little time passed, one thing led to another, and before you know it we have Nacho Day. Time flies when you're hungry... This year for Nacho Day...
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.
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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