There are some things we use or do all the time without knowing the true reason behind them. Instead of taking them for granted, find out what the most curious facts about everyday objects you never had time to Google.
Why are plane windows rounded? Why are sneakers called sneakers? What is the right way to peel a banana? You’ll be surprised to find out the answers to these questions.
Did you think croissants were from France? If yes, then you’re not alone. Given the French name, it’s obvious that most people would think they originated in France. But that’s not true. Croissants actually hail from Vienna, Austria.
The hole between the camera and the flash on the iPhone 0:43
Slotted patches on some backpacks 1:12
Hole in the bottom of a padlock 1:51
The USB logo 2:12
Little block of color near the sealed end of a tube 2:52
Why is there a stem on a wine glass? 3:20
What is maple syrup jar handle for? 4:03
The right way to peel a banana 4:31
Does Barbie have the last name? 5:23
Who invented the fire hydrant? 6:00
Does my poo impact the environment? 6:22
Why are trailers called trailers if they’re shown before a film begins? 7:15
Are croissants actually from France? 7:39
Why are plane windows rounded? 8:28
Who is sneaking? Why are sneakers called sneakers? 9:08
Why are the keys on the keyboard not arranged alphabetically? 9:55