Why we spring ahead
Why do we change to daylight- saving time in the United States before spring actually begins, whereas in Europe they do it 10 days after? Are we more advanced in our calculations?
A ton of cargo on a gallon of fuel
Recalled used cars
Surely many of the recalled cars are sitting on used car lots. Is there a requirement for used car dealers to have the cars repaired prior to their sale? If not, is there a legal requirement for car dealers to inform buyers prior to the sale that a recall is in effect for this …
Everybody knows that sharks sniff out the tiniest drop of blood in the ocean and swim right over to its source and start chomping. Basically, if not for that telltale scent, the sharks would never find anything to eat, right?
Geologists say Saturday's massive mudslide in Washington state was probably triggered when the Stillaguamish River undercut a slope already weakened by the relentless rainfall of recent weeks. To see photos of the area before and after, slide the red tool in the photo to the right, then to the left.
Geologists say Saturday's massive mudslide in Washington state was probably triggered when the Stillaguamish River undercut a slope already weakened by the relentless rainfall of recent weeks.
Other armies' soldiers
The U.S. secretary of defense proposes to shrink the active-duty Army to between 440,000 and 450,000 soldiers from the current 522,000. How many active-duty soldiers are in the armies of Russia, China and North Korea?
NEW YORK — It's called the chicken from hell: a birdlike dinosaur some 7 feet tall that weighed around 500 pounds when it roamed western North America on its long, slender hind legs.
Buying pot in Colorado
If I were to travel to Colorado, could I buy the legalized marijuana they're selling there?
WASHINGTON — Dr. Seuss had it right: Horton really does hear a Who. Wild elephants can distinguish between human languages, and they can tell whether a voice comes from a man, woman or boy, a new study says.