In light of yesterday’s London Marathon, we find out where the word originates from
The reason behind our crossed finger superstition.
Can music really hypnotise a serpent or is it something else?
Which of our favourite pets wins as far as brain power goes?
If we could hear in space, how far from a star would we need to be to hear it?
Come on, we all know bacon smells better than it tastes. But why?
Spain is a fair way from Rome, so why are there Spanish Steps in the Italian capital?
You use the expression every week, but do you know what it stands for? Find out what OK means now
Do beeswax candles melt slower or produce a better smell? Read on for the knowledge
Discover if metals can fuse together in space now by reading on
Find out why Chinese dragons differ to their western counterparts now
Time to strap yourself in as Giles Sparrow is about to take you on a trip to the land of particle physics
10 tons? 100 tons? How about 1,000 tons? Find out how much gold there is in the world now after the jump
Find out how aeroplane wings remain stable now by reading on
We know electricity is fast but can it be heavy also? Science expert Alex Cheung answers all…
Is it a bear? What about a male lion? How about shrimp? Animal expert Luis Villazon delivers the truth now
Find out how many stars go supernova by reading on
Was the tea ceremony invented in Japan? Or was it in China? Maybe it was even India…
Will tigers be the future pet du jour? Find out now…
You shouldn’t eat the red ones right? Or is it the yellow ones? Get the knowledge now…